Android Developer- REMOTE UK

  • Mobile
  • Permanent
  • Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

Looking for an engineering job where you can really make an impact? We’re looking for a talented Android Developer to join our expanding team and influence the development of our product.

About us

At Student Beans, our mission is to empower students to thrive. Our engineering team is at the heart of our business - the software they develop helps us connect students with the world’s biggest brands. We are proud to be one of the UK’s fastest growing technology companies, as named in The Sunday Times Tech Track 2019. Due to our exceptional growth, we’re now a team of over 150 brilliant people across our offices in the UK, USA and Australia. We’re not stopping there though - by 2021 we will be a team of 350! It’s an exciting time to join a company that’s really going places.

We are proud to work with the most advanced software within our agile environment. We’re always exploring new and innovative ways to help build robust, scalable solutions for our users.


Role & Responsibilities

This is an opportunity to build, innovate and scale an app, which connects the world’s most famous brands with millions of students globally.

As an Android Developer, you will join our incredibly talented Mobile team in its infancy and be responsible for shaping the future of the Student Beans app. You’ll work in an Agile environment and across the entire software development life-cycle, collaborating and learning from other Software Engineers of different skill sets and experience levels.

You’ll develop exciting new features, experiment with new ideas and generate industry-leading solutions that will deliver the best experiences for our users and impress our clients - from global brands such as Apple, Dominos and Google to small businesses such as local cafes and shops.

About You

  • Previous experience as an Android Developer
  • Excellent knowledge and skills in Kotlin or Java
  • A strong understanding of design patterns, such as MVVM, and experience consuming REST APIs
  • An understanding of Unit Testing
  • Experience working in product squads and within an Agile environment would be great but not essential


Life at Student Beans

Our people and culture are what sets us apart. We empower our employees to bring their authentic self to work. We don’t believe in micromanaging or office politics and we encourage our employees to voice their opinions and make decisions. We celebrate our wins together and aren’t afraid of making mistakes - they help drive us forward.

So, what can you expect in return for your skills?

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexi time and remote working
  • Medicash Health cash plan - claim back cash on a huge range of healthcare and wellness treatments
  • Work with an industry leading tech stack
  • Free gym membership
  • Access to all of our student discounts
  • Monthly team lunches
  • Summer and winter parties

And more!

Check out our Careers site to see for yourself!

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