Randstad Sr. Android Engineer in Austin, Texas
Sr. Android Engineer
Friday, October 14, 2016
As a Senior Android Engineer, you will be a technical lead and mentor. You will guide project teams by creating technical designs, writing user stories, and helping the PM with grooming the backlog. You will promote and champion best technical practices with both our clients and the development team. You will perform code reviews, triage bugs, and manage releases. You can even help to manage the customer relationship. And, you get to code.
You will excel in this position if:
You have at least 5 years of professional development experience.
You re an active coder and you love to code.
You have an eye for User Interface and Visual Design and can make strong recommendations based on Android Interface design guidelines.
You can design, mock up and code deliverables such as APIs and back-ends (like GPS, REST, or DB services) and front-end (like pixel-perfect UIs, animations, and transitions).
You re a kind, pragmatic communicator with a working knowledge of an Agile and Scrum environment.
You are a stellar team player and have proven experience leading other project team engineers when needed.
Your code elicits compliments from others and displays continuous improvement.
It would be awesome if:
You clearly understand Test Driven Development and can identify when code needs to be wrapped with unit, integration, and system tests.
You have many years of experience with writing Java
You closely follow emerging technology in the mobile industry, especially everything from Google and on Android.
You clearly understand the SOLID principles, dependency injection, mocking, and domain modeling techniques.
You have an inclination for delivering tech talks, writing blogs, regularly participating in technology events and being an evangelist for your platform.
You have the ability to architect an entire software system and you can clearly communicate the architecture to both the team and to the customer.
You have experience working with cross-functional teams across several countries, as you ll need to work with everyone--clients, PMs, UX/UI designers, QA, server devs, and mobile web devs.
You understand at least 1-2 complex technologies like OpenGL, BLE, Location based tech, Speech recognition, Augmented Reality, etc