Lixar is looking for a
Senior Android Developer

Senior Android Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking for an Android Developer to become part of our team. This position can be out of either the Lixar Halifax or Ottawa office.

As a Senior Android Developer, you will have:

  • At least 7+ years of overall development experience
  • 3+ years development experience with Android
  • Successful design, development and delivery to a production environment of an enterprise-class software system
  • Initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Experience working on a project that involved four or more team members.
  • Strong knowledge of OOD, architecture styles and design patterns
  • Strong understanding of application frameworks, libraries, modules and open source software, and the ability to combine them to form solutions

Your experience in Android Development will include:

  • Platform & knowledge of SDK version differences
  • Activities, Fragments, Layout, Styles
  • Handler, Service, Broadcast receiver
  • Retrofit, REST, Firebase messaging
  • SQLite, Room, Shared Preference
  • Memory Leak Resolution
  • Dependency Injection
  • Continuous Delivery, Build Server, App Center
  • Android Studio, Gradle, Git, Jira
  • Java/Google Coding Standards
  • Hybrid development, Html5, JavaScript

Bonus assets:

  • RxJava, Kotlin
  • Application frameworks: Hibernate, Spring
  • Application servers: JBoss or Oracle Glassfish
  • Web servers: IIS, Apache HTTP
  • Build: Ant, Maven
  • IDEs: Eclipse

You will have the following attributes:

  • A sense of humour
  • Like knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Have exceptional communication skills
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Not blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.