DAFT

Daft is Ireland's leading property portal. Founded in 1997 by brothers Eamonn and Brian Fallon, it has revolutionised how consumers in Ireland find property. Today tens of thousands of customers in Ireland and across the world regularly advertise their properties in the site. Nine out of ten properties for sale in Ireland are advertised on Daft.ie, and it attracts over 2 million unique visitors every month generating over 250 million page impressions per month across multiple channels. Daft.ie is now part of DistilledSCH with Adverts.ie and DoneDeal.ie.


About The Role

We are looking for an experienced Android Developer to help architect, build, iterate and manage our Android application.

In Daft, members of the technology team are encouraged to voice their creative ideas and watch them become initiatives and part of the solution. You will tackle challenging, novel solutions every day and you will be an integral member of the technology team.

As a developer on the mobile engineering team, you will be building apps & features that are used by thousands of people across multiple devices and platforms. You will get a chance to help shape how our users search for property on the move.

We have a very high standard in our engineering team and are looking for smart, passionate developers. The role is an extremely rewarding one for the right candidate, as you will be given ownership over your own projects from day one.

Role Requirements:

  • BSc or similar in Computer Science or a related field.
  • You have a passion for writing clean code in an Agile environment and know how to implement the SOLID principles in Android.
  • You've been writing code for at least 5 years. A minimum of 2 of them in Android and have experience using TDD with testing frameworks (Mockito, Espresso etc.)
  • You must be familiar with Material Design.

  • An attractive salary and benefits package

  • 21 days holidays per year, plus an additional days leave per year of service

  • The opportunity to work with one of Ireland's largest online companies

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Fully paid VHI Health Insurance

  • Monthly breakfasts

  • Friday treats

  • A fast-paced, challenging and fun working environment
    You will be given a chance to make a significant contribution to our future direction.

  • The chance to make a lasting difference

  • A fantastic Dublin city centre office location.

Working at DAFT.IE