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Android Engineer

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

Our client is looking for an Android Engineer to join their team for a 9+ month contract. In this role, you will design, build, and support the mobile checkout features in  Android app. You should be able to navigate and suggest improvements on application from an architectural stand point. At the same time, keep security in forefront of all decision making. You will be working with a dynamic and collaborative team that integrates a wide array of technologies into a cohesive IT Solution.


“MUST HAVE” SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree
  • Atleast 5 years of Android Development Experience.
  • Experience in designing and developing mobile applications in a complex operating and cross functional environment
  • Proven experience/responsibility for design and architectural decisions of app in the app store
  • Experience developing apps that interact with Web Services (REST, JSON)
  • Demonstrated knowledge and practical application of design patterns
  • Proficient in Kotlin, Android Jetpack components xml and software development tools - Git, Jira.
  • Strong understanding of core android fundamentals - activities, views, intents, services, fragments, Android Manifest, android lifecycle events
  • Experience working with libraries like Retrofit, OkHttp, web services, firebase, and other common libs and concepts
  • Knowledge of working in an Agile development environment. Familiarity with SCRUM as a development method for Agile Development
  • Must have strong teamwork orientation and the ability to foster collaboration within and across teams
  • Familiarity with SCRUM as a development method for Agile Development


ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience developing location-based services with MapKit, Google Maps or similar framework
  • Experience with multithreading, memory management, and caching mechanisms specific to mobile devices
  • Experience owning and leading major components in partnership with Architects and Technology leaders

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

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