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Mid-Level Android Developer in Boca Raton, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

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Android Developer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for an Android Developer to work on a contract position with one of our clients located in Boca Raton, Florida. Our client is seeking a Mobile Application Senior Development Engineer (Android) to join their development team that builds customer facing mobile apps and other onsite applications. To be successful in this position, the candidate must be proficient with Android, Java, Kotlin, Android Studio, Google Play store, and publishing apps. This is a senior position, so this candidate must be very hands on with Android development, as well as able to engage in high level architectural design activities and mentor more junior team members.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the design and creation of advanced user-interactive mobile applications for the Android and iOS platforms.
  • Collaborate on decisions about mobile architecture for Android and iOS platforms.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and deliver new features
  • Interface with data sources, vendors and servers via APIs & RPCs
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application efficiency
  • Profile app memory usage, object references and optimize performance
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
  • Maintain technical documentation
  • Mentor junior developers

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 7+ years relevant professional software engineering and mobile development experience, or a commensurate combination of education, training and experience
  • References for of at least 2 apps launched to the Google Play Store with a significant number of MAUs (> 5000).
  • Extensive knowledge of the Google Play Store Process, beta testing (TestFlight and/or Hockey) and publishing apps
  • Extensive knowledge in the Google Play store including beta testing as well as publishing a release
  • Knowledge of building an app for a range of Android version and Android based devices
  • Proven hands-on software development experience with Android platforms.
  • Software development experience in several of the following core languages: Java(Android) and Kotlin.
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, UI/UX, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile APP development life cycle
  • Experience in multiple mobile platforms is a plus.
  • Experience with REST services integration utilizing JSON and/or XML
  • Experience with third-party libraries and API integration
  • Knowledge of OAuth authorization framework
  • Technical knowledge of techniques, standards and state-of-the art capabilities for authentication and authorization, applied cryptography, security vulnerabilities and remediation
  • Experience with beta testing release tools such as TestFlight and Hockey
  • Adept at working with databases, both relational and NOSQL
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills

Competencies:

  • Attention to detail
  • Delivery and quality focus
  • Project and goal focus
  • Results orientation
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to multi-task

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.