Mobile Apps Android Developer




Chicago, Illinois

Full-Time/Regular

RITM0020307

 

 

Job Description

 

Cars.com is seeking an Android Developer with demonstrated experience designing and implementing enterprise scale mobile solutions. The ideal candidate will bring both strategic vision and solid execution skills to create native applications for mobile devices.  This is a hands-on role, primarily focused on the development of our native Android applications and backend components.    

 

 

Required Skills

 

  • 5-7 years of total software development experience
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  • Participate in design sessions with IT Architecture and Development Leads.
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  • Works with a team of peers to design and implement products in support of strategic business and IT initiatives.
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  • Participates in peer review sessions throughout design and development phases for multiple projects at any given time.
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  • Documents design, deliverables, source, and release notes in the interest of supporting future development and operations staff.
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  • Continuously improves, refines, and refactors software.
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  • Participates in the resolution of challenging and demanding problems across a number of technical topographies.
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  • Verifies that non-production environments accurate and functional.
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  • Team-oriented individual with strong communications skills (both oral and written)
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  • Participates in requirement reviews, actively working to uncover and resolve ambiguous and invalid requirements.
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  • Identifies and implements improvements to internal team processes or to supported business's processes, products, or services.
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Required Experience

 

  • Excellent knowledge of the Android SDK
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  • 5+ years Java development experience
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  • Experience developing mobile applications
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  • Experience creating new and integrating with existing APIs
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  • Knowledge of XML and JSON is a must
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  • Previous use of location services to build maps, provide directions
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  • Experience with Git or other centrally located source control systems
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  • Experience with advertising on mobile products
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  • Able to create unit tests for mobile apps
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  • Previous development background in Agile/SCRUM development environment
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