Mobile Engineer takes direct responsibility for developing applications for mobile platforms including phone and tablet form factors for the business. This role participates in all aspects of the mobile application life cycle from imagining to delivery.
Responsible for the design and development of mobile B2C applications
Design and deliver apps based on business requirements.
Assist in creating an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture
Work proactively to ensure smooth team operations and effective collaboration
Research and develop bleeding edge solutions using the latest device capabilities
Manage end user expectations and gain user acceptance of all project deliverables
Participate in code walkthroughs as needed to ensure quality
Participate in security governance for PCI and PII
Build software prototypes and deliver in a fast-paced iterative process
Implement technology or frameworks for feedback loops using A/B testing on properties
Implement methods to capture measurements of usage and conversions
Create automated unit test cases and test data
Test and debug code
Build trust and cooperation between IT, internal clients, and external vendors
Work with marketplaces to deliver applications
Create or recommend better tools to improve and expedite application delivery
Other duties as assigned
3+ years experience in Android Development and/or iOS Development
At least one application that has been distributed in a major online marketplace (Google Play or Apple's App Store)
Experience with technologies such as Objective C, Swift, C# , C++,JNI (Java Native Interface)
Experience integrating directly into GPS, Cameras, Microphone, etc
Quick adoption of new systems and languages
Ability to understand a pre-existing complex code base.
Strong problem solving skills.
Bachelors preferred (Computer Science, Computer Engineering)
Excellent Communication, verbal and written
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
Must be willing to work in Location Name
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice (if applicable)
Must have a valid driver's license (if applicable)
Must be "on call" 24 hours a day / 7 day a week (if applicable)
Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, read & write) (if applicable)
Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)
Experience with Ecommerce apps is a plus
Experience with in-app purchases is a plus
Experience with Gaming apps is a plus
Experience with Xamarin tools is a plus
Experience with Point of Sale systems
You are excited by the ongoing advances in mobile technology.
You have strong working knowledge of the iOS or Android platforms (bonus points for both).
Experience building apps that integrate with web services.
Understanding of the key factors in a quality mobile UI/UX design.
Adept to writing unit tests and testable code, and working under distributed version control (preferably Git).