Mobile Application Developer
Position: Mobile Application Developer Location: Tempe, AZ 85287 Duration: 7 months contract (going to be a direct hire) Job description: Skills Required Bachelor's degree in Computer Technology or related field AND two (2) years experience providing information technology services; OR, Six (6) years experience providing information technology services; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Certificates from recognized programs that indicate mastery of tools and techniques relevant to the assignment may substitute for up to six months experience. *Working Environment â€¢ Activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding and manipulating a computer mouse (75%); frequently required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk moderate distances to perform work (25%) â€¢ Frequent bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 25 pounds â€¢ Regular activities require ability to quickly change priorities which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts. â€¢ Ability to clearly communicate verbally, read, write, see and hear to perform essential functions. Regular use of standard office equipment including, but not limited to: computer workstation/laptop (keyboard, monitor, mouse), printer, fax, calculator, copier, telephone and associated computer/technology peripherals. This position receives regular review of objectives. Skills Preferred Experience Required â€¢ Be the primary developer on mobile application projects and be willing to learn new languages/technologies in the mobile development space â€¢ Develop and architect backend solutions using AWS with a service-oriented architecture â€¢ Understand and provide guidance for all security protocols and mechanisms involved with cloud development â€¢ Perform hands-on solution design, prototyping, proof-of-concepts, as required in support of current and new projects â€¢ Work on all phases of a project: development, testing, qa remediation, production support, etc. â€¢ Communicate with team regarding status updates â€¢ Support architectural and development guidelines and best practices â€¢ Fix bugs and identify areas for improvement Experience Preferred â€¢ Experience in delivering the full software development life cycle â€¢ Experience in optimizing and coming up with the best possible serverless solution â€¢ Experience in learning new technologies and concepts quickly â€¢ Experience in AWS, Firebase, App Engine â€¢ Experience in Splunk, GTM/GA, New Relic â€¢ Demonstrated knowledge of mobile security and mobile accessibility â€¢ Demonstrated aptitude for learning new technologies â€¢ Experience in at least one of the following and demonstrated knowledge with the rest: Java, Objective-C, C , Swift â€¢ Experience in architecting end to end solutions â€¢ Experience in managing enterprise software solutions to minimize downtime and maximize user experience â€¢ Experience in owning all aspects of projects â€¢ Evidence of effective verbal and written communication skills. â€¢ Experience in Version control â€¢ Experience in UI Skills Education Required Bachelor's degree in Computer Technology or related field AND two (2) years experience providing information technology services; OR, Six (6) years experience providing information technology services; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Certificates from recognized programs that indicate mastery of tools and techniques relevant to the assignment may substitute for up to six months experience. *Working Environment Education Preferred Department Statement (recommended) The mission of the University Technology Office is to provide technology leadership for the New American University. The UTO helps ASU create and maintain innovative technology solutions and services that advance learning and discovery at the University. Applicant must be eligible to work in the United States; ASU UTO will not be a sponsor for this position. ASU Statement Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 90,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe. ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit ~~~/tobaccofree AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.