Android Developer

Sky Technology Centre – Portugal
Sky is Europe's leading entertainment company and serves 22 million customers.

Job details

  • Full-time
  • calendar
  • map markerLisbon, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routePortuguese
    Preferred spoken language

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Intro

In the UK & Ireland, Sky has been making entertainment better for over 27 years. We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment company with over 21 million customers across five countries and are now starting our operations in Portugal. Delivering Sky’s mix of TV that people love, pioneering technology, award-winning service and super-fast broadband is a genuine team effort. Across our business, whether in front of the camera or behind the scenes, we’re always looking for new ways to make things better for our customers.

That’s why we are doing all we can to encourage talented people like you to join us and help make the future happen. We believe in better and that means offering a better choice of high-quality entertainment for the whole family and using technology to put them in control, whenever and wherever they want. We are currently looking for a passionate and skilled Android Developer to join Europe's leading entertainment company in our team in Lisbon.

Main requirements

  • At least 3 years experience developing complex native apps (with client-server arch) for Android with a portfolio available on the Play Store.
  • Solid knowledge of Android app architecture and design patterns
  • Strong problem solving and algorithm skills
  • Focus on writing clean code that ensures stability, maintainability and predictable behavior and that recovers gracefully from unexpected errors and exceptions
  • Able to reason, challenge and explain complex technical challenges
  • Full development cycle experience: develop, build, test and deploy
  • Practical knowledge of network protocols and the challenges with latency, reliability and varying network conditions
  • Demonstrable knowledge of coding involving multithreading, request queueing and caching
  • Passionate about technology and programming

Nice to have

  • Experience in developing video streaming apps
  • Contributes to open source projects
  • Experience in developing iOS native apps
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum teams

Perks

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