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Android Developer

Posted about 1 month ago

Grow your career as an Android Developer with an innovative global bank in Irving, TX. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will start working remotely until offices reopen, then will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
Responsibilities include:
•    Responsible for building out mobile applications on Android that involves maintaining and developing on going features. Design and Build innovative intuitive and responsive native app.
•    Responsible for Coding packaging and deployment as well as monitoring the app performance and stability.
•    Ensure the performance quality and responsiveness of applications.
•    Collaborate with a team to define design and ship new features.
•    Investigate issues reported by testing teams to determine impact, root cause, and solve them.
•    Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs to optimize performance.
•    Help maintain code quality organization and test automation.
•    Work with Quality Assurance for end-to-end testing and certification of the product delivered.
•    Work in a fast-paced environment that fosters growth and learning.
•    Build and maintain integrated project development schedules that account for internal / external dependencies, differing SDLC approaches, numerous constraints, and adequately factor in contingency for unplanned delays.
•    Negotiate features and associated priority and help the team and their customers reach consensus.
•    Improve team development related processes that accelerate delivery, drive innovation, lower costs, and improve quality.
•    Ensure self and peers are actively seeking ways to objectively measure productivity. (i.e., SonarQube Findbugs). This will include a focus on automating code quality, code performance, unit testing, and build processing in the CI/CD pipeline (RTC, Jenkins, RLM)

•    3+ years of experience in Android Development
•    At least one application in Google Play.
•    Experience Backend Rest API Development using Java Programming JEE Spring Framework
•    Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms i.e., mobile tablet desktop and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
•    Experience in Secure Coding practices per OWASP to prevent XSS CSRF and other vulnerabilities. Understanding of accessibility and security compliance.
•    High attention to detail and a knack for making a mobile experience beautiful.
•    Experience with analytics and performance monitoring sdks
•    Good understanding of Web Technologies (Javascript, CSS, HTML5)
•    Experience working with automated testing on the Android platform
•    Familiar with Continuous Integration (CI) and its use in testing, building and deploying Android apps
•    Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
•    Experience with Auto Layout, Push Notifications is required.
•    Strong understanding and experience in multi-threading, memory management, and network communication on Android devices
•    Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
•    Strong object oriented programming skills and understanding of MVC pattern and MVP
•    Experience in working with remote team members and agile concepts.
•    Knowledge in SOAP Web Services / REST APIs JSON Parsing Proficiency MySQL or Oracle
•    Development experience with REST services using Spring Boot or NodeJS/ExpressJS
•    Strongly prefer experience with the Atlassian tool suite JIRA and Confluence.
•    Prefer an understanding of data modeling and storage with NoSQL databases like Cassandra/MongoDB.
•    Prefer experience with payments technology.
•    Familiarity with RESTful microservices architecture and patterns.
•    Knowledge of developing trends and emerging standards in mobile apps, mobile payments, and wearables.
•    Prefer familiarity with Linux and cloud concepts around discovery, load balancing etc.
•    Verbal and written communication is clear and concise.
•    Experience with UI animations a plus

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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