Mobile Android Developer

Richmond, VA
Job Terms:
Competitive Pay and Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Kara Lyons

Job Description:

AQUENT is seeking a Mobile Android Developer in Richmond, VA for a stable, long term opportunity!   The ideal candidate will have  5+ years professional Android and coding experience.

Responsibilities To Include:
Develop Android client code solutions that deliver on Product Strategy and adheres to established engineering best practices, design guidelines and principles
Partner with Software Engineers, UX/UI, Quality Engineers, Product Owners/Analysts to deliver high performing quality customer experiences that are engaging, purposeful and powerful in their simplicity
Actively participate in all team agile ceremonies and contribute to ensure that all team commitments are delivered on time and of the highest quality
Be an active advocate of the Android platform through both internal and external developer communities
Work to remain an active learner in all technologies related to Android development (Java, Kotlin, Android SDK, Wear OS, Android Studio, Gradle, 3rd party libraries, Google developments, etc)
Influence and contribute to group discussions and incorporate feedback/communication from broader team
Mentor junior members of the team
Actively engage with developers outside of the local sprint team across various disciplines (Android, iOS, APIs, Web, etc.)
Identify opportunities to drive and contribute beyond team commitments

Preferred Qualifications
Experience driving direction, driving consensus and delivering small to medium sized/complexity components independently
Ability to detect and abstract common patterns in code
Proficient in 2-3 Android SDK components (Content Providers, Networking, Services, Broadcast Receivers, Intents, Fragments)
Experience with Google libraries (Play services, Maps, etc.)
Exploration of multiple form factors (phone, tablet, wearables)
Proficiency with Android Studio tooling
Demonstrated investment in Android development knowledge growth through self-study, side projects and/or school/work experience
Experience with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and higher
Experience with DVCS (Git, Github)
Familiarity with Agile delivery practices
Understanding of core Android constructs (Layouts, Widgets, Views, Services, Activities and Fragments)
Understanding of Android unit testing frameworks (JUnit, Robolectric, etc.)
Advanced Java OO knowledge (abstract classes, interfaces, anonymous classes, etc.)
Experience presenting coding topics to development peer group
Maintains an active public coding presence through GitHub
Has developed and supported their own app in one of the Android markets (Google Play, Amazon App Store, etc.)
Contributed towards an open source project

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR


Message me today if this sounds like you!