Senior Developer - Android

Chalhoub Group

Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP285-3639

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Who we are

We are a leading partner for luxury across the Middle East. With more than 600 stores, 300 brands and over 65 years of experience in the region, we have become a major player in the beauty, fashion and gift sectors, by offering service excellence to our partners and delighting all our customers. We are moving fast from a traditional distributor and retailer for luxury in the Middle East, to a hybrid retailer bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of customers everywhere.

To fuel the next stage of our growth we are looking to build a world class team. From physical retail through to supply chain and customer loyalty, we aim to use technology and data to continuously improve every aspect of our operations. We are looking for top talent to join us on this journey of exploring new horizons together.

What you'll be doing

• Build efficient, testable and reusable codes
• Develop, enhance and maintain the levelshoes Android app using best practices.
• Work cross-functionally to convert business needs into technical specifications
• Integrate and maintain Android app with levelshoes eco-system
• Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality.
• Assist in software development, enhancement, debugging, testing and QA maintenance of the backend application.
• Assist with technical solutions for product features and reliability features.
• Provide solid and reliable documentation on completed work items such as code, concepts, and logic.

Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle.

• Team management including work allocation and prioritization


What you'll need to succeed

• Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or similar.
• 5+ years of extensive experience in Android app development.
• Proficiency in Kotlin, Java and Android SDK
• Proven work experience in mobile architecture design patterns such as MVVM/MVC/MVP
• Familiarity with RESTful APIs and JSON to effectively integrate with Android applications
• Experience in working with version control systems (Git).
• Good understanding of code review process. (Familiarity with Gerrit is a bonus).
• Having knowledge of tools: Atlassian JIRA/SourceTree/Confluence,
• Having experience in working in agile teams.
• Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
• Comfortable working as part of a cross-functional team and with code written by others, including bug fixing, and refactoring legacy code

What we can offer you

With us, you will turn your aspirations into reality. We will help shape your journey through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility. Our Group offers diverse career paths for those who are extraordinary, every day.

We recognise the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, child education contribution, remote and flexible working policies as well as exclusive employee discounts.

About the Company

The Chalhoub Group is the leading partner for luxury across the Middle East since 1955. As an expert in retail, distribution and marketing services based in Dubai, the group has become a major player in the fashion, beauty and gift sectors regionally.

By blending its Middle East expertise and intimate knowledge of luxury, Chalhoub Group is building brands in the region, by offering service excellence to all its partners and a unique experience to its customers through its passionate teams.

With a growing workforce of more than 9,000 people, implemented in 14 countries, as well as the operating of over 470 retail outlets, the group's success is attributed to its most valued asset of highly skilled and dedicated teams. Professionalism and passion are what fuel the Chalhoub Group's competitive edge in today's market.

By being committed to implementing sustainable practices into their business, the Chalhoub Group has been awarded in 2013 the CSR Label from the Dubai Chamber of Commerce.

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