ENVIRONMENT:A fast-growing leader in online fashion is seeking a forward-thinking & proactive Software Engineer with strong Android to join its team. You will be expected to hit the ground running, working on their Android app, maintaining a high velocity in adding features as user requirements change. You will require 5+ years’ Software Development, 2+ Java (Android SDK) and/or Kotlin, RESTful APIs, Web Services, Git, Jira, be able to architect, develop, test & effectively maintain mobile Android apps. Any experience with E-commerce-based applications will prove beneficial. If you’re obsessed about building elegant & high-performing systems, then APPLY NOW!DUTIES:

  • Contribute to the development of a bleeding edge mobile e-commerce Android application.
  • Design, develop and test code written in Java/Kotlin.
  • Draft technical specifications and briefs.
  • Monitor and profile application performance.
  • Monitor services and systems within our infrastructure.
  • Perform code reviews.
  • Collaborate with creative, content and engineering teams to design and develop a world-class Android mobile application.
  • Publish applications to the Google Play Store.

REQUIREMENTS:Qualifications –

  • BSc Degree in Computer Science, Electrical (& Computer) Engineering or a related field is beneficial.

Experience/Skills –

  • 5+ Years in Software Development.
  • 2+ Years in Java (Android SDK) and/or Kotlin development.
  • Architecting, developing, testing and maintaining Android mobile applications.
  • RESTful APIs and Web Services.
  • Revision Control Systems (specifically Git).
  • Experience with an issue tracking/management system (specifically Jira).
  • Advanced understanding of theoretical programming fundamentals, including but not limited to algorithms, data structures, design patterns (like MVVM) and OOP.
  • Experience with E-commerce-based applications is beneficial.


  • Decisive
  • Continuously learning & improving
  • Thinks big
  • Obsessed about the customer and the user experience
  • Accountable
  • Collaborative
  • Trustworthy, approachable and open minded
  • Simplifies processes and solves complexity

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