Software Engineer – Android at ixigo

Posted 6 months ago
Gurugram, Haryana
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Software Engineer – Android


Company Description

Launched in 2007, ixigo is an AI-based travel app based in Gurugram, India. ixigo services Indian travellers and their travel utility, planning and booking problems using technology and artificial intelligence. Offering train, flight and bus utility & bookings, the company applies AI for deal discovery, personalized recommendations, airfare predictions & alerts, train delay prediction, PNR confirmation prediction and automated customer service.

Job Description

As an Android Developer , you will be involved in all aspects of development playing a critical role in the design, planning, development, and deployment and help develop best practices for future development. You will be part of a young and multicultural team which builds a cuttingedge travel consumer-facing product. You will be responsible for-
• Developing, releasing, and maintaining native Android Applications and oversee mobile application development efforts
• Delivering across the entire app life… cycle, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support
• Working directly with developers and product managers to conceptualize, build, test and release products
• Working on bug fixing and improving application performance.
• Continuously discovering, evaluating, and implementing new technologies to maximize development efficiency
• Optimizing performance for the apps and keep up to date on the latest industry trends in the mobile technologies

Skills & Qualifications
• Candidates with 6 months – 2 years of experience
• Experience in developing mobile apps using Android SDK with proficiency in Core Java and design patterns
• Experience with e-business/e-commerce applications and business environment
• Any internship experience with internet companies or the travel industry will be a plus

Must have
• Great understanding of Android development SDK
• Expertise in Core Java with solid OOD principles and design patterns
• Good grasp of algorithms, design patterns, memory management, and multithreaded programming
• Conversant with JSON, XML, Web services API
• Experience with SaaS platforms for mobile development like Analytics, Push Notifications, Cloud Storage, Ad Networks, etc
• Handson experience with Android’s debugging, unittesting, memory and performance optimization tools.
• Great people skills