Senior Software Engineer – Mobile / Android

Senior Software Engineer – Mobile / Android

BuzzMyVideos is looking for a Senior Software Engineer specialising in Mobile/Android to join its growing team in Cagliari. The successful candidate will be involved in the design, the implementation, the deployment and the full­ life cycle maintenance of a full range of innovative products that will pose the team some serious programming challenges. BuzzMyVideos helps Video Creators to optimise, scale and monetise their content. If you like the idea of joining a fast growing Series­ A VC backed startup with a global mindset founded by two former YouTube employees, this is the spot for you!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design, implement, test and deploy scalable and robust software applications
  • Enhance existing applications
  • Integrate external solutions
  • Contribute to the specification of requirements
  • Develop proof ­of ­concept applications
  • Conduct assessments on external architectures
  • Present architectures both internally and externally
  • Perform code reviews
  • Adopt Agile methodologies
  • Plan and implement TDD
  • Document software systems
  • Mentor other developers
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the company processes

 

KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

Required 

  • 10+ years development experience on Java  and/or Node.js and/or Angular.js
  • Advanced HTML5, CSS3, responsive design
  • Portfolio of mobile apps currently on the Google  Play Store
  • Agile development / SCRUM or Kanban
  • Cross­browser / device testing
  • TDD and BDD ingrained into work practices
  • MySQL databases
  • Git
A plus 

  • iOS
  • YouTube APIs
  • WordPress plug­in design and implementation
  • Lean Product Development principles
  • Cloud tools and technologies
  • Configuration management tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
  • BSc in Computer Science

 

BEHAVIOURAL SKILLS & MORE

Required 

  • “Can do” attitude
  • Open-minded team player
  • Eager to share knowledge
  • Keen to learn new technologies
  • Self-starter and solid problem solver
  • Capable of taking ownership and responsibility
  • Adapting to a rapidly changing context
A plus 

  • Foosball player
  • Loves International Food
  • Fluent in various languages
  • Avid Traveller/Adventurer

 

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer you the chance of working as a human within a group of other humans who will never be referred to as “resources” and have a real interest in having some good time together. Our headquarters are located in London and we keep a constant exchange with all our sites located all over the world, including Cagliari. BuzzMyVideos is on a quest for a new paradigm in managing and promoting video content and your contribution will play an essential part in that journey. Salary DOE.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Cagliari – Sardinia, Italy