Today Job Android Engineers at eRecruiter in Nigeria March 2017


Employment Vacancy Android Engineers at eRecruiter in Nigeria March 2017


Career Opportunity Android Engineers at eRecruiter in Nigeria March 2017

eRecruiter Nigeria – Our client, a social enterprise focused on improving food and income security throughout sub – Saharan Africa, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Android Engineer


  • Their product pairs owners with hundreds of farmers, requesting and pre – paying for services via SMS messages. The company coordinates this pairing seamlessly through our cloud – booking platform. The company was founded by seasoned Technology investors.
  • The company now has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Android Engineer who can work at a high level across the enterprise.
  • You will be working with a world – class team of professionals who are passionate about what they do and will expect no less from you.
  • Having an insatiable hunger for learning new technologies and improving existing ones is key. Passion to apply technology to social enterprise is an absolute must.
  • We’re looking for people who are passionate about creating great Android applications.


  • Build and translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code (in Android)
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
  • Work with outside data sources and API’s
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency


  • At least 3 years experience building Android applications
  • Must have published at least one original Android app (provide app link or apk)
  • Experience in JSON,XML and interfacing Android applications to server side API’s
  • Experience with system performance optimizations
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience with compiler optimization and code generation
  • Experience consuming Google map APIs and a deep understanding of GPS technology
  • Extensive understanding of Android framework components and their respective life-cycles
  • Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms and programming languages
  • An excellent understanding of best practices for networking, concurrency and threading
  • Current and detailed knowledge of the capabilities of different Android API levels
  • Experience working closely with product teams, designers, and other developers to create a truly delightful mobile experience
  • A familiarity with the Android tool ecosystem for development, testing, debugging, and performance bench-marking
  • At least four years engineering experience, a large portion of which in a team environment
  • Deep understanding of relational databases
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Familiarity with Scrum and Agile Methodologies
  • Prior experience with or knowledge of large scale, high volume systems
  • Strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and empathy
  • Self-awareness and a desire to continually improve


  • B.Sc/M.Sc Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • Experience using mBaaS such as Kinvey
  • Experience building APIs and Webhooks
  • Deep knowledge of mobile frontend development
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services and/or Google Cloud Platform and playing a sysAdmin role
  • Experience working in a startup


  • Negotiable

Location: Abuja

Closing Date
Not Specified.

Note: Do not apply if you do not meet the above minimum requirements of 3 Years as an Android Engineer.