Ocado Group is hiring an

Android Software Engineer

Barcelona, Spain

We are Shopping Platforms

Ocado Smart Platform is our game-changing solution, providing everything a retailer needs to offer a modern online grocery shopping experience. We believe our technology represents the future of ecommerce and we have made it our mission to change the way the world shops. We have signed deals with retailers all around the world to use our platform to provide their customers with the same great experience enjoyed by Ocado customers in the UK.  Part of Morrisons' operation in the UK is already powered by OSP, as well as Bon Preu in Spain, Casino in France and Sobeys in Canada.

Role & responsibilities

You’ll join one of our cross-platform mobile teams and participate in the development of the backend services that support our native Android and iOS apps. You’ll collaborate with product owners and UX designers to deliver high-quality features that will expand and grow the online presence of several international retailers. You’ll be given autonomy to try out new technologies and techniques that support our business and long term goals. You’ll be encouraged to share your solutions and findings with a wide audience inside and outside Ocado

We are looking for dedicated Android Software Engineers to join our cross-functional agile team as we continue the development of this technically challenging and ever-evolving suite of apps.

Role & responsibilities:

  • Development of the OSP Mobile Android application 
  • Writing and maintaining automation tests suites
  • Work collaboratively inside and outside the team to achieve business objectives

You may be asked to perform tasks as required by management deemed as a reasonable request. This job description is a summary of the typical functions of the role, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of possible role responsibilities, tasks and duties and is subject to review. The responsibilities, tasks and duties of the job holder might differ from those outlined in the job description and other duties, as assigned, might form part of the job.

Qualifications

Essential

  • Good spoken and written English
  • Strong programming and object-oriented design skills
  • Extensive knowledge of the Android SDK and modern development tools such as Android Studio
  • Experience working on published Google Play store apps
  • Pragmatic, but with a keen eye for detail
  • Passion for and understanding of automated testing

Desirable

  • Computer Science (or related subject) degree
  • Working knowledge of Kotlin
  • A fanaticism for clean code!
  • An understanding and some experience of Agile software development
  • Experience working in a continuous delivery environment
  • A mastery of git!
  • Knowledge of iOS or backend Java development
  • Exposure to Reactive programming paradigms

We can offer you:

A relaxed, international, talented, creative and friendly environment, where we will provide you with the best tools to develop amazing stuff. We invest in our employees, ensuring we provide them with the best in-house and external training programs available. We also really encourage people to attend conferences and be involved in the local developer community.

  • Flexible working hours with short Fridays
  • Reduced hours in August
  • 25 days of holidays per year
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance (3x your salary)
  • Ticket Restaurant
  • Ticket Transport
  • Ticket Kindergarten
  • Gym membership discounts 
  • Fresh fruit, snacks, tea and coffee
  • Monthly social events
  • Table football, board games and Nintendo Switch
  • Tech Talks and internal trainings
  • Developer exchange programmes between centers
  • English and Spanish language courses

We are growing rapidly, making it a very exciting time to join, as we are building a brand new office in the [email protected] district. We are currently right next to Sants station, a central area of Barcelona. 

Anything else?

There’s a lot going on at Ocado Technology! Find out more about us at  http://www.ocadotechnology.com

Ocado is an equal opportunities employer and as such makes every effort to ensure that all potential employees are treated fairly and equally, regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.