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 an 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 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.


What next?

If you want to join a passionate engineering community and have the opportunity to own and grow our popular app then apply now!



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