Philips Software Technologist I in Bangalore, India


In this role, you have the opportunity

To be a part of the innovation that Philips is driving on Digital Transformation/ IoT /Connectivity Technologies

You are a part of

The Connected Digital Platforms & Propositions (CDPP) Organization was formed to guide and lead the digital transformation of Philips into a HealthTech / IoT company. CDPP aims to accelerate the adoption of common software platforms, drive reuse of software across the Philips landscape, innovate business models and extract value from data. CDPP focuses on launching strong Consumer & Healthcare connected propositions that go beyond stand-alone connected products.

Key responsibility area:

  • Hands-on experience in developing native Android applications.

  • Understanding of Android design patterns, memory management, file I/O, concurrency, and multithreading.

  • Knowledge of working with network & battery optimisations, APIs, external libs, sdks, Analytics, UI, visualizations & animations

  • Preferred knowledge on Connectivity, Bluetooth protocols/ BLE.

  • Working knowledge and hands on with Database management such as SQL and contemporary technologies at their backend

  • Experience in Unit Testing and TDD practices. Usage of Junit/Mockito/Espresso kind of test frameworks

  • Eclipse or any IDE usage

  • Published one or more applications in an Android marketplace and knowledge on the process of making the app live.

  • Experience of working on applications with react native is a plus.

  • Able to create a UI and UX that would make the app simple to use and delight users.

  • Able to fix the occurring bugs and iteratively improve the app, include newer features and keep the app up to dated with all the Android updates/ libraries that will be released.

  • Have an eye for new upcoming technologies and be able to evaluate and implement the same to enhance the development efficiency.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • 6-8 years of experience on Android Java-based mobile applications and systems development

  • Strong command on Android Java. Exposure towards Android SDK

  • Strong knowledge of the various packages on the Android App development stack layouts, intents, widgets, content providers, touch handling, drawing, location services, media interfaces, network, storage, security/cryptography, sqlite, etc.

  • Knowledge of web services and serialization techniques like REST, SOAP, XML, JSON & framing

  • Strong penchant for Object Oriented Design and CS fundamentals

  • Experience of working with version control, bug tracking, continuous integration and other productivity enhancement software like TFS, Bugzilla, Jira etc.

  • Prior experience in working in Agile software methodologies

  • Taking responsibility and ownership in the team's work, team player and good communication skills

  • B.E/B.Tech/M.Tech/MCA or equivalent qualification