Android Developer - Java/sdk/json

Soft tech Career Info system Pvt. Ltd
  • Hyderabad
  • Confidential
  • 3-8 years
  • Views
  • 08 Nov 2016

  • Software Design & Development

  • IT/ Technology - Mobile/ VAS Applications
Job Description


Our client, a fast-growing digital agency with an impressive client list, is seeking a Senior Android Developer in their Chicago Loop office. This is 3-month contract with potential to extend. Candidates must work onsite.


- Design, develop and test applications from start to finish

- Work with outside data sources and APIs such as REST APIs

- Use Java to develop and deploy Android OS 4.0.3+ based applications

- Troubleshoot, optimize and performance tune

- Brainstorm and innovate new features

- Work closely with other team members (Project Managers, Architects, Designers, etc.) to execute solutions

Minimum Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree or equivalent education / experience

- 3+ years of development experience using Java / C++

- 1+ years of Android application development experience (most recent job or project must be focused in Android development)

- Strong experience with OO design and development

- Android SDK experience

- Experience working with data from outside APIs

- Understanding of and ability to parse XML, JSON and serialized data

- Understanding of multi-threaded interface dseign

- Experience with embedded relational databases (SQLite)

- Prior experience with fragment-based Android application architectures

- Must have at least one or more functioning apps in the Android marketplace

Skills with any of the following are a plus:

- Profiling, tuning and optimizing Java applications

- Experience with multiple mobile platforms

- Experience with third-party libraries and frameworks (such as those by SquareUp)

- Rooting devices or building the platform from source

- Knowledge of IntelliJ or AndroidStudio

- Experience dealing with streaming media on Android

- Experience building library projects for Android

- Familiarity with JNK

- Experience working with emerging Android devices (e.g. smart watches, Google Glass, etc.)

Job Posted By

O.P. Chawla