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Johannesburg, Gauteng

Senior Android Developer (EE) (JHB)

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The expertise of a highly skilled and forward-thinking Senior Android Developer is sought by one of the continent’s leading money transfer platforms. Joining their Joburg team, you will be expected to work on an enterprise Java (Android) codebase. You will require 6+ years’ experience as a Developer of which 4+ should have been Android development, strong technical knowledge of Java for Android, Gradle, Android Studio and have working knowledge of JSON REST APIs, Android persistence layers (Preference, File, SQLite), Firebase & Google APIs, Junit, Expresso, UI Automator and Scanning tech including: EAN, PDF, MRZ & OCR.



Write maintainable code with automated tests.

Review code to ensure code quality.

Communicate effectively when dealing with technical support queries.



+6 Years’ experience as a Developer.

+4 Years’ experience as an Android Developer.

Excellent technical knowledge of Java for Android, Gradle and Android Studio.

Strong understanding of design patterns and experience architecting complex software.

Debugging and troubleshooting skills.

Insight in applying design patterns to complex problems as needed.

Experience in architecting, developing, testing, deploying systems.

Solid understanding of integration and web services.

Experience in and/or have a good understanding of caching, revision control, message queues, issue tracking, monitoring, database transactions, testing.

Working knowledge and experience with:


Scanning technologies. (EAN, PDF, MRZ, OCR)

Android persistence layers (Preference, File, SQLite)

Firebase & Google APIs

Publishing to Google Play

Unit & Automated testing techniques for Android apps. (JUnit, Expresso, UI Automator)


Advantageous –

iOS development experience is a bonus.

Kotlin experience.


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.



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Employment Equity, Permanent

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