Android Developer at Booking.com

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Posted on Jul 01 2015 (over 1 year ago)

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Booking.com BV (the company behind Booking.com™, the market leading online hotel reservation service in the world) is looking for talented Android Developers to join our mobile team in our Amsterdam headquarters and help us to make the best travel app in the world! Our Android developers are given the freedom to make meaningful and measurable improvements to our top rated mobile app and impact more than 10 million users worldwide.

B.responsible

Our guiding principle is that by helping our users we help our business, so we listen to our customers and give them features they want to use.  As a developer in our mobile team you’ll be a key part of the idea generation process, working in a small start up-like group which takes full ownership of its part of our platform. You’ll be working on the iterative improvements we make as part of our high-speed release cycles, as well as looking ahead and implementing broader changes to our mobile app. Important aspects of the job include:

  • Rapidly develop new features and A/B test them with our customers
  • Solve issues with the app, prioritizing based on customer impact
  • Collaborate with Back-end Developers, Product Owners and Designers to constantly improve our Android app

B.skilledWe expect our developers to know the ins and outs of the Android framework and to deliver polished products customers want to use. We need self-starters who are great at solving problems, initiate solutions and discussions and are not afraid of solving challenges due to our huge scale.

We have found that people who match the following requirements are the ones who fit us best:

  • 3+ years of Android application development using Android SDK
  • 5+ years of experience as a developer with Java and other languages
  • Strong interaction and design sense, excellent attention to detail
  • Self-motivated to explore new technologies, applications and environments
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, team-player

Bonus Points for:

  • Experience with Android Market place & Distribution Process
  • An approved Play store app
  • SQL knowledge and/or willingness to learn
  • Experience working with A/B testing
  • You are passionate about open source and contribute
  • You’re not afraid to solve deep technical challenges of a whole new level at a huge scale
  • You have an intrinsic curiosity in technological innovations and you are always on top of the latest trends

B.offered

We are a performance-based company that offers career advancement and lucrative compensation, including bonus and stock potential. We also offer what is called the “Booking Deal” with competitive benefits. This position is open to worldwide candidates and in the case of relocation, we will assist you with a generous relocation package, ensuring a smooth transition to working and living in The Netherlands.

Booking.com BV, part of the Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), is the global market leader in online hotel reservations. Established in 1996, www.booking.com is available in 42 languages, offers more than 600,000 hotels and accommodations in 212 countries, features 43+ million reviews written by guests after their stay, and attracts online visitors from both leisure and business markets around the globe. With over 17 years of experience and a team of over 8,600 dedicated employees in 155+ offices worldwide,Booking.com BV and its various support companies around the world operate an in-house customer service team, which is available 24/7 to assist guests in their native languages and ensure an exceptional customer experience. The Booking.com group offers a dynamic work environment with a culture that is open, innovative and performance oriented, and believe our people and their passion is what makes us successful.

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