Senior Software Engineer, Android (Mobile)
The BBC News App is one of the most well-known and actively used apps in the UK. The UK app alone has a regular audience of over 3 million daily active users. In addition to our UK app we also create and manage BBC News World Service apps for Arabic, Hindi, Russian, Spanish, and Welsh language users, with more to follow.
Joining the BBC News App team is a unique opportunity to work with us on a product that is globally recognisable, has a very high public profile and enjoys levels of reach and engagement to millions that other apps can only dream about.
We're based in the centre of London in Broadcasting House, a brand new building which provides a great working environment and houses the largest News Room in Europe.
Take a look at some of the team’s recent blog posts
You will be excited and enthused by the opportunity to working with new and emerging technologies and practices to help maintain BBC News as the market leader.
We’re looking for an experienced engineer to join the team and help us take our apps even further developing new user experiences for our UK and global audience.
As a Senior Android Engineer you will be involved with all aspects of the software development lifecycle and be an important member of the team in formulating, influencing and articulating on all technical matters relating to the team. You will have skills to be able pair, coach and mentor other team members and be active in promoting best practices within a software development discipline.
Specifically for Android, knowledge of the following areas is required:
-Android Support Library
If you are interested and wish to find out more. Please click to apply!
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