Software Developer, Android Native Application
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Full Time
Closes 28/12/22
Full Time
Closes 28/12/22
Who we are looking for
An Android Native Software Developer to join the expanding Gaming development team at our offices based in Sofia, Bulgaria.

The role’s specific focus is on the Android native applications within the Gaming area of bet365, which is responsible for the Casino, Poker, Slots, Games and Bingo products across the desktop and mobile platforms. The application development technology is Java with Android Studio as the IDE, and a Microsoft .NET plus SQL Server CMS in the back end.

As a Software Developer you will have the experience and talent required to deliver efficient, native mobile solutions on the Android platform. With a strong background in software development you will combine practical development skills with an ability to devise solutions to business problems. You will thrive in a fast moving and technologically innovative environment and enjoy working together as part of a team.
Preferred skills and experience
Strong understanding and use of Java in Android applications.
Development of high performance, low footprint applications.
Use of native Android development tools including Android Studio and the range of Android SDKs (Lollipop, Marshmallow).
Local database (SQL) for offline storage of data (Sugar ORM).
Android API’s, HTTPURLConnection, ChromeClient, Android Web Views, Google Play Services, Appcompat Library.
Multitasking/AsyncTask and asynchronous code.
Threading and main thread/background thread interactions.
Good understanding of Handlers and Services.
Experience in using third party libraries (Analytics, Picasso) and use of Gradle.
Experience of event bus technology e.g. OTTO or GreenRobot.
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Main Responsibilities
Developing native Android applications, sometimes from the ground up through to deployment.
Refining, extending and improving a range of existing Android applications.
Identifying bottle necks, code complexity and fix bugs.
Helping maintain code quality organization and automation.
Reviewing team members code and feedback on code improvements.
Assisting and coaching other team members in app developers.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Employee Assistance Programme
Supporting the wellbeing of you and your family.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Our Bulgarian office opened in the capital, Sofia, in 2016 and supports Hillside (Technology) Ltd with Software Development devoted to Gaming products.
Our location
  • Sofia is a vibrant European city and we are located in the heart of the city centre.
  • The area has always been a cultural hub with a wealth of ancient history.
  • Today the city has great infrastructure, with easy access to the rest of Bulgaria.
  • Showcasing the best of both worlds the nearby Vitosha Mountain provides endless outdoor activities.
What we get up to
Our office is home to a number of the Development teams who build our Casino, Games, Poker, Slots and Bingo products.
Software Developers, Testers and Product Analysts work on projects that constantly improve and maintain our popular platforms.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurant and Shops
Sports Memberships
Free Medical Insurance
City Centre Location
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