Overview

We’re looking for an experienced Android Developer to create and develop high-profile, rock-solid, beautiful Android applications.

About the Role

  • Deliver the next version of our Android app with a significantly improved UX and design
  • Attend project kick-off, design and review meetings
  • Transform requirements into compelling, usable, media-rich interactive experiences on Android phone and tablet devices
  • Interface and coordinate with team members, including Product management and designers
  • Write clean, documented, reusable, and scalable code for deployment on mobile platforms
  • Maintain a coding skill set consistent with current and upcoming Android platform capabilities, sharing knowledge as applicable
  • Work at both detailed and abstract levels, solving problems creatively
  • Be highly productive, creative and motivated

About You
Essential

  • At least 2 years’ experience in Android development, from conceptualisation through to successful launch of an application in Google Play
  • Be knowledgeable about the mobile app ecosystem and agile development
  • Strong understanding of the latest features and development best practices for Android, including features in upcoming SDKs, resource optimisation techniques and social network integration (e.g. Facebook)
  • Proven familiarity with OOP and implementation of software design patternsDesirable
  • Experience with client-server type architectures and protocols
  • Experience in working with designers, product managers and software engineers to come up with breakthrough product ideas
  • Bachelor in Computer Science

About TouchNote

TouchNote is the world’s most popular postcard-sending service. We were ranked UK’s 9th fastest growing technology company, in Deloitte’s Fast50 2015 ranking.

Our mission is to become the most meaningful way for family and close friends to stay in touch.

We started in 2008 in London and have since sent millions of personalised cards worldwide. Our apps and website have been featured in the world’s leading press, in Google Play and iTunes, and on grandparents’ fridges worldwide.

Our app is available on iPhone, iPad, Android mobiles and tablets as well as on touchnote.com.

Salary and Benefits

Competitive based on experience and open to negotiation.
Other perks include:

  • Our Thoughtful Holiday Policy – it puts you in control of the amount of holiday you take!
  • Fortnightly work from home day
  • Company laptop (Mac or PC – you choose!)
  • Choice of wellbeing benefits which include Private Medical Insurance and/or a gym membership
  • A membership with Perkbox which gives employees access to plentiful discounts such as half price cinema tickets at major cinemas including Odeon and Vue, free mobile insurance and many more
  • Free breakfast and snacks
  • Friday drinks
  • Team lunch fortnightly
  • Team socials every month
  • Free TouchNote credits to use our productWhat happens next?

If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, we’d love to hear from you and answer any questions. Please email us at jobs@touchnote.com.

When you join TouchNote, you become a part of one of the UK’s most successful scale-up companies, expected to grow rapidly in the next few years!

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