Senior Mobile Application Developer

Protective Insurance Corporation Indianapolis , IN 46218

Posted 2 months ago

Senior Mobile Application Developer

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Position Overview:

Protective Insurance is embarking on an exciting IT transformation journey focused on Agile development processes, cloud architecture, and mobile application development in support of our corporate goal to make roads safer. We are seeking an experienced Mobile Application Developer to develop, maintain and continuously improve Protective's mobile applications. The apps being developed for Android and iOS will integrate with Protective systems to deliver insurance products and services on mobile devices. This is a great opportunity to bring your mobile application skills into a dynamic, agile environment focused on delivering business value.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Contribute in an Agile environment that requires both interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.

  • Build mobile applications with Java-based development tools that support a single code base for consistent look and feel across all platforms

  • Evaluate business needs and recommend approaches to satisfying Protective's mobile user base with highly functional apps

  • Integrate mobile applications with Protective's internal and cloud-based backend systems

  • Test and document mobile capabilities consistent with Agile development best practices

  • Provide troubleshooting as necessary in testing, QA and Production environments.

  • Identify opportunities to optimize application performance.

  • Contribute to Protective's IT transformation and growth into a 100% Agile development shop

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor or master's degree in CS, or equivalent practical/technical experience

  • 5+ years of iOS and/or Android development.

  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills

  • Experience working with business stakeholders and designers to build functional, attractive mobile apps

  • Willingness to work in a transformative environment among talented peers in a collaborative environment focused on rapid prototyping and new product development

  • Extensive experience working with remote data via REST and JSON

  • Experience developing unit tests and development methods that support automated testing

  • Experience with publishing Android and iOS applications to internal and public app stores

  • Experience with mobile development issues related to performance optimization, UI, security, and native hardware components (camera, GPS, motion sensing, connectivity

  • Willingness and flexibility to learn new platforms, languages, and frameworks as needed to satisfy business needs

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