Through a mobile application, web application and Facebook page the Golden Paddy Platform provides digital services to smallholder farmers and organisations. Through ICT it is able to connect, collect and deliver services in the agricultural value chain. Leveraging mobile technology it is also able to collect data and provide insights. Golden Paddy increases crop production through the sharing of leading agricultural knowledge and specific, real-time recommendations, expands markets connections and opportunities and facilitates access to improved (formal) financing opportunities for smallholder farmers.
We are looking for a motivated, hard-working, social and technically strong Android Developer. As Android Developer you will be responsible for development and continuous improvement of Golden Paddy, our mobile app. You will be part of Impact Terra’s product team and, therefore, you will be working closely with the UX designer and the product manager. You are required to pick up new skills if necessary, commit to project deadlines and be able to work on a tight schedule.
Deliver across the entire product life cycle – concept, design, build, deploy, test, app release and support
Work directly with the tech team, including other developers, UX designers, and product manager to conceptualize, build, test and release new versions of our mobile app, Golden Paddy.
Contribute in defining product features and design process
Build rapid mobile prototypes
Propose and support the creation of compelling user interfaces and experiences together with the UX designer.
Optimize production performance adopting and promoting agile development.
Help the product team in writing test cases and provide support during the testing phases.
Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in mobile technologies.
Explain technologies and solutions to technical and non-technical team members
Minimum 3 years of experience in developing Android apps
High proficiency in Kotlin
Strong understanding of data structures and design patterns
Strong working experience with Git
Preferred Excellent English proficiency
Able to develop and self-manage given tasks
Highly motivated to learn quickly and pick up new skills
Well organized and able to prioritize deliverables in order to meet deadlines
Initiative and solution focused
Resume and motivation letter can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications without motivation letters will not be accepted.