Android Developer in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 8/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
  • Date Posted:
    8/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    979853BR

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 979853BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR Holding Management LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Information Technology
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

As an Android developer, you will work on the Android apps used by multiple million Shop Your Way members, applying theoretical principles of computing and algorithms for advanced user experience, integrating web services for interactive service flow, and deploying and distributing the apps to our members.

You will work closely with mobile team, product managers, UX architects, and UI designers everyone to bring the best social shopping experience to live. Join us to work on the most exciting challenges in mobile app development.

Job Requirements

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Design and develop Android mobile applications using Android Studio, Java, Kotlin, Android SDK, and Gradle.
  • Manage Android mobile app release cycle on Google Play.
  • Influence the discovery and decision-making process when changes to standards and technology are required (tools, conventions and design patterns).
  • Serve as a team member in the design and new technology proof of concept for applications for new technology.
  • Independently develop and implement software for e-commerce applications and related technology, with minimum oversight.
  • Deliver code that meets specifications, creates little to no operational support overhead and requires minimal support during development from more senior engineers.
  • Create self-documenting designs and/or clearly communicate intent via comments in code, on specifications, in as-built documentation and during code reviews.
  • Write unit and integration tests for each deliverable, effectively and comprehensively exercising the code; prevent the introduction of subsequent bugs, and correct existing bugs or design issues when discovered. Engage with QA staff to establish testing tasks, approach and standards.

REQUIRED EDUCATION, SKILLS and EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor's degree (Computer Science preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years doing Android development
  • High proficiency in at least one of the following languages: Java or Kotlin
  • Manage Android mobile app release cycle on Google Play
  • Experience in consuming REST/SOAP Web Services and parsing JSON and XML content by using Java and Kotlin
  • Good understanding of object-oriented software design patterns and debugging skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Agile methodologies
  • Attention to detail, particularly around software engineering fundamentals, testing methodologies, and quality.
  • Excellent technical problem resolving skill – can take the lead finding out the issue and resolving it alone or with the team



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