Senior Android Developer Job in Nairobi Kenya

Senior Android Developer

Industry: IT / Software Development

Location: Nairobi

Our client, a leading online technology company that owns and operates 35 specialized niche dating sites, is seeking to recruit an Android Developer.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ability to design, advise and develop User Interfaces for Mobile based applications on android platform targeting both tablets and phones from multiple manufacturers.
  • Consumption and manipulation of HTTP, SOAP, REST, JSON and WMS Services on android platform.
  • To use database skills and knowledge to come up with sound database designs for various software projects prior to the development phase.
  • To create various required system design documents and tools for solutions for approval prior to their development.
  • To program and develop according to specification with the main aim of developing a problem solving and customer acceptable solution and that meets the clients’ requirements.
  • Develop software solutions according to the given specifications and come up with deliverables within deadline and resources constraint.
  • To integrate various solutions developed with other systems that exist and that are meant to work hand in hand with the developed solution in the best manner possible.
  • To conduct system integration tests where applicable for solutions developed and that integrate with others that exist or that are built away from our solution.
Professional Skills and Competencies
  • Degree Computer Science/Information Technology or related course.
  • 4 – 5  years working with an OOP language e.g. Java, C++ or C#.
  • Working knowledge of programming methodologies, structures, and concepts including but not limited to Object Oriented Methodologies and UML.
  • Three years’ experience designing and developing android applications that integrate with enterprise systems.
  • Good understanding data management methods in Android such as SQLite and Java and Android lifecycle, garbage collection and design patterns
  • Strong understanding of integration requirements for Android Based mobile applications.
  • Experience with the entire Android software development life cycle.
  • Experience debugging and Android Application using but not limited to DDMS and in Android SDKs and Google APIs.
To apply, send your CV only to before Monday, 20th January 2016. 
Clearly indicate the position applied for and the minimum salary expectation on the subject line.

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Updated: January 14, 2016 — 12:28 am