MOBILE APP DEVELOPER

Vance & Hines, a leader in the motorcycle aftermarket industry and recognized for quality performance exhaust systems, is in search of a Mobile App Developer to become part of our Electronics Department.

SUMMARY

The Mobile App Developer creates app software to run natively on iOS and Android platforms. This developer works with other engineers to create seamless interaction between embedded products and the mobile user interface. This position also performs any other tasks as necessary. Requires a minimum 2+ years experience with a B.S. Computer Science or related field.

JOB DUTIES, TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Acting as lead iOS and Android developer
• Deliver across the entire app life cycle -concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores, support
• Working directly with developers and product managers to build, test, and release mobile apps
• Working with web developers to create and maintain a robust framework to support the apps
• Optimizing performance
• Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in mobile technology
• Other tasks as required

REQUIREMENTS

• BS in Computer Science or equivalent with 2 years experience in app development
• Published examples of mobile applications on the App store and Android market
• Excellent knowledge in information architecture, human/computer interaction and usability design principles
• Track record of delivering successful consumer or business products
• Ability to work on their own and as part of a team
• Excellent scoping and estimation skills

iOS

• Strong design and programming skills in Objective-C
• Familiar with iOS SDK (UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Core Location, etc.)
• Familiar with xCode

ANDROID

• Strong design and programming skills in Java (J2EE/J2ME) and XML
• Familiar with Android SDK
• Familiar with Eclipse

• Understanding of other compiled languages
• Familiar with SQLite, MySQL, RUBY on Rails, or similar
• Experience with Bluetooth serial port protocols
• Experience with WiFi communication protocols
• Experience with web service integration (JSON, XML, etc.)
• Experience with web technologies
• Good understanding of OO programming
• Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, and PHP
• Experience building web and native apps
• Experience using social media APIs
• Experience using version control
• Excellent debugging and optimization skills