Android Software Engineer Job Vacancy in Kenya July 2017


Android Software Engineer Career Recruitment Vacancy in Kenya


Android Software Engineer Job Vacancy in Kenya

Duma Works is recruiting an Android Software Engineer.
The hiring company is a regional technology firm that is building a unique urban B2C technology platform for emerging markets, with an initial focus on East Africa and plans for rapid pan-African rollout.

Job Summary: We have a growing systems development team based in Nairobi, Mumbai and Pune.

Our development methodology is based on an agile, iterative approach that allows us to build, test, deploy and learn to produce the best products for our customers.
We are looking for an Android Software Engineer with proven problem solving skills, attention to detail and a passion for pushing technologies to the limit.
This is an opportunity to join a small but rapidly growing team, in an exciting and pioneering new business for urban Africa where your contributions will have a large impact.
Skills and experience required:
  • At least 2 years’ experience developing native Android applications
  • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Excellent understanding of Object Oriented concept
  • Proficiency with REST and JSON
  • High proficiency with development tools, i.e you are comfortable using Android Studio debug mode when necessary, ADB, GIT … etc
  • An enthusiasm and appreciation for TDD and what it can do for you
  • Understanding of the common design patterns e.g MVP, MVVM, MVC, SOLID, CLEAN
  • A firm grasp of multi-threading, asynchronicity, and networking
  • Experience with Robolectric, Espresso and Mockito would be a plus
  • A published app on Google Play store is a plus
Additional general skills:
  • Experience working in a SCRUM team setting across multiple locations
  • Excellent observational skills and a forward thinking / planning attitude
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Interest in the customer experience and user journey of products
  • Keen eye for safety (we are working in the fuels business!)

Send your Cover Letter and detailed CV to marking the subject as “2896”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2896 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.

Deadline for receiving applications: Friday, 21st July 2017

N.B.* You will receive a confirmation email and an alert to take a basic screening test over SMS or online. The email with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The email/SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test.

If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we won’t be able to forward your application to the employer.