Decagon’s mission is to propel Nigeria to become a top 5 software engineering nation within a decade. We pursue this mission by equipping the most brilliant Nigerians with world class software engineering skills and connecting them with job opportunities. At Decagon, we are passionate about bringing transformation into NIgeria, by building one of the most loved and respected brands in the World.
To grow its mission, Decagon is now seeking for a Senior Android Software Engineer, who is eager to inspire, teach, lead and mentor our talents (students) and transform them into elite software engineers.
The ideal candidate should possess at least 4+ years experience in software development at pro level and meet the following requirements;
Experience with external customer-facing mobile applications
Understanding of Android and Kotlin programming languages
Experience and strong understanding of:
Firebase Cloud Messaging
Automated unit testing
RESTful services utilizing XML and JSON
Experience optimizing, refactoring and debugging views and layout hierarchies including custom themes, styles, attributes, and other resources.
Experience with memory and performance profiling techniques.
Experience with Android Architecture Components: MVVM Architectures, RxJava.
An eye for design details, patterns, and user experience
Familiarity with XMPP Socket, WebRTC Knowledge
Experience integrating with authentication APIs and Social Media Logins
Experience with setup, implementation, and integration with payment gateways and merchant account providers
Experience in developing API driven apps and integration of multiple third-party SDKs
Experience with SQL; and other databases is an asset
Excellent Analytical, Debugging and Troubleshooting Skills (Battery Usage, Memory, Network Usage Optimization, etc.
Benefits of Working at Decagon
Decagon offers an energized, upbeat work environment that strongly fosters employee work-life balance.
A work culture that rewards goal-oriented professionals who enjoy meeting challenges head-on.
Great/ Flexible Work Culture
Access to High-speed internet
Pension and Health Plan
Accommodation - because we understand the Lagos hustle and traffic.
But more importantly, an opportunity to transform the Software Engineering Ecosystem within Nigeria and beyond