comparethemarket.com (CtM) is home to the extremely popular Meerkat Movies App, which to date has had more than 2 million downloads. Our engineers play an integral part of growing this household app and we develop enthusiastically for both iOS and Android native apps.
We are looking for a Senior Android Engineer to join our London based mobile team to be a key member in driving our native app forward. Meerkat Movies is a vital cornerstone of both our rewards and overall CtM strategy.
What will it take?
As a Senior Android Engineer our customers’ journey through our app will be extremely important to you, Meerkat Movies is a key part of our business and our users matter most to us. You’ll get to work on a popular app that benefits millions of people, you’ll be passionate about working collaboratively with other mobile developers and engaging with different stakeholders.
As a high functioning Senior Android Developer you’ll have:
· Good knowledge of Java and XML
· Exposure to Gradle build process and Continuous Integration
· Experience working with REST APIs and offline caching
· Knowledge of thin view architecture (MVP/ MVVM/ MVI or similar)
· Experience in writing Unit Tests (Junit), UI tests (Espresso) and Mocking (Mockito)
· AN interest in learning and experimenting with new technologies such as RxJava and Kotlin
· Experience in mentoring junior engineers – team first, no ego
Why choose us?
The benefits package is excellent; we pay good salaries and you’ll be part of an annual bonus scheme. We offer a contributory pension, life assurance and range of other benefits that you would expect from a good employer. Perhaps most importantly you’ll have the opportunity to learn something new every day, work with a wide range of the latest tech and spend your days with people who are as passionate about creating great software as you are.
If you want to join a passionate engineering community and have the opportunity to own and grow our popular app then apply now!
Start Date: 27 October 2017
Closing Date 24 November 2017