Flutterwave was founded on the principle that every African must be able to participate and thrive in the global economy. To achieve this objective, we have built a trusted payment infrastructure that allows consumers and businesses (African and International) to make and receive payments in a convenient borderless manner.

Job Position: Android Engineer – Offline Business

Job Location: Lekki, Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for a driven, passionate, and committed individual to join the team as we grow and expand across Africa and beyond.
  • As an Android Developer, you will be responsible for developing applications for devices powered by the Android operating system and the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services.

Job Responsibilities
What your day-to-day activities will be:

  1. Design and development of professional business applications for the Android platform
  2. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features in a dynamic work environment
  3. Work with external data sources/ APIs, unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  4. Work on fixing bugs and improving application responsiveness, quality, and performance
  5. Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to improve development efficiency
  6. Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  7. Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java/Kotlin code
  8. Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
  9. Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  10. Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization

Job Requirements
Required competency and skillset to be a Waver:

  1. Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  2. Solid understanding of ISO8583 and EMV
  3. Proven software development experience with at least one application on app store
  4. Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  5. Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  6. Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  7. Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
  8. Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
  9. Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  10. Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  11. Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  12. A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  13. Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  14. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  15. Familiarity with continuous integration
  16. Proficiency in Java and Kotlin.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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