? Ensures Business Requirements translate to app vendor releases, and further correspond to pre-loaded app versions. Reviews requirements and status with Engineering on a regular basis. Ensure that vendors are provided with technical requirements consistent to Client?s business needs.
? Primary interface between assigned services vendor and Client?s engineering services, and service approval teams. Technical interface between all pre-loaded app vendors, and device manufacturers.
? Perform Release Management of Services/app vendors and provide technical guidance to business for vendor selection and vendor hardware; primarily perform Software Release Management of all software releases with various handset versions.
? Maintain a living database of all devices shipped, with software versions corresponding to respective application pre-load versions.
? Establish, and maintain pre-load timelines with various OEM manufacturers, and streamline application adoption across devices.
? Remain up to date on latest Android or iOS; Technical evangelist for Client technology and services. Review, and establish procedures for publishing incremental Client signed apps preloaded in devices as a PLAY Store, or a Digital update.
?Other duties as assigned.
? A Bachelor?s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Telecommunications or similar field.
? 5 years of experience working closely with wireless manufacturers or carriers. Direct involvement with the product approval process is a definite plus.
? 3 year of experience developing android/iOS apps, android/iOS devices, and publish to PLAY, or other stores (iTunes iOS).
? Strong software knowledge on iOS, OR, Android AOSP, and GMS Builds.
? Strong knowledge on iOSarchitectures OR Androidarchitecture, CTS suites.
? Work with developing iOS apps, OR Android apps on phones a definite plus. Experience with adb, Android Studio, and GIT.
?Experience certifying applications / devices via Google/iOS, and Carrier required.
? Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are necessary
?Experience in managing iOS OR Android Software Releases required.
? Ability to understand architectures and designs of app vendors, and articulate requirements.
?Experience implementing one or more of the following Google Services in apps, GCM, Analytics, Maps, in app purchase, search.