We're hiring Android developers in Manchester

14/09/2020 by Nick Johnson

Android developer at NowSignage

Job Title: Android developer
Location: East Didsbury, Manchester
Job Type: Full-time
Experience: 3 years of commercial experience with Java and Android application development.  

Send over a CV, or a GitHub link (or similar) to careers@nowsignage.com 

We're on the lookout for talented individuals with a passion for developing innovative software technology. 

NowSignage is an exciting SaaS business developed in Manchester supplying thousands of digital signage screens worldwide. You have an opportunity to join a company that is looking to significantly scale up the business to establish themselves as industry leaders across a global customer base.

The Role:
You will be involved in the launch of our new and exciting application project which will be deployed globally and requires an experienced Android mobile application development and Java technology. The application will operate on large-format displays and involve work with a variety of interesting Android-based hardware.

The Candidate:
We are looking for an experienced Android Developer (Preferably with a Computer Science degree or equivalent, but not essential) and at least 3 years of commercial experience with Java and Android application development.

We are passionate about what we do, and the ideal candidate will be a motivated Android developer who will have the ability to deliver high-quality reliable code. You will be keen to work with the latest technologies and work with the latest technologies in your spare time.

The candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Proficient in Java

  • Specialist in developing Android applications, especially asynchronous communication.

  • Test-Driven Development and Continuous Integration principles

  • Excellent problem-solving capabilities

  • Strong OOP and design skills

  • Experience with version control, such as Git

  • Experience integrating with 3rd party libraries such as Google APIs and 

Ideally, if the candidate has experience in the following it will be beneficial:

  • Knowledge of web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

  • Knowledge of cloud providers, such as AWS.

  • MySQL

  • UI animations