Senior Android Developer - Contract, London.

Job Title: Senior Android Developer - Contract, London.
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: AndroidKT
Contact Name: Kat Thorpe
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2016 15:04

Job Description

Senior Android Developer - Contract, London.

£450-£550 day/rate

Handle are currently working with a Global TV Broadcasting Brand. This is a high level project with the aim of bringing the Development team in-house. Part of this Global Project includes building out a new mobile team of Android & IOS Developers.

We are therefore looking for a Senior Android Developer. In this initial 6 months contract your role will focus on the creation of new world class features as well as on-going maintenance of a suite of apps for a very high profile cross-platform broadcast media client. You will also be involved in some new and exciting Android mobile projects which are related to Apple TV.


  • Software Design & Implementation of Android Apps.


  • Programming mobile applications for Android devices, both phones and tablets
  • Creative thinking & abstract, technical problem solving
  • Participation in software design, estimation of development tasks, testing, QA process, pair programming.
  • Troubleshooting & code debugging


  • Android SDK, Java and Android Studio
  • Comfortable dealing with API's and utilising REST / JSON interfaces
  • Knowledge of development methodologies & processes (Agile/Waterfall)
  • Knowledge & appreciation of UX processes
  • Passionate & has an appreciation of Design
  • Experience with Continuous Integration, Git and version control
  • Playstore procedures


  • UX / IA experience
  • Experience with client side web technologies e.g. HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery
  • Experience with server side software development technologies, e.g. C/C++, Java,
  • Experience VoD and streaming projects will be largely advantegous

If you're interested in this contract role, do get in touch with ASAP as we will be looking for candidates to start immediately. Direct Contact Line 02075699981.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.