Lead Software Developer

Recruiter
Computer Futures
Location
Plymouth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 May 2017
Expires
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
A global client of ours are seeking a Software Developer to work closely with their embedded, cloud and application developers and design partners to develop best-in-class user applications within the Cloud Services and IoT space.

What will you be doing?

As a Developer, you will be part of a new small app development team of three developers that will create exciting end-user-facing apps for connected products. This team will be responsible for creating compelling experiences on Android and iOS and integrating them with online products. You will be responsible for taking ownership of developing key components of the app. You will have the ability to work independently, whilst also working as part of the project team and be comfortable when engaging proactively with teams across the business. In addition to this, you will define, build and deliver technical solutions with a ruthless focus on user needs and experience.

Do you have the ability to work as part of a cross functional development team within an agile development environment? If so, then we want to hear from you.

What skills should you have?

* 3+ years' software development experience
* A degree, or equivalent, in a related computer science discipline
* Full app lifecycle - concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support
* Understanding of the mobile landscape, architectures, and emerging technologies and toolkits
* Awareness and experience in creating secure apps
* Experience and/or awareness of the Systems/Software and Application engineering lifecycle, including source control and continuous integration (e.g. GIT Hub, Team City)
* The company are seeking a blend of skills across the development team, therefore knowledge and experience of any of the following will benefit your application:

* Android SDK
* Android UI design patterns
* Java
* Swift / Objective C
* iOS SDK, XCode
* Developing against RESTFul APIs and web services
* JSON, XML
* Experience of connectivity to cloud-hosted services (e.g. Azure, AWS)
* C# development experience
* Use of the Xamarin framework for UI and business logic
* CSS, HTML5 and JavaScript frameworks e.g. JQuery, Angular
* Scripting and designing UX flows
* Familiarity with usability testing, A/B testing
* HTML5 and native UI frameworks (e.g. Cocoa)
* Familiarity with app prototyping tools (e.g. Invision)
* Create design assets
* UI Frameworks

As a Developer within Cloud Services and IoT, you'll be working for a global specialist that provide devices used in domestic and small commercial installations.

This is an excellent time to join the expanding organisation that's investing heavily in new product design, market expansion as well as further development of existing markets.

If you want to join a team of proactive professionals, driven by a desire to impact the world, then this may be the ideal fit for you.

If you would like more information on this role, then please send through an up to date CV ASAP or call me on ##### ######. Advertised through Zoek.