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Senior Android Developer - AA

TypescriptReactJSiOSAndroidReact NativeNodeJSJavaKotlinGraphQLScrum

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Gorilla Logic provides nearshore Agile teams to Fortune 500 and SMB companies, bringing unparalleled expertise in the delivery of full-stack web, mobile, and enterprise applications. Our highly collaborative Agile Gorillas are uniquely qualified to implement complex software initiatives. With offices in the United States, Costa Rica, Colombia and Mexico, Gorilla Logic helps clients gain competitive advantages to achieve results faster.

Senior Mobile Developer (Android)

Gorilla Logic is working is looking for a Senior Mobile Developer who will work with a team of engineers building and maintaining our client’s mobile application. You will apply your skills and experience to develop reliable, scalable, and sustainable world class software application. Our environment will require you to work effectively with your teammates, of course. But your real success will be measured by how well you couple critical thinking with self-motivation, enthusiasm and determination.

The primary function of this role will be to lead the development of Android mobile native and web apps with Kotlin, Android WebView, JSON, Node JS, Next.js, TypeScript and GraphQL. This role will support mobile application, SDK, and NDK development. This role will support the multi-variate tablet ecosystem of multiple tablet devices and form-factors as well as applications within our platforms and services.


*Lead the design, development and support of Android native apps and Web applications to fulfill our commitment to our customers and Tablet engineering’s strategic product initiatives *Lead application design and code reviews *Work closely with application engineers to support seamless integration of services *Work closely with UX designers to implement user experiences on ViaPath’s custom tablets *Collaborate with a cross functional team including UX, Backend, Android, Web, Cloud, Product Management, and Platform Engineering *Perform research tasks aimed at expanding the features we can offer on our platform. *Provide technical documentation for new code written and features completed. *Ability to build custom Android OS based off the Android Open-Source Project (AOSP) is a plus *Quickly learn new technologies and patterns and lead new designs and solutions. *Designs and develops scalable applications and tools working in a Scrum/Agile environment. *Demonstrates knowledge of industry trends, products, infrastructure, and our build systems *Partners with the Networking and DevOps teams to establish strategies to improve our tablet product experience, network design and performance as well as automation techniques *Meet or exceed individual objectives, delivery deadlines, and product quality expectations. *Uses effective communication flow among internal team members.

Technical Requirements

*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering, or related field; 4 years of demonstrated experience in lieu of education and: *7+ years of software engineering experience with a passion for mobile technologies and innovations. *5+ years of experience in Android App and SDK software development with Kotlin, Java, and Android System WebView following industry standards and best practices including Clean Architecture. *3+ years of experience in Frameworks/Libraries: ExoPlayer, AndroidX/ Jetpack, Dagger, etc. *3+ years of experience debugging and troubleshooting Android apps using ADB, logcat, and related tools. *2+ years of experience integrating apps with REST APIs and JSON payloads and responses. *2+ years of experience and knowledge of Android Runtime (ART), app memory management and performance optimization *2+ years of experience in NodeJS/TypeScript, Next.js , and GraphQL *Basic understanding of networking: Wi-Fi, LTE wireless RF, TCP/IP stack *Demonstrated experience working in a Scrum/Agile environment. *Experience in Object Oriented Design and Programming, Design Patterns, and related frameworks. *Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve complex problems and identify best practices. *Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to think creatively and effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, support teams, clients, customers, and the public.

Bonus Skills

*Experience developing video and audio apps, and handling media codecs. *Experience developing cross-platform apps using React Native or web apps using React. *Android NDK software development experience *Experience with mobile app test automation