Cross Platform App Developer

Primary Job Purpose:

To create original, distinctive and robust apps for smartphones and tablets for use in the entertainment industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To take a creative brief and design a functional specification for an original and distinctive app
  • To build apps for iOS and Android tablets and smartphones
  • To deliver across the entire app lifecycle – concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores, and support
  • To act as a catalyst with external specialist companies to get the most innovative and effective contribution from them into our apps

Skills Required:

You’ll need to be able to build apps that work across platforms.  You’ll need to have the right to work and to drive in the UK.  It would be great if you demonstrated some of the following skills, but we don’t need you to tick every box, just the one about developing awesome apps:

iOS

  • OO design and programming skills in Objective C
  • Familiar with iOS SDK (UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Core Location)
  • Familiar with xcode

Android

  • OO design and programming skills in Java (J2EE/J2ME)
  • Familiar with the Android SDK
  • Knowledge of SQLite, MySQL or similar dB system
  • Familiar with Eclipse

Common:

  • Unity SDK
  • Understanding of other compiled languages
  • Experience on web service integration (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML)
  • Good understanding of OO programming and design patterns
  • Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and PHP
  • Experience building web and native apps
  • Experience using social media APIs
  • Ads integration using a 3rd party server (DART)
  • Using version control
  • Debugging and optimisation skills
  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodologies

Contact us now.  Send your CV and portfolio to claudine.mcclean@holovis.com or call Claudine McClean on +44 (0) 1455 553924 for an informal conversation.