Mobile Engineer

slickdeals   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Media

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 64 days ago

This job is no longer available.

THE PURPOSE:

Slickdeals is looking for a motivated and experienced Android developer to help us build a best-in-class mobile experience. You'll be working as part of a team that powers the Slickdeals community and will be responsible for new features and improvements for our Android mobile app.

THE ROLE:

  • Prototype, architect, build and maintain applications for Android
  • Contribute to the development of the company's native application frameworks
  • Promote and support best practices for software development
  • Be a champion for quality by improving process, developing test cases and test plans
  • Maintain and monitor apps for performance, crashes, bugs and usability
  • Manage deployment and release to the App store
  • Performs other duties as assigned

THE CANDIDATE:

  • 3+ years of native mobile app development experience
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms and software design
  • Passionate about Android and continuously up to date with platform changes, new features, and new user interactions as they are released by Google
  • You think about mobile as its own ecosystem
  • Proficient at Java and can consistently deliver testable, scalable, highly-readable code using OO best practices
  • Understand the nuances of developing on Android across multiple hardware devices
  • You have at least one native Android app in the Google Play store
  • Adept at evaluating and integrating libraries, SDKs and APIs on Android
  • Comfortable with GIT or other source control software

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • You've personally developed an app with over 50,000 installs
  • Knowing Objective-C and iOS
  • Experience with mobile reporting and A/B testing
  • Experience with caching and performance optimization
  • Understanding UX/UI and the needs and nuances of each type of device/platform
  • HTML, CSS, AJAX, Javascript, REST APIs, database design and queries, web services
  • Other relevant experience in developing mobile software applications
  • Experience in the consumer or retail space