Android Developer

Apex Systems Plano , TX 75023

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description: Job #: 1008858

Apex's client in Plano is looking for several Android Developers to join their rapidly growing mobile team. This is with a large Financial Company; it is a contract to hire opportunity and you must be able to go permanent with our client without sponsorship to be considered for this role. While on contract you are eligible for benefits, free technical training and a 401K via Apex.

If this sounds like something in which you would be interested please send your resume to Katherine Elam [ Link Removed ]

Job Description

We are looking for an Android developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Responsibilities

  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code

  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code

  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application

  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs

  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization

Skills

  • 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

  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning

  • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as "touch"

  • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers

  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks

  • 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 Google's Android design principles and interface guidelines

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git

  • Familiarity with continuous integration

  • You must be able to go permanent with our client without sponsorship to be considered for this role.

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [ Phone number blocked ] .


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