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Lead Software Engineer (Android)

Posting Country:  Hungary
Date Posted:  21-Jul-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Join Vodafone Hungary and build a better tomorrow!
We are looking for a
Lead Software Engineer (Android)
for our Technology Department


At Vodafone we connect everybody to live a better today and build a better tomorrow. It is the future we have in our mind when we see the speed of technology development. There is so much creativity across the technology industry that the speed of change is increasing. We embrace the opportunities of the future and work proactively to make good use of technology. As you can imagine, this means that we have a vibrant and diverse mix of skills and people making Vodafone a great place to work.


Your place in the team
Completes and coordinates mobile application developments within the Android development team. Coordinating the team of medior and junior developers. Analyzing requirements, keeping schedules and supervising activities, contributing to team meetings, troubleshooting development, test and production issues across multiple environments and operating platforms. Supports testing activities and handover to Operation Department. Activities include 3rd line maintenance, issue and incident tracking aligned with SLA’s. Updates knowledge by researching new technologies and software products.


You will be involved in the following tasks

•    Designs and implements native mobile application (Android) to support business requirements
•    Cooperates with MobileApp Back-end and Test team
•    Participates in every aspect of development and implementation, working with end users (product owners) to fully understand business requirements
•    Ensures compliance with Vodafone policies and procedures
•    Prepares high and low level technical documentation
•    Estimates the development effort by requirements and projects
•    Works in teams using various development methodologies – agile (SCRUM), waterfall.
•    Supports testing activities (functional and non-functional tests in all relevant project phases, including automated front-end testing)
•    Investigates and fixes defects and incidents during development and application lifecycle
•    Reviews and merges PRs sent in by junior and medior colleagues
•    Supports junior colleagues’ learning and development by mentoring and coaching
•    Participates in selection of junior colleagues during the hiring process
•    Makes minor/major mobile application software architecture-related decisions independently
•    Contributes and gives support to business team in publication process of Android mobile application
•    Supports DevOps team in CI/CD design, plans, prepares and maintains CI flow for Android

We are looking for you if you have

•    IT specific university degree OR developer qualification
•    5+ years experience in mobile application development 
•    Experience in agile development methodologies, ideally SCRUM
•    Knowledge of Kotlin language and MVVM, VIPER architecture patterns
•    Unit testing, including use of mocking frameworks
•    Deep knowledge of Network Communication/Integration solutions (SOAP, REST JSON, Swagger)
•    Good knowledge of English both spoken and written
•    Knowledge of CI/CD supporting tools Bamboo/Jenkins, Docker, Automic, Artifactory, Bitbucket)
•    Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and DevOps in general.
•    Able to identify and re-factor incorrect architectures in unfamiliar codes


Get to know us

If you want to know more about us and what we do, then
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Diversity and Inclusion

Vodafone is a company that values diversity. We believe that we can operate more successfully and effectively with diverse teams. Our aim is to build a culture where no one will be discriminated based on either their gender, age, cultural background or sexual identity, orientation. Vodafone is committed to support LGBT+ people at work.

The future is exciting. Ready?



Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.

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