Expert Android Mobile Developer - Direct Hire - Deerfield, IL
The Mobile Application Developer Expert oversees and advises on code/design analysis and strategy, supports project management, develops code and design for the most complex projects, and oversees the review of code, design, and testing. This person serves as a subject matter expert in one or more application areas, utilizing broad technical expertise to identify new application solutions and improve process efficiency. The Expert level developer coaches and mentors all application developers.
This is a hands-on development position.
Oversees business, functional, and high level technical requirements (including recovery, security, and audit)
Directs the technical strategy by Identifying opportunities, from a technical perspective, for promoting process efficiency, simplification, and improving application performance
Manages complex technical design components and act as a referral expert in mobile technology, data structures, vended packages, techniques and design methods
Oversees design reviews
Analyzes downstream and client process impact and make recommendations
Works with Scrum Masters to identify opportunities for improving project estimating processes
Determines programming approach, tools, and techniques that best meet the business requirements.
Performs coding of highly complex modules as a subject matter expert
Manages and make recommendations for project change management approach
Serves as a subject matter expert in area of responsibility for ADs
7+ years of professional development experience, with significant experience in Android native mobile app development
Solid experience with Android Studio
Expert in Agile Scrum or XP methodologies.
Experienced with Jira, Jenkins, and CI/CD automation pipelines
BA/BS in computer science or electrical engineering required.
Ability to communicate complex ideas in a clear, concise manner both verbally and in writing.
Results oriented as demonstrated by proven ability to meet short deadlines and execute against multiple competing priorities with little direct supervision.
Understanding of SQL and no SQL relational databases
Understanding of architectural patterns and experience designing software architecture
CI/CD, Jira, Jenkins, GitHub, Confluence, Slack
Experience writing and integrating RESTful Webservices
Experience with JSON and XML
Experience with high volume mobile apps
Experience with Test Driven Development and JUnit
Experience managing developers
Experience with AWS/Cloud Infrastructure
Experience creating SDKs
Experience with Open Source Technologies
HomeBrew, Mac OSX, Linux, CocoaPods, Maven, TestFlight
Security minded, experienced with Encryption, Oauth, and OWASP Standards
SQL Lite, Certificate Management,
Experience building and deploying apps to the Google Play Store