Mobile Software Developer / Analyst

Full Time
Lincoln, NE
Posted 4 weeks ago

Summary:

Develop and modify mobile apps based on project specifications and client submissions.  Work closely with other team members and departments to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements and input data use while maintaining or creating a variety of programs existing at different levels of complexity as well as functionality.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Bring a new market leading app to life from the ground up or modify existing apps as the product evolves
  • Code for native apps for both iOS and Android, using both API calls to the existing application and embedding business logic into the app
  • Perform unit and functioning testing to ensure the quality of your work
  • Create and execute automated testing
  • Raise questions and suggestions to the product manager about enhancements and potential gaps in requirements
  • Identify and integrate third-party controls as needed to quickly achieve desired functionality
  • Work with the support team to troubleshoot app errors – and then code fixes to solve those issues
  • Create proof of concept prototypes for new features
  • Participate in peer design reviews, code review, and testing to ensure quality releases
  • Be responsible for developing solid architecture for your features, justifying alternatives, and getting signoff from your peers
  • Identify and address ripple effects from your changes in other parts of the application
  • Perform code reviews
  • Code for security, performance and maintainability
  • Follow (and help shape) team coding standards, including using comments to pay it forward for teammates who will later maintain your code
  • Proactively raise relevant questions about requirements and approaches
  • Seek new ways to improve your methods and skill sets
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements/Skills:

  • Associates Degree in Computer Science required OR;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering Preferred
  • 2 + years’ of full-time mobile software development experience required
  • Developed at least three mobile applications
  • Strong expertise in development on the iOS and Android platforms
  • Experience with mobile-specific functionality, such as location, push notifications, camera interaction, and cross-app interaction
  • Designed and developed apps that use both APIs and business embedded logic to achieve the mobile app’s desired functionality
  • Developed apps where the user experience is as important as the business functionality (and you find it hard to think of the two in isolation from each other)
  • Learned firsthand how to optimize apps for performance
  • The interest in understanding the business behind the software instead of blindly “coding to requirements”
  • Exposure to Agile / SCRUM development
  • Experience with C#; .NET 4.0; ASP.NET; WPF; SQL; WCF; CSS4; HTML5; XML preferred
  • Professional oral and written communication skills required
  • Ability to work independently and communicate within a team environment
  • Ability to analyze problem domain and develop innovative solutions
  • Should be highly adaptable and able to adjust as priorities change
  • Strong problem solving skills

Status

Salary Exempt

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