Mobile Developer


Seattle, WA
Posted December 09
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to anna@thesmartdept.com.

The smartdept. inc. is in search of a Mobile Developer for a 6 month contract to hire with a technology consulting client.

What You'll do:

  • Build software to support web and native mobile iOS and Android applications
  • Build enterprise and consumer-grade custom software solutions using Microsoft .NET web and server-side technology
  • Bridge the gap between elegant front-end design and existing or new back-end architectures
  • Mentor less experienced developers
  • Assist in the definition and delivery of custom software development projects
  • Create functional design specifications and review detailed design specifications, test plans and user documentation for completeness
  • Create detailed scope of work, task breakdowns, and estimates based upon customer requirements
  • Functional allocation of time:
    • 85% Programming
    • 15% Skill Development
  • Develop strong consulting relationships with clients and communicate effectively with clients and team
  • Help develop and leverage software development best practices to maximize the predictability and success of project(s)
  • Collaborate with Delivery Lead and App Dev Consultants throughout the entire project to ensure project success and client satisfaction
  • Provide knowledge transfer to clients regarding how to best architect, deploy and operate the solution in their environment.
  • Continue to build your own technical and consulting skills by keeping abreast of market trends, solution insights, new vendors, products and methods.
  • Provide technical feedback and leadership to other team members

What You'll need:

  • 2+ years of professional development experience with at least 1 year of experience in native mobile development - iOS and/or Android
  • Experience with and understanding of cross platform mobile development toolkits including Xamarin, Ionic or Cordova
  • Familiarity with Mobile build and distribution processes such as the Apple and Android app stores, Hockey-app, Test-flight, and iOS Application signing best practices.
  • Experience delivering web projects using ASP.NET MVC and Web API frameworks and JavaScript web frameworks (e.g. Angular, Backbone, etc.)
  • Knowledge of current and emerging technological development in software, web and mobile technologies.
  • Understanding of DB Design, software architecture and OOP design principles and patterns
  • Proven skill in driving the requirements process, authoring polished deliverables, and defining customer solutions that work.
  • Experience with Agile Software Development Life Cycle methodologies
  • Desire and ability to learn quickly, take professional risks, and operate in fast-paced entrepreneurial environment
  • Great interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively at both a business and technical level
  • Additional preferred skills include ASP.NET Web API 2+, Entity Framework, Twitter Bootstrap and Angular JS experience; Experience in a consulting environment preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mobile Development, or related field


If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to anna@thesmartdept.com.