Sencha Touch Developer For a Windows 8 Phone App

Sencha Touch Developer For a Windows 8 Phone App

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Job Description

Job Description

Hello. We're looking for a mobile app developer with Sencha Touch experience to help us create an app for the Windows 8 mobile store.

The application design is complete and the main job requirement includes:

1. Creating the HTML5/CSS required to support the screens in Secha and mimic the Windows Metro look and feel. (see: http://www.sencha.com/blog/sencha-touch-with-windows-phone-8)

Also, there is the ability to work on the below:

2. working with our developers to help integrate user authorization via:
- Facebook
- Foursquare
- Twitter
- Email/Password

3. Helping to persist content saved by users for quick reference

4. Working with Windows location services by integrating a user's location into the app

5. Working with the Twitter stream API to integrate real-time tweets into the application

Some of the specific tasks are still being flushed out but your work will definitely involve item #1 and possibly touch items #2-#5.


The requirements

Contractor requirements

I am looking for a contractor that has the following skills:

1. Sench touch development experience with the ability to create HTML5/CSS from design specs.
2. Familiarity with the Windows Metro environment and Windows Phone 8
3. Familiarity with oauth authentication via serives suce as Facebook, Foursquare, and Twitter
4. Exposure to the Twitter API
5. The ability to do a majority of the work involved in late Jan to early Feb.

How to apply

Please submit a cover letter that highlights:

1. Your import script experience, especially that which matches the job description
2. Your speed in turning around work for review
3. Your availability in late Jan to early Feb.
4. Your ability to tackle items #2-#5 (oauth authentication, twitter api, location services, data persistence)

In addition, please describe how you approach challenges and whether you foresee any from this job.

About the company

We are a product and business consulting company with a focus on location-based services. We're working on a location-based Windows 8 phone app that revolving around localized events.

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Skills: windows-8-metro, design, facebook, foursquare, twitter, import