Senior Android Developer

  • Job Reference: 172444695-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Stand 8
  • Location: New York City (Manhattan), New York
  • Salary: USD2.00
  • Bonus/Benefits: W2 Salary with Benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

STAND 8 is a strategic services and staffing company that partners great talent with amazing opportunities in technology solutions for all industries. We work with top tier client-partners across the United States and have offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Phoenix, Raleigh, and Morro Bay. This position offers full time benefits, bonus, and longevity for talented associates who can work on a W2 without sponsorship.


We are looking for a Senior Android Developer for a leading global broadcast media and entertainment client in New York City. This person will play a key role in building out and maintaining current native mobile apps, as well as engineering new applications from scratch. You will have the opportunity to inuence our mobile development stack to create enterprise-level applications on the Android platform. You will also develop relationships and work with other developers and stakeholders, such as designers, project managers, and product managers. We're looking for someone who likes to solve problems and think creatively on how to solve technical problems.


* Develop features for the Fox News and Fox Business Android apps, including Android TV and Fire TV apps

* Develop and maintain CI/CD solutions, test solutions, and solidify the development process

* Help architect and develop solutions for enterprise-level challenges such as caching media playback, and more

* Help further the mobile development stack for unit testing, CI/CD workows, and deployment

* Work with developers on-and-osite across dierent development environments such as web, CMS, and backend service teams


* 5 + years of experience in Android Development using Java and/or Kotlin

* Strong knowledge of design patterns

* Experience with source control systems, specically Git

* Experience with RESTful JSON feed consumption

* Experience with push notication integration and deep linking

* Experience with the latest development paradigms regarding performance, security and coding best practices

* Experience with OTT (Android TV/Fire TV) development preferred, but not required

* Good communication skills with dierent stakeholders such as QA, Project Managers, and Product Owners