Senior Android Engineer

What you'll do???

As a Senior Software Engineer in our Bet tribe, you'll be responsible for the building and maintenance of several Apps across the business, including the successful SkyBet Android App. We want you to help us build the best user experience in our industry and maintain our position as a clear leader in mobile.

With unique performance challenges of supporting the traffic that comes with major sporting events like the Grand National or 100s of thousands of customers all checking their bets in the final 5 minutes of a football game, our products not only have to be the best in the market but scalable and resilient too.

You will be part of an agile, native app squad responsible for the delivery and upkeep of our flagship product. We keep the squad small in the "two pizzas" sense, with your role providing the operational expertise across the full stack for the squad.

  • Development and maintenance of our flagship Sky Bet Android app
  • Advocate and implement improvements to the current development process
  • Identify opportunities to utilise the latest technology trends to improve the customer experience
  • Ensure the squad can meet the security, regulatory and compliance requirements that come with ensuring reliable and trusted solutions to requirements
  • Collaborate with your squad and others to resolve engineering problems and incidents
  • Involved in the full delivery process from elaboration to the delivery in the Play Store
  • Play a proactive part in owning the technical systems your squad works with; taking responsibility for monitoring, measuring performance and addressing technical issues when required
  • Work in an agile way, with other engineers and test engineers, alongside the Tech Lead, Solutions Architect, Product Owner and Delivery Lead.

How you'll do it???

  • Skilled in Java & Kotlin
  • Familiar with the Android SDK and Android Studio
  • Understanding of HTTP protocols, requests and responses
  • Familiar with using Gradle, JUnit, Jenkins, Git

What we can offer you???

We really care about your professional development. As a member of a technical team, you'll get 10% of your working week to dedicate to self-directed learning and development. You'll also have £1,000 per year in a Tech Ninja fund to supply you with resources, whether that be a conference ticket or an AWS exam, we've got it covered.

Our People Ambition is to attract & develop diverse & talented people to meet the current and future growth needs of SB&G. Together, our aim is to create the Best Digital Business to work at .

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22/11/2019 09:11:00
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