Android Developer

Trivandrum
Posted 10 months ago

We are looking for a mobile app developer with an experience of 1-3 yrs to design, develop and maintenance of Android apps. The developer will work in consultation with the Lead, on the entire app life-cycle right from concept stage until delivery and post launch support. Apps will be mainly content based and integrated closely with the web sites.

Responsibilities

  • Depending on the skills set can be lead on one platform and play a supporting role across the other.
  • Working closely with another mobile app developer leading the other platform development.
  • Deliver across the entire app life cycle –concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support.
  • Working directly with developers and Project Managers/Technical Lead to conceptualise, build, test and realise products.
  • Gather requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into elegant functional solutions.
  • Build prototypes at tech scoping stage of projects.
  • Working along the web developers to create and maintain a robust framework to support the apps.
  • Working with the front-end developers to build the interface with focus on usability features.
  • Create compelling device specific user interfaces and experiences
  • Standardising the platform and in some cases apps to deliver across multiple brands with minimal duplication of effort.
  • Optimising performance for the apps Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in the mobile technologies

Skills

  • Strong OO design and programming skills in Java (J2EE/ J2ME)
  • Familiar with the Android SDK
  • Knowledge of SQLite, MySQL or similar database management system
  • Familiar with Eclipse
  • Understanding of other compiled languages
  • Experience on web service integration (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML)
  • Experience of development using web technologies Good understanding of OO programming and design patterns
  • Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and PHP
  • Experience building web and native apps
  • Experience using social media APIs
  • Using version control (e.g. SVN)
  • Excellent debugging and optimisation skills

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