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Senior Android Developer

Auto req ID: 6907BR

Category: Technology

Employee type: Regular - Full Time

Description

Travelport are the only true travel commerce platform in the world. We are specialist solution providers and are committed to building leading technology that makes the experience of buying and managing travel continually better for the global travel and tourism industry. Come and be part of our mission to make sure that every trip is powered by Travelport…

As a Senior Android Developer at Travelport, you can thrive in the exciting world of Travel Tech.

Role & Team

You will come on board at a truly exciting time, and as a member of the Delivery Team, you will play a pivotal and crucial part in delivery of new features for a very successful client in the travel industry.

Team Culture:

  • Team Player: You will work in a large scrum team consisting of Android, iOS, Server, QA and Design engineers

  • Dynamic: We work in a fast paced, test driven, agile development environment, releasing regular important new features for our client

  • Drive: You’re not someone that waits be told what to do. You’re constantly coming up with small improvements or big new ideas, bringing the best solutions to life

  • Creativity and curiosity: You’re passionate about seeing your changes come to life. You’re naturally curious and immersed in your work – constantly reading, researching, looking at the latest trends and trying out new technologies and approaches

  • High attention to detail: You’re the person who spots the pixel out of place and more importantly, helps us fix it

  • Growth: You want to mentor other developers and be a leader within the team

This Sr. Android Developer role will involve…

  • Write clean, readable and testable code

  • Actively participate and contribute to the teams Agile ceremonies

  • Be a leader in the team, advise on code quality, architecture, technical improvements

  • Manage and own the release process for the Android application

  • Mentor more junior members of the team through a combination of pair programming and code reviews

  • Research and identify new technologies to drive innovation

Come and join us…

To ensure we achieve our goal, you will join us in embracing our core values;

  • Be a player, not a spectator; You will take ownership and make things happen.

  • Think we, not me; We are One Travelport, collaborating to succeed.

  • Keep it simple; We’re straightforward and easy to do business with.

  • Build for tomorrow; You will challenge the norm, aim high and lead change.

You’ll be an innovator, passionate, accountable and solutions focused, not to mention adaptable, hungry for a challenge and an individual who thrives on partnering. All of these combined with the below capabilities are what will make us such a bold and compelling organisation.

About You;

  • 4+ years commercial experience working on the Android platform with a deep level of understanding of its core components

  • Expertise in Java and Kotlin programming languages

  • Proven ability to consistently deliver high quality code, with tests, on time

  • Excellent understanding of usability principles, particularly as applied to mobile devices

  • Good knowledge of application security principles

  • Ability to demonstrate leadership qualities and to take responsibility for ‘owning’ the Android project

  • Experience of working within a fast-paced, test driven agile development environment

  • Comfortable communicating directly with the customer on any Android related issues

If this sounds like you, we’d love for you to get in touch.

What’s in it for you?

You will receive a competitive salary & benefits package accompanied with the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, dynamic and progressive organisation that cares about its people and promotes innovation.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
 

Posted: September 6, 2019