Mobile Developer (Android) in Houston, TX at GDH

Date Posted: 10/31/2019

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Job Description

Title: Mobile Developer (Android)

Location: Houston, TX

Duration: 12+ Months


  • Mobile is the future. If you're interested in a career that involves using the latest Mobile and most modern technologies, please look no further. GDH is seeking talented and motivated Mobile developers to work on-site in Houston for a long-term contract opportunity.


  • Partner with the Tech Ops team and IT to prepare and program various projects related to the latest Mobile technologies
  • Deliver across the entire app life cycle from concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support
  • Possess a deep knowledge of iPhone & Android frameworks. Deliver state of the art iOS & Android mobile experiences across the different functions
  • Understand back-end system/services to access when building out fronts for testing
  • Ability to creatively architect and design programs to meet the goals and requirements of various projects
  • Quickly integrate and update projects
  • Contribute to the team effort by accomplishing project tasks on schedule and by interacting with other developers
  • These solutions are mission critical and crucial to various front-end as well as server-based applications
  • Provide technical insight on existing mobile platforms to improve performance, availability and utilization optimizations
  • Performs research and development to evaluate emerging technologies and their potential to optimize the platform
  • Make efficient use of source control and bug tracking systems
  • Reviews estimates for software development and delivery to ensure quality and accuracy
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability and general reliability
  • Partner with the eCommerce Innovation and IT teams to test and iterate on developed software and programs
  • Prepare projects for hand-off and deployments as “proof concepts” move to production
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changes and learning from field testing
  • Participate in mentoring and skills transfer to junior members of the team
  • Participate in software code reviews to ensure the creation of high-quality, robust code by all team members
  • Provide tier 3 support to all the Mobile platforms as and when required


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and/or equivalent work experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to manage multiple priorities and deliverables, both short and long-term, in a busy and aggressive environment
  • Must be self-motivated, possess strong communication skills and be able to work in a team-oriented environment
  • 5 or more years of experience in application design, development, installation and modification of software required
  • 3+ years of experience with iOS Development Platform
  • Experience developing native iOS Apps: Objective-C, iOS SDK, and XCODE
  • Experience developing native Android Apps: Java, Android SDK and Android Studio


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