Experienced Mobile Software Developer

Job Description/Duties and Responsibilties

·         Work as part of the company’s core development team, creating features and optimizing existing functionality.

·         Deploy code on a daily basis.

·         Create high performing and scalable solutions.

·         Taking initiative and working independently.

·         Follow-through from project inception through design to detailed completion.

·         Iterate on solutions based on internal and external feedback.

·         Participate in design process, gathering requirements with team members.

·         Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.

·         Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and performing code reviews and general reliability.

·         Work on bug fixing and improving application performance.

·         Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.

·         Be able to integrate with our backend services to make sure we are delivering a great mobile user experience.

·         Be able to participate in brainstorming sessions and have the chance to contribute innovative and original ideas to our algorithms and product.

·         Work with the product and design team to understand end-user requirements and use cases, then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution.

·         Support the entire application life cycle (Concept, design, development, test, release and support).

·         Troubleshoot and debug to optimize performance.

·         Liaise with product development team to plan new features.

·         Research and suggest new mobile products, applications and protocols.

·         Stay up-to-date with new technology trends.

·         Such other tasks as you shall reasonably be required to undertake from time to time.

Skills/ Qualifications Requirements

·         University degree or diploma in related field.

·         Minimum 3 years working as a mobile software developer.

·         Must showcase the projects completed over the years.

·         Cross platform development (iOS and Android) using React Native)

·         React Native app development experience.

·         Front end, Middle layer, backend – Database and communication layer

·         Knowledge in PHP and Yii Framework is an added advantage.

·         Strong responsive development skills.

·         Solid understanding of mobile design patterns

·         A team player and problem solver

·         Must be self-driven

·         Work independently with minimal supervision.

Ajira Connect Limited
Nairobi, KE