Android Technical Lead - Manchester - £65,000 + Benefits

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits!

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    Lauren Oldfield

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    10 months ago

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Android Technical Lead - Kotlin, Java, Agile - Manchester - £65,000 + Extensive Benefits Package including 8% pension, 25% bonus and 32 days holiday + much more

Role Specification

I am currently on the hunt for a passionate and talented Android Technical Lead (Kotlin, Java, Agile) to join a successful, well established and evolving ecommerce brand based in Central Manchester that are looking to disrupt the current market and further develop their world-class engineering team. As the Android Technical Lead (Kotlin, Java, Agile) your role will involve leading the team through analysis, design, development, testing, release and post-production support while liaising with all members of the wider team including Delivery Leads, Technical Architects, Systems Analysts and UX/UI Designers.

As the Android Technical Lead (Android, Java, Agile) you will be technical authority within a small, yet high profile mobile team, and therefore responsible for delivering end-to-end solutions in a fast-paced agile environment whilst championing new features and capabilities within the Android delivery stream. You will be involved in kick-offs and hand offs, particularly around architectural changes or large pieces of new functionality and above all else ensure Android best practice is maintained across the department.

Essential Experience

  • Knowledge of architectural patterns in Java.
  • Understanding of Android Human Interface Guidelines.
  • Experience of deploying to the Play Store and Google's App Store Review Guidelines
  • Integration with services/systems (JSON, RESTful).
  • Source Control/Configuration management (e.g. GIT).
  • Automated build and deployment with continuous integration.
  • Driving agile software principles.
  • Maintain knowledge of the latest tools and technologies.

The Company

A well established ecommerce brand, boasting a 100 year heritage, and a world class product allowing revenue to increase year on year. With a passion for innovation, this brand has continued to push boundaries with their products and this year plan on disrupting the market once more. This company is truly people focused, and strives for enviable work life balance within the team.

As well a generous starting salary there is also an extensive and impressive and market benefits package on offer that is unlike any other in the current market! This package includes;

  • Flexible working hours
  • Remote working options
  • 8% Employee pension contribution
  • Life Assurance (5 x Salary)
  • 24 days holiday + 8 Days bank holiday + An additional day every 2 years + The option to buy holidays
  • Private Medical Care for yourself and immediate family
  • Share save scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Brand Discounts
  • Hotel and leisure discounts
  • Employee assistance programme
  • + MUCH more

Apply Now!

Applications are being reviewed as we speak so don't miss the opportunity to be involved in the future of Mobile Development - With an attractive salary to boot!

Android Technical Lead - Kotlin, Java, Agile - Manchester - £65,000 + Extensive Benefits Package including 8% pension, 25% bonus and 32 days holiday + much more

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