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SUMMARY We're looking for a Principal Software Engineer - Android Platform, to help us grow our development team as we work to expand our internal and client-facing mobile applications. This critical role will help lead our mobile development initiative with focus on Android platform that will create dynamic interactive mobile applications for our client facing professionals and our customers worldwide.
Backed by senior CBRE executives, our fast-paced team is on a mission to change the workplace experience with pioneering products leveraging cutting edge technologies.
RESPONSIBILITIES Collaborating with UX, design, product management and engineering to help define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience.
Develop and test new enterprise application features using test-driven development.
Drive coding standards and best practices.
Perform enhancements or maintenance to existing software solutions.
Monitor for, evaluate, resolve and make decisions and recommendations to remediate application production issues.
Work with Product Manager and Scrum Master to estimate, design, and build efficient, long term business applications utilizing standards.
Lead a team of Android Engineers.
QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field such as information systems, mathematics, or computer science or equivalent work experience. Requires technical and business knowledge in multiple disciplines/processes. Typically has 5-7+ years of relevant work experience.
Consideration given to equivalent combination of education and experience.
5+ years developing and architecting enterprise mobile solutions.
Expertise in Android platform using Kotlin and Java.
Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect mobile applications to back-end services.
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools.
Experience with build machines (Azure VSTS, Jenkins 2, Circle CI, etc.).
Working knowledge of the cloud (AWS, Azure).
Experience with standard and modern digital design tools (e.g., InVision, Zeppelin, Sketch, etc.).
Understanding of Mobile design principles and interface guidelines.
NICE TO HAVES: Three or more shipped Android applications.
XCode, SWIFT, and the iOS Libraries & Frameworks
Web development experience.
Experience working with development teams in an agile environment.
Passion for innovation, you are informed about innovations, aware of the types, and willing to individually contribute to the cause
WE OFFER: A competitive compensation package, with medical/dental/vision/401(k)/disability An opportunity to work on a successful, pioneering mobile app leveraging cutting edge technologies An awesome team with whom to collaborate A commitment to your career so you can grow A beautiful Richardson office that's convenient to the Dallas DART system
Internal Number: 20021517
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