Junior Android Developer (m/f/w)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin HQ

Ahoy mate!

You are striving for a career as a programmer or a pirate and never thought you can be both at the same time? Your heart beats for Android development? You are a true team player who desires to work in an agile environment?

Yo-ho-ho! Then you are the pirate we are looking for!

Duties on deck:
  • Work within a mobile team responsible for developing native Android applications
  • Follow agile methodologies to continuously improve our Android app
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
  • Help maintain code quality, organisation, and automatisation
  • Work in cross-functional teams to develop amazing user experiences for our customers
  • Timely communication of issues and status information to team lead concerning system development activities and progress
  • Follow provided requirements and create or modify systems as required
Your treasure of experience:
  • 1+ years of Android native application programming experience
  • Good understanding of Java, Kotlin and Android SDK
  • Familiarity with Android Jetpack and its libraries
  • Basic knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Familiarity with Firebase cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • Experience with the Gradle build system
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Experience with the Google Play submission process
  • Experience working with profiling and automated/integration testing tools
  • Fundamental understanding of memory management
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
Extra knots for:
  • Strong knowledge of Kotlin
  • Understanding and working with a clean architecture MVVM
  • Experience with Firebase (Analytics, Crash reporting, etc.)
  • Experience with Braze
  • Understand how to deal with different screen sizes (phone, phablet, tablet, etc.)
Our ship & our crew offer you:
  • A healthy grown company with an open culture, where you can share your ideas
  • Inspiring mates from all over the world
  • Support for relocation
  • Free English and German classes
  • Opportunity to join the company pension scheme
  • Legendary team and company events
  • Social area with table tennis, table football, darts, xBox and a nice dining area
  • Barrels of juice and boxes of fruits – as much as you like!
  • Good coffee!
  • Anchoring berth directly at the Spree with a great view
If you like our offer...

... then please hurry up, and send us over an application that represents your skillset and experience.

And please don’t forget to let us know about your earliest possible start date as well as your salary expectation.

Work like a captain, play like a pirate!
About us

HolidayPirates Group is one of Europe’s fastest growing, free-to-use, travel search platforms and apps, providing users with the best value for money international travel deals. Since its inception in 2011, the company has grown to become the largest online travel community in the world.

Facts and figures: 

  • 200 employees worldwide
  • We speak more than 30 different languages
  • We travelled to 150 different countries
  • 10 websites in 7 different languages
  • 30 million page visits per month
  • More than 10 million Facebook fans
  • 10 million App downloads
  • More than 1 million followers on Instagram

Pirate values:
HolidayPirates Group is an equal opportunity employer and evaluates applicants regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Please read the HolidayPirate's Diversity statement here

If you desire a career as a pirate, please fill out this form and don't forget to let us know about your expected salary (yearly). 
In case you are experiencing any problems with uploading files, please send them to jobs@holidaypirates.com.

We are looking forward to your application!

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