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Senior Android Mobile Developer

  • Location: San Francisco, 94111
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 20 days ago

Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Position: Senior Android Mobile Developer 
Location:
San Francisco, CA 94111
Term: 6 Months

As the Digital Technology Senior Android Mobile Developer, you will execute full stack mobile and responsive mobile web solutions for mobile banking clients.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Perform full stack hands-on mobile development for native mobile app design and implementation on Android, including system analysis, test-driven application development, unit test, test automation, code review and application maintenance support.
  • Code and ship complex new mobile features and apps.
  • Establish and maintain strong partnerships with the business and product owners.
  • Work with owners and system leads, including Vendor Solutions, to logically design and negotiate solutions and participate in long-term product planning.
  • Ensure commitments are met while providing high-quality and cost-effective systems that meet client expectations.
  • Adapt digital Agile approach and work with mobile vendor to implement the mobile solution.
  • Keep up to date on new technology, standards, protocols and tools in areas relevant to the rapidly changing digital environment.
  • Work with the application support team and external vendors to ensure all applications are supported according to their Service Level Agreements.
  • Troubleshoot and fix issues in production and non-production environments.
  • Work with server engineers to design API specs.
  • Propose and implement process improvements to make our engineering team even better.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • A bachelor’s degree and more than 7 years of direct experience in software development, with five or more years in mobile solution and implementation
  • Experience in native mobile app development on Android; and hands-on experience in Kotlin, Java RX and/or React native code to build front-end web or native application experiences
  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization  
  • Understanding of Googles Android design principles and interface guidelines  
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git - Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Experience in test-driven development and test automation
  • Attention to detail to carefully craft both tests and code
  • Experience working with the Agile/scrum project management methodologies
  • Backend web service and API knowledge
  • Excellent problem-solving and organizational skills and an ability to multi-task in a deadline- oriented environment
  • A willingness to learn new technology

Job Demands:

  • Must be able to review and analyze data reports and manuals; must be computer proficient.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively via telephone and in person

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

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