Sr. Software Engineer Android in Irving, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Irving, TX
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
    36 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    109309
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    214-605-1021

Job Description

Are you a Software Developer currently developing Android Applications? Do you have experience building REST API's and any experience with automotive head unit or embedded development? Are you looking to work with new technology and create amazing Android technology?

Email me your resume ASAP!!!

We are looking for a Sr. Software Consultant with a strong Android development experience and embedded Head unit experience. Ideal candidate would be one who can work independently with great agility and able to translate product requirements to working products

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with UX, design, product management and engineering to help define and implement innovative solutions.
  • Working knowledge of general mobile landscape, architecture, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Participate in evaluation and adoption efforts, including proof-of-concept and proof-of-technology
  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Experienced with Jira, Jenkins, and CI/CD automation pipelines
  • Work closely with Business analyst to translate business requirements into timely and robust technical solutions
  • Participate in and understand the full mobile application development life-cycle, from concept to publishing apps in the store
  • Overall accountability for the delivery of the solution design and deliverables.
  • Develop robust Android applications as part of a team using Android Studio.
  • Work with designers to ensure the designed interfaces are implemented correctly.
  • Ensure we comply with best practices for user interface development, including accessibility and internationalization/localization.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • BS/MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or other technically related field.
  • 5+ years of software development experience.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Ability to effectively work cross functionally in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Highly organized.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies.
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • 3+ years of mobile apps development and testing experience on Android
  • 2+ years of experience building REST based APIs.
  • 1+ years of experience in working with automotive head unit or embedded development. Carpad (android based) device experience preferred.
  • Experience with authentication (OAuth2, OpenID Connect, etc) and authorization of APIs and security best practices
  • Strong comprehension of Agile/Scrum methodologies, Software Development Life Cycle, Source Control systems, and Configuration Management.
  • Strong comprehension of web services, HTTP protocol, and service-oriented architecture.
  • Strong knowledge of concurrency and multithreaded programming techniques on Android platforms.
  • Strong knowledge of “Clean Code” development techniques and S.O.L.I.D. OOP design principles.
  • Strong comprehension of high availability, multi-tier, mission critical and fault-tolerant system design.
  • Strong comprehension of MVC and/or MVVM design patterns.
  • Extensive knowledge of responsive and adaptive native mobile UI development techniques: Fragments on Android.
  • Solid experience with Android UI components and best practices developing for multi screen apps.
  • Mid-level knowledge of database fundamentals and data persistence techniques.
  • Experience with AWS cloud related technology API Gateway,  Lambdas , etc a big plus

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.