Senior Android Developer

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick, Limerick City
  • Category: Android, UI/UX & Mobile
  • Salary: Negotiable

Senior Android Developer

My client is a market-leading payments technology company head quartered in the US. They are looking for a Senior Android Developer to join their reporting and analytics team based in Limerick to work on a green-field project. Visa Sponsorship offered for the successful candidate (if required).

During the COVID-19 Pandemic and for the foreseeable future all interviews will be conducted by Zoom / Virtually.

  • Excellent Benefits: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare (you & family), Life Cover, Income Protection, Dental & Vision, WFH 3 days/ week, Visa Sponsorship (if required)


  • Working with the Development Manager to understand and implement functionality for new solutions
  • Analyzing problems and implement solutions that trade off architectural constraints of functionality, usability, performance, reliability, and scalability
  • Design, develop and own the quality of Android POS applications, services and integrations
  • Build and configure the Android OS, AOSP for the associated devices
  • Interpret and implement designs that incorporate 3rdparty peripheral device APIs, Protocols
  • Support the life-cycle of the application during quality assurance, user acceptance testing, and post release
  • Comply with and contribute to consistent development guidelines (coding, change control, build, versioning)
  • Participate in peer code reviews

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of design and development of Android applications leveraging the Android SDK, Java, Kotlin
  • Experience building and customizing the Android OS, AOSP
  • Experience integrating Android Apps with 3rdparty peripheral devices such as printers, card swipes, barcode scanners
  • Demonstrated testing experience across different Android devices
  • Ability to Interpret and implement APIs and device level protocols and comms (Serial, USB, Network)
  • Experience validating new Android releases for the purpose of identifying technical opportunities, required changes and deprecated functions
  • In-depth understanding of object-oriented programming, design patterns and principles
  • Experience with one or more source control platforms such as Git, Bitbucket, Team Foundation Server (TFS), Subversion, Perforce, or other SCC application
  • Experience with one or more defect tracking applications
  • Experience in Agile methodologies such as Scrum
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills and planning skills
  • Ability to understand technical requirements and decompose them into work tasks
  • Excellent communication and fluency in written and spoken English are required

Preferred Skills:

  • Google Play Store Product Lifecycle management including but not limited to: Testing, Store submission process, Analytics, Remediation
  • POS Application design and development experience
  • Experienced with continuous integration and continuous delivery concepts
  • Experience with JIRA, Git, Xray Test Management
  • Experienced with service-oriented architecture including REST
  • Solid understanding of test-driven development

If you are interested in learning more about this role and happy to be represented by Solas IT please email me with your CV Alternatively please call me on 00 353 1 2449516

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John Egan

John Egan

With a keen interest in client relations, recruitment is the career for me. My role is to build and maintain client/candidate relations while sourcing and placing top talent throughout ireland. I enjoy working with candidates from various backgrounds including .Net, Java and QA. Coming from a sporting background I enjoy the competiveness of the IT Recruitment industry and the challenges involved.





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