As part of our Android Development team, you’ll be responsible for the creation and rollout of exciting and innovative apps for the cycling and sports industry.
Working alongside the wider development and design teams, you will be creating apps that are easy to use, beautiful to look at and keep our audience engaged.
You will have access to online training courses in a wide variety of topics to help you keep developing professionally, as well as be able to attend conferences to keep your skills up to date.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
- Focusing on how people use mobile apps, and writing code to reflect this
- Working individually to write the code - you’ll need to be a hands on developer
- Promoting quality of code and ensuring that knowledge is shared and code is reviewed
- Unit testing and automated tests
- Version control
- Working within an agile framework (SCRUM and Kanban)
- Working with kotlin APIs and language features
- Using JVM testing to a defined standard
- Working with multiple Android developers to solve problems
- Understanding of SOLID principles
- Building applications with adaptive design patterns
- Working with RESTful API's and/or Graphql
- Version control systems and their working methodologies (we use git)
To understand more about the products that our Digital Team work on, we recommend that you download the GCN App, available on iOS and Android.
- Working with a world-class team to develop cutting-edge products and breaking new ground in the cycling industry online
- Personal development time
- The opportunity to develop your skillset by working alongside some of the best people in the industry (including a CTO from Google), to solve hard problems in a fast-growing department and business
- Be part of a collaborative team with a strong emphasis on pair programming
- A sociable work environment with lots of responsibility and autonomy
- A real focus on a healthy work-life balance with working-from-home opportunities and flexible working hours
- 20 days holiday, plus bank holidays & Christmas week shutdown
- Enhanced sick pay
- Modern offices with air-con, showers, bike parking & coffee machines (when covid allows)
- Company bike rides each summer during office hours - which we will fly you over for!
- Christmas Party - which we will fly you over for!
- Welcome gifts: GCN/GMBN cycling and casual wear
- Up to 50% discount in the GCN, GMBN and GTN shops
We also recommend that you also take a look at our eCommerce stores, GCN, GMBN, GTN, and EMBN.
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