Engineer/sr Engineer - Mobility Development - Ios/android

  • Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai
  • 10-20 lakh
  • 3-8 years
  • Views
  • 07 Nov 2016

  • Software Architecting

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

We are looking for a senior mobile app developer who will be a part of the design, development and maintenance of Android and iPhone apps. The developer will be associated throughout the entire app lifecycle right from concept stage until delivery and post launch support. Apps will be mainly content based and integrated closely with the web sites and developed using custom framework and designs. In addition to delivering the product the successful candidate will be heavily involved in driving the mobile strategy globally.

iOS :

- Strong OO design and programming skills in Objective -C

- Familiar with iOS SDK (UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Core Location, etc)

- Familiar with xcode

Android :

- 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, RES,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

- Ads integration using a 3rd party ad server (DART)

- Using version control (e.g. SVN, Github, etc.,)

- Excellent debugging and optimisation skills

- Experience in OOP- s, C# language and Silverlight

- Experience in and understanding of JSON, XML, XAML, REST / SOAP protocol, visual basic 2010 and other windows development tools

- Good knowledge on design patterns like MVC, MVVM

Roles and Responsibilities:

- Independently design, build and test complex multi-tiered feature areas based on high level requirements. Primary technologies will be iOS Objective C, Android SDK

- Work with the system architect to create clean, organized code in an easily enhanced and maintained structure.

- Coordinate with other teams and with customer as needed.

- Write detailed technical documentation to allow easy hand-offs to other team members.

- Working relationships (Internal/External):

- Product Development Managers - Internal Customer, working with the Brand Product Development teams to develop ideas concepts and solutions that help the brand meet their objectives

- Developers - Working very closely with the global development/ engineering teams responsible for the web sites

- Project Managers - Working very closely with project managers effectively working across multiple projects and delivering to deadlines

Main tasks and responsibilities:

- Deliver across the entire app life cycle- concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support

- Working directly with other fellow developers and product managers 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-

- Attend industry events/ conference - both attending and presenting

Person specification:

- Proven commercial software development experience - desktop and mobile

- Published examples of mobile applications on the App store or the Android market

- Excellent knowledge in information architecture, human computer interaction and usability design principles

- A track record of delivering successful consumer and or business products

- Ability to use analytic data and user testing to inform design decision

- A passion for new consumer technology and the emerging medial and scape

- Ability to multi task and good time management skills

- Ability to work on their own and as a part of the team

- Excellent scoping and estimation skills and excellent testing/ QA skills

- Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) to liaise with various departments locally and internationally

Key Soft Attributes:

- Creativity and Learning on the Fly

- Technical Learning

- Action Orientated

- Dealing with Ambiguity

- Presentation Skills and Peer Relationships

- Time Management

- Written Communications

- Problem Solving

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Html5 Web Technologies Web Service Sqlite Java Soap

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