Senior Android Application Developer

Employer
Jaguar Land Rover
Location
Jaguar Land Rover Manchester
Salary
£38000 to £61000 per year
Closing date
30 Sep 2021

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Job description:

WHAT TO EXPECT

The Jaguar Land Rover Mobile development team is looking for great and passionate Android developers who will be able to aid in the delivery, support, and maintenance of top-quality mobile products to a global userbase. These products are developed primarily in Kotlin and target a variety of Android platforms including but not limited to; phones, tablets, and wear, with the potential for Android Auto integration.

Working on our truly innovative Flagship Global Project - You will support our customer engagement with developing in-car applications to increase the luxury, comfort and technology in our vehicles. Developing new applications to maximise the customer experience, knowledge and cutting-edge actions.

You will collaborate directly with product management, design, QA and engineering to define and implement new and innovative solutions for the road ahead. Develop products that communicate either directly or indirectly with existing Jaguar Land Rover vehicles to provide compelling user experiences. Working on both new and existing products whose codebases encompass a variety of technologies and implementation methods.

You will be developing robust, high quality native Android apps, modules, and libraries written in Kotlin. Working as a member of an agile team, in both Scrum and Kanban environments, contributing to team ceremonies and planning. Working closely with our UI/UX teams to implement high quality mobile first designs that feel native to the Android platform.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

You will need at least 5+ years of experience in Android development, with demonstrable or published apps. Experience of developing production Android apps in Java or Kotlin (preferable). You will also need solid experience with Android Studio and familiarity with tools like adb and virtual devices.
An understanding of Test-Driven Development and experience with JUnit testing. Awareness of the AndroidX/Jetpack frameworks as well as other Android development practices like dependency injection, reactive frameworks, material design, and constraint layout.

You will also possess:
* The ability to work with Git, CI Systems and management tools such as JIRA.
* Experience with HTTP and RESTful APIs, with an understanding of socket communication.
* An understanding of modern app architectures such as MVP, MVVM, or MVI.
* An aptitude for problem solving and an openness to learning new skills and technologies.

Company

Innovative. Trusted. Pioneering. These three qualities have always summed up Jaguar Land Rover. They have been encapsulated within the performance, luxury and excellence of all our products. They are what every person working for us lives and breathes.

We have been automotive industry pioneers for more than six decades. Jaguar debuted in 1935. Land Rover made its celebrated entrance in 1948.

From then until now, we have been at the forefront of technical innovation in all areas of vehicle development. Through our revolutionary technologies, performance and craftsmanship, we have pushed the boundaries of what the industry considers possible over and over again. Our efforts have led to some of the most iconic nameplates ever to grace the road.

With an ever-evolving history and exhilarating future, this is the place to drive your pursuit for success. This is where you'll push the boundaries of your potential. This is where you'll put excellence in motion.

Find Us
Location
Coventry
Warwickshire
CV3 4LF
United Kingdom

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