Android Developer

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  • Location:

    McLean, Virginia

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    337489

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiration date:

    07/22/2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for an Android Developer for an opportunity with a client located in McLean, VA!

Requirements

  • 5+ years professional coding experience
  • 3+ years of professional Android experience

Responsibilities

  • Develop Android client code solutions that deliver on Product Strategy and adheres to established engineering best practices, design guidelines and principles
  • Partner with Software Engineers, UX/UI, Quality Engineers, Product Owners/Analysts to deliver high performing quality customer experiences that are engaging, purposeful and powerful in their simplicity
  • Actively participate in all team agile ceremonies and contribute to ensure that all team commitments are delivered on time and of the highest quality
  • Be an active advocate of the Android platform through both internal and external developer communities
  • Work to remain an active learner in all technologies related to Android development (Java, Kotlin, Android SDK, Wear OS, Android Studio, Gradle, 3rd party libraries, Google developments, etc)
  • Influence and contribute to group discussions and incorporate feedback/communication from broader team
  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Actively engage with developers outside of the local sprint team across various disciplines (Android, iOS, APIs, Web, etc.)
  • Identify opportunities to drive and contribute beyond team commitments

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience driving direction, driving consensus and delivering small to medium sized/complexity components independently
  • Ability to detect and abstract common patterns in code
  • Proficient in 2-3 Android SDK components (Content Providers, Networking, Services, Broadcast Receivers, Intents, Fragments)
  • Experience with Google libraries (Play services, Maps, etc.)
  • Exploration of multiple form factors (phone, tablet, wearables)
  • Proficiency with Android Studio tooling
  • Demonstrated investment in Android development knowledge growth through self-study, side projects and/or school/work experience
  • Experience with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and higher
  • Experience with DVCS (Git, Github)
  • Familiarity with Agile delivery practices
  • Understanding of core Android constructs (Layouts, Widgets, Views, Services, Activities and Fragments)
  • Understanding of Android unit testing frameworks (JUnit, Robolectric, etc.)
  • Advanced Java OO knowledge (abstract classes, interfaces, anonymous classes, etc.)
  • Experience presenting coding topics to development peer group
  • Maintains an active public coding presence through GitHub
  • Has developed and supported their own app in one of the Android markets (Google Play, Amazon App Store, etc.)
  • Contributed towards an open source project

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visitwww.sigconsult.com.Signature Consultants is the parent company toHunter HollisandMadison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants 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. Signature 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 ator 888.838.1020.