Rockstar IOS + Android Developer


Job Description

Hello there,

Are you looking for being the face for our mobile application? Can you conceive, build from idea to launc? Then connect with us on skype for a quick interview - tanmay.kar.

Founded by the former boss of Travix, BV and is looking to launch a ground breaking business in travel and hospitality domain in next few weeks. We are looking for a rock star developer to help build a mobile application fast and efficiently. You will have to see what we are likely to unveil using our data driven algorithms and patentable business model.

We are looking for a senior mobile app developer to lead the design, development and maintenance of Android and iPhone apps. The developer will lead the entire app lifecycle right from concept stage until delivery and post launch support.

Tasks and Responsibilities

Act as lead iOS and/ or Android developer.
Architect, design, develop the first mobile application with weekly enhancements planned for first six months
Own –concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support
Work directly with developers and product managers to conceptualise, build, test and realise products
Gather requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into elegant functional solutions
Build prototypes immidiately to support our accelerated launch plan
Work along the web developers to create and maintain a robust framework to support the apps
Work with the front end developers to build the interface with focus on usability features
Create compelling device specific user interfaces and experiences
Standardising the platform and in some cases apps to deliver across multiple brands with minimal duplication of effort
Optimise performance for the apps
Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in the mobile technologies
Explain technologies and solutions to technical and non-technical stakeholders

Must Have skills:

iOS –
Strong OO design and programming skills in Objective-C
Familiar with iOS SDK (UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Core Location, etc)Familiar with xcode

Android –
Strong OO design and programming skills in Java (J2EE/ J2ME)
Familiar with the Android SDK
Knowledge of SQLite, MySQL or similar database management system
Familiar with Eclipse

Common -
Understanding of other compiled languages
Experience on web service integration (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML)
Experience of development using web technologies
Good understanding of OO programming and design patterns
Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and JSF
Experience building web and native apps
Experience using social media APIs
Ads integration using a 3rd party ad server
Using version control (e.g. SVN)
Excellent debugging and optimisation skills

What we look for in most candidates:

Learning on the Fly
Technical Learning
Action Orientated
Dealing with Ambiguity
Presentation Skills
Peer Relationships
Time Management
Written Communications
Problem Solving