Development
Edinburgh
c £65,000

Lead Developer

Ref: 408| Posted: 9th Dec 2019

Durham Professional Services is delighted to be working with our client, a fast-moving software house in central Edinburgh, to recruit an experienced Mobile developer. This is a permanent position to work with Product Owners and all members of the client delivery team to create the best possible solution for customers and end-users. This is an exciting role where you will get to use very modern technologies. This role will involve: -

  • Applying your knowledge of native mobile development to help design and create beautiful, reliable mobile experiences
  • Implementing user stories and agreed features through clean, maintainable code
  • Writing unit tests for every piece of code produced
  • Participating in refinement of user stories and definition of acceptance criteria
  • Participating in estimation, prioritisation, and planning of tasks from the product backlog
  • Participating in all Scrum ceremonies

To be successful in this role it is anticipated that applicants will have the following skills and experience: -

  • Experience developing native applications in a similar senior role using Objective-C, Swift or Java
  • Familiar with app distribution processes (App Store and/or Google Play Store)
  • Writing automated tests, test-driven environment
  • Familiar with using Restful APIs
  • Ability to work collaboratively across teams
  • Version control – Git, Bitbucket or Github
  • Proactive and versatile
  • Ability and willingness to continuously keep up-to-date with the latest technologies

As a young and vibrant organisation our client offers an environment which is designed to bring the best from you in terms of creativity, well being and work life balance. In addition to a competitive salary additional perks include: -

  • Flexible working hours
  • Personal and professional development
  • Perkbox
  • Pension
  • Life insurance