Android Developer at Booking.com in Amsterdam!

for Booking.com in Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

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Skills:
Java, SQL, Android, A/B testing 
Location:
Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
Area Code:
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
3-21-2014 
Position ID:
268241 
Dice ID:
RTX17e3e7 

As an Android mobile application developer, you will be developing and extending the existing code base of our Booking.com application. You will work with colleagues in the mobile team and with external developers to improve and implement features which our users interact with directly. The successful candidate will be passionate about coding and have an excellent eye for detail and an absolute commitment to making sure features are well implemented. Your role is within the development team, part of a growing team of mobile specialists.

 

We make our design decisions based on experiments and testing. By measuring experiments results based on conversions we decide on which features to implement.

 
Key responsibilities
  • Maintained and enhanced Android application;
  • Translating requirements and mock-ups into fully functioning features;
  • Developed new and existing Android applications features;
  • Provide estimates on development cycles;
  • Implement conversion experiments (A/B tests);
  • Partnered with designers to help define and implement User Interface improvements;
  • Worked with team members on server-side integration;
  • Ensure to build an Android application that can be widely accepted.

 

 

 

Required Skills and Experience
  • Experience with Android application development using Android SDK;
  • Expert knowledge of Java;
  • Good knowledge of Object Oriented concepts and a strong passion for software development;
  • 5+ years of experience as a developer
  • Strong interaction and design sense
  • Self-motivated to explore new technologies, applications and environments
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, team-player;
  • Fully comfortable working in English, both in writing and spoken.
  • Willing/Able to relocate to Amsterdam
 
It would be a plus if you had:
  • Experience with Android Market place & Distribution Process
  • An approved Store App
  • SQL knowledge and/or willingness to learn
  • Experience working with A/B testing
 
Interested?

We offer a competitive salary plus bonus, with possibilities for further career opportunities within our fast growing company. This position is open to worldwide candidates and in the case of relocation we will assist you with a relocation package ensuring a smooth transition to working and living in the Netherlands.

Booking.com
Herengracht 597
Amsterdam, NL