Mobile & Back-end Developer Role

Job Title: Mobile & Back-end Developer Role
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-30
Reference: LAT/Mobile03
Contact Name: Lakhvir Takhar
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 30, 2018 16:19

Job Description

Mobile & Back-end Developer Role - £40,000 – Remote work – Halifax

Creative Personnel are excited to offer this great opportunity to work with one of top clients within the mobile and technology industry. Our client is strongly trying to influence AI technology within business and the wider world. Furthermore our client is seeking a highly skilled and a hardworking professional to take on the role of a Mobile & Back-end developer role within a newly formed team. As this is a newly formed team you will be given minimum guidance and supervision as this opportunity will allow you to grow within the company.

For the past two years our client has been trying to influence the power AI technology in response to customer demands and execute an effective, efficient yet simple way of using voice and text. As a part of this role you will be developing native mobile device applications for both iOS and Android platforms. In addition you will need to test and de-bug both public-facing applications and enterprise applications. 

Key requirements
  • 3-5 years of progressive development experience in one or more major development languages including Java, JavaScript and JavaScript Frameworks (Angular, Node.js, Express etc.)
  • Automated test techniques and tools
  • Experience with Web development and implementing UI design using HTML, CSS, jQuery, JQueryUi, JavaScript, consuming JSON web services, Ajax
  • Knowledge and/or experience of mobile platforms (IOS & Android)
  • Demonstrate programming ability with SOAP, Rest API’s
  • Experience with XML, JSON
  • 2 years of web development experience in JavaScript, especially including Node.js
  • Understands database development for MySQL, MS SQL, etc.
  • Understanding of speech-to-text services
  • The ability to apply creative and critical thinking to analyze current strategies and propose state-of-the-art solutions
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies, integrating mobile middleware and experience utilizing, integrating, and/or building a MBaaS preferred (i.e. – Heruko, Azure)
  • The ability to design and develop intuitive user-interfaces preferred
  • The ability to think logically and solve problems independently
  • Understand how to program scalable solutions to meet the business needs
  • Eagerly explores and learns new technologies, passion for keeping up to speed with the latest software tools and methodologies
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills  
  • Ability to discuss technical projects in an easy to understand manner
  • Strong work ethic, common sense, and a sense of humor are essential
Key responsibilities
  • Designs, develops and integrates Restful APIs & Web Services
  • Develops mobile device (mobile and tablet) applications for both the iOS and Android platforms
  • Performs full lifecycle development; plans, defines, designs, builds, tests, debugs and deploys public-facing and enterprise applications
  • Handles certificates and provisioning files
  • Publishes applications to iTunes Store and Google Play, as appropriate
  • Develops and document detailed mobile solution architectures. Integrates with mobile middleware as needed
  • Contributes application concepts for development and consideration
  • Consults with internal clients to define requirements, estimates and timelines for new or modified applications
  • Participates in review process for project
  • Interact with business and other technology teams


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