Senior Android Engineer Job in Kenya

Senior Android Engineer

Your Role

Our team is looking for highly experienced android engineers to lead development of our android based software products. In this position on the software engineering team, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to many customer and internal facing products.  KOKO’s suite of products spans multiple technical domains and disciplines in software and hardware, and so experience in end-to-end systems thinking across distributed components is key for this role.

What You Will Do

  • Lead the delivery of software projects in a team-based environment
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with business users, product managers, project managers and other engineers to to define, design, scope and ship new features using elegant solutions.
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Work alongside other engineers on the team to elevate technology and consistently apply best practices.
  • Help others to improve the quality of their work through regular design and code reviews
  • Participate in building the engineering culture at KOKO

What You Will Bring To KOKO

  • At least four years experience developing Android applications at enterprise scale
  • Strong understanding of the Android SDK and the Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Hands on knowledge of Restful API’s and Web Services
  • Deep understanding of mobile experience design for variable screen sizes in across versions of Android
  • Strong understanding of unit testing, design patterns and usage of tools like profilers
  • Experience with source control and continuous integration tools (We use GIT and CircleCI)
  • Good understanding of architecture patterns (MVP/MVVM/MVI) and Android architecture components
  • Strong understanding of Android App life cycle from Modules to releasing of app to Play store
  • Worked in an Agile multi-functional team

How to Apply