#153467

Android Developer

Location:
North Houston
Job Terms:
Permanent
Start date:
10/28/2019
Posted By:
Cedric Wilson
Date:
10/23/2019

Job Description:

Android Developer

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Works with constituent departments to fulfill mobile application development, support, and maintenance requests.
  • Assists in scope definition and estimation of work effort.
  • Contributes to the business requirements gathering process.
  • Works with the solution design team to ensure that design standards are followed.
  • Adheres to defined processes.
  • Develops application code to fulfill project requests.
  • Creates technical documentation as required.
  • Tests unit applications for release into production environment.
  • Mentors entry-level personnel in technical complexities of assigned work. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent work experience) is required.
  • Two or more years of professional Android Development experience required.
  • Must have portfolio of mobile apps developed.
  • Knows and uses well the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of application development to the completion of moderately difficult assignments.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of computer systems, hardware, and software operations and principles.
  • Exhibits a commitment to the utilization and enforcement of defined standards and process.
  • Is able to manage problem-solving activity in an efficient and effective manner utilizing strong evaluation, originality and ingenuity skills.
  • Exhibits a sense of urgency when dealing with break fix issues that directly impact end user utilization.
  • Strong teamwork skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms.
  • Communicates tactfully and effectively, verbally and in writing, and maintains positive and effective work relations with those encountered in the course of employment.
  • Has a customer service attitude.
  • Preferred skills include:
    • Must have 2 years of Android mobile application development experience.
    • General knowledge of architectural concepts and the fundamentals of good software design and Clean architecture.
    • General knowledge of design patterns and principles.
    • Experience in design, development and implementation in the Android software platform and relevant SDK’s.
    • Strong knowledge of Android development MVVM application architecture.
    • Significant development experience in Kotlin.
    • Experience working with serialization/deserialization using Gson or equivalent library.
    • Understanding of DI (dependency injection) using Dagger or equivalent framework.
    • Strong knowledge of HTTP and client-server interaction via APIs.
    • Experience with RESTful services standards.
    • Working knowledge of SQLite, SQL language, relational database concepts and database migration.