Mobile Developer

Jan 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

IT Expert

Job Description:

The developer will design and implement native mobile applications. The position will work with other developers, subject matter experts, and users to implement applications based on written requirements and/or verbal input. The individual should be comfortable working with mobile technologies for iOS and Android frameworks.

Responsibilities: Architects, develops, and maintains mobile applications. Integrates mobile applications with other networked systems using Web Services and RESTful APIs. Lead best practices by producing high quality, documented and testable code.

Skills and Experience: Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle.  Solid understanding and experience using Object Oriented design principles and patterns.  Proficiency in tools such as Xamarin, Objective-C, and Cocoa Touch Frameworks as well as related tools for mobile development. Provisioning and Deployment experience for development and testing.

Proficiency in .NET, C/C++, C#, or java, and experience developing Android/iOS applications are a plus.

The position will assist in the design, development, testing and deployment of automated systems and other tools to improve quality and productivity of the research enterprise.  The position will participate in determining requirements, and assist with the evaluation, design, development and implementation of information systems. In all efforts, proper documentation for all systems and reports will be maintained.

The position will be responsible for developing applications that will support business analytics, customized queries and reports that facilitate business operations,

The position will participate in short-range planning and provide input to long-range planning regarding emerging data and systems issues.

Advertised Salary:

Commensurate with Education and Experience  

Minimum Requirements:

A high school diploma and four years of any combination of relevant experience, education and/or certification. The level of expertise and skill required to qualify for a position in this classification is generally attained through combinations of education and experience in the field.  While such employees commonly have a bachelor's or higher degree, no particular academic degree is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in an appropriate area of specialization and a minimum two years of experience in designing, testing, debugging and deploying mobile applications.  Demonstrated experience with .NET, Xamarin, Objective-C and Cocoa Touch Frameworks using XCode and related tools for iOS development.  Experience with .NET, ASP, HTML, CSS, Java Script and other object oriented languages is a plus.  Experience with UI development, Subversion, JavaScript libraries would be considered beneficial along with structured query language experience. The successful candidate should have the desire and ability to learn additional technologies as projects demand.  The candidate must be highly analytical, demonstrate problem-solving skills and be able to communicate clearly and effectively.  The successful applicant will demonstrate an independent work initiative and team based leadership; excellent communication skills, attention to detail, sound judgment, diplomacy and a professional demeanor. A desire to be immersed in the inner workings of research administration and compliance at a major research university is required.

Special Instructions to Applicants:


To be considered for this position, all applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and list of professional references.

Health Assessment Required: No


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