App Developer Job Description

App Developer Job Description

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App developer provides hands-on object-oriented programming experience in Java; proficient JavaScript and SQL knowledge.

App Developer Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

At least 3 years of Java Android programming experience required
Basic understanding of professional software development methodologies, QA and testing approaches
Strong problem solving skills in different software languages
TFS and GitHub experience
Supports hardware such as servers, printers, barcode printers, barcode scanners, touch screens
Be a champion for software quality
Advising on strategic technology issues – writing proposals on code approach, leading discussions on choice of technique
Develop native Mobile games for the Android platform
Write clean, readable, reusable code with good documentation
Develop and maintain Android SDK providing PCH monetization and rewards functionality to both internal and 3rd party partners

App Developer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for App Developer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: II, DOD, IAT, IASAE, XML, ITIL, AWS, GCP, OSCP, GWAPT

Education for App Developer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the app developer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Development, Financial Services, Technical, Technology, Design, Education, Information Technology, Management Information Systems

Skills for App Developer

Desired skills for app developer include:

Testing
From unit
To functional in a mobile context
Java
JavaScript
MySQL
SQL
CSS
Bootstrap
Best practices

Desired experience for app developer includes:

Mid-Level front-end development and PHP experience building responsive websites
Experience working on active client projects
Ability to put aside own style to meet the client requirements when necessary
Love for great UI
Strong and current knowledge of emerging trends and styles
Proficient at writing code in Objective-C and iOS SDK/Frameworks

App Developer Examples

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App Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of app developer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for app developer
  • Apply user centered design best practices to deliver intuitive task-based interactions
  • Coordinate with backend development teams to help lay the foundation of a PCH Mobile app API
  • Experienced application developer with launched products for Android (preferably games in the Google Play Store)
  • Experience coding and maintaining Android SDKs is also highly desirable
  • Working knowledge of the Android ecosystem
  • Experience developing on Android architecture
  • Experience with Android SDK creation / management
  • Design, develop and modify complex applications using the latest version of Xcode and the iOS SDK
  • Lead development team in technical direction and ensure best coding practices
  • Participate in peer code reviews and approve Pull Requests
Qualifications for app developer
  • We work in Agile mode - Candidate has to work within a Scrum team, in iterations of 2 weeks
  • ViewController, Delegates, NSNotificationCenter, Social Framework
  • Work with Architecture and other infrastructure groups as applicable
  • Facilitate or perform analysis of customer requirements and assist project management in the development of cost and time estimates and project status
  • Develop great code for iOS related technologies including iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV
  • Works as project team lead to develop mobile applications, syndication feeds
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App Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for an app developer. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for app developer
  • Javascript in embedded Webviews
  • Participates in all phases of the software development life-cycle – requirements, architecture/design, implementation, testing, release, maintenance of our enterprise software applications
  • Participate and lead in workflow design and analyze existing production and implementation processes in order to ensure the overall quality of the sites & applications
  • Maintenance and support of existing templates and content production processes - this assures that our processes are functioning correctly
  • Consistently meet or exceed deadlines on programming projects./ process improvements
  • CNNMoney Mobile/Connected Platform team is looking for a Mobile Developer to join our team
  • We have a great team that spans several platforms and works together to build the best markets, financial, and business News applications in the world
  • We are always looking to bring in new ideas and technology
  • The developer will primarily work on the CNNMoney iOS application with opportunities to learn and grow
  • We have a dynamic work environment where we're all encouraged to share ideas with executives, customers, and each other
Qualifications for app developer
  • Ability to work on numerous projects simulateously
  • Experience working with all relevant Adobe programs especially Photoshop,, Illustrator, Indesign
  • UX development experience is preferred
  • A solid understanding and experience with of APIs (Ajax, REST, Web services, XML, JSON, JSONP)
  • Creativity, enthusiasm and energy with a strong customer focus
  • Work with cross-functional teams (engineering, marketing, IT, User Interface/User Experience Design, ) to understand and develop mobile apps and mobile interfaces to improve passenger experience
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App Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an app developer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for app developer
  • Lead early concept mobile app development and rapid software prototyping for iOS, Android and/or Window Mobile apps, including programming of native and cross-platform apps
  • Help translate agile software development stories into reusable units of functionality within a traditional software development culture
  • Interface with other teams (engineering, IT and external vendors) to help manage software development schedules, requirements and interfaces
  • Define software architectures for apps to not only meet release targets but grow with enhanced functionality and rapid change
  • Manage change management process for mobile app versions for major and minor software releases
  • Be part of a group of talented front-end developers
  • To keep abreast of developments in software engineering and technologies particularly related to mobile devices
  • To review the work of other team members and to provide assistance as directed
  • Design, build, maintain, and modify code for mobile applications using cross-platform mobile app development technologies
  • Work closely with other developers and product engineers to design and develop public-facing applications
Qualifications for app developer
  • Bachelor's degree or other postsecondary training
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline desired
  • Expertise in C#, MVC, and Web API
  • Expertise with Xamarin is a strong plus
  • 2 year experience in distributed client server environments, relational database technology, and the development or configuration of interface software
  • Track record of completing projects on-time and to specification
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App Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of app developer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for app developer
  • Assist with application development estimating, planning, and progress tracking
  • Work closely with other web developers and visual designers to ensure that the UX is implemented as designed
  • Dependency injection concepts
  • Android specific design patterns
  • CoreData and SQLite
  • AFNetworking/MKNetwork Kit
  • Modern block-based design patterns
  • Design, develop, test, debug and maintain web and application based solutions ASP.NET (C#)
  • User Interface Design for Mobile
  • Write and review artifacts during the software lifecycle
Qualifications for app developer
  • Ability to collaborate with multi-functional teams
  • Share knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider community, blog posts, tech talks at conferences
  • Proven coding abilities in Objective-C and /or Swift and Cocoa Touch
  • Excellent understanding of the full mobile development life cycle
  • Strong experience with Test Driven Development or Behaviour Driven Development (TDD/BDD)
  • Proficient in Xcode and other text editors such Vim and Appcode
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App Developer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of app developer. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for app developer
  • Work with customers to support enhancements and fixes to existing applications in production
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure successful delivery
  • Ensures that projects are conducted in ways that benefit the project objectives, the people participating in the project, and BPI’s long-term interests
  • Perform design, code and test reviews of solutions
  • Ensures company security and compliance standards are met
  • Accept and provides technical solutions and direction
  • Manages internal deployment efforts, liaises with business units with application ideas and works with other ITC organizations such as IRSM security, Legal, TSS, and more
  • Performs day to day 3rd level design and support activities involving all mobile technologies
  • Provides guidance on improving the current existing processes
  • Provides troubleshooting of application and hardware failures, developing strategies for resolving them and preventing future occurrences
Qualifications for app developer
  • Experience of using continuous integration services such as Travis and Jenkins
  • Has published apps on the App Store
  • An ‘Agile mindset’ — deep understanding of Agile principles and approach
  • Must have normal or corrective vision and ability to clearly communicate verbally by phone or in person
  • About 3 - 6 years of experience in web application development
  • Successful track record of previous assignments

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