Job Description :
Direct End Client: City University of New York
Job Title: Mobile Application Developer
Duration: 12 Months
No. of Hours per Week: 40 Hours Per Week
Start Date: 12/11/2018
Location: 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014
Position Type: Contract
Interview Type: Phone OR Skype OR In-Person
Requirement ID: NYC_MOB838_BR


Project: Mobile Application Developer

Mobile Application Developer is responsible for the development and critical day-to-day support and enhancement of the Myinfo mobile application modules installed or implemented at The City University of New York.

Essential Duties:
Using Android Studio and Xcode, develops and maintains custom mobile applications based on analysis of user/ owner needs; analyzes, develops and implements requested upgrades, and enhancements.
Participates in business process analysis, systems analysis, systems design, development, testing, deployment and support; performs (full life cycle) software development.
Responsible for planning and deployment activities, including providing analysis and recommending strategies to ensure smooth systems transitions.
Uses best practices to ensure consistent system functionality and availability to the user community.
Supports the user community by working directly with clients and managing their requests, and then translating these functional requirements into technical specifications through hands-on analysis; identifying user needs and matching them to appropriate solutions; monitoring ongoing developments and anticipating problems; ensuring that clients are informed of progress or setbacks in projects; meeting timelines for delivery of products of services.
Provides leadership and technical expertise for strategic development and implementation of University-wide systems.
Leads a staff of technical professionals on various projects as necessary.
Provides programming, management and maintenance services required to implement and support new installations or maintain and improve existing legacy systems.
Ensures the finished product meets the objectives and any other appropriate criteria associated with the user/ owner requirements.
Works with user/ business owners to understand system issues and provide solutions, including design, development, and system test of data update scripts and code development.
Interacts with database administrators, security analysts and business system users in this effort.
Participates in development of system test plans and acceptance criteria.
Communicates development project status to senior management on a timely and accurate basis.
Serves as a high level technical resource to all systems and application implementation teams by consulting, reviewing, and providing recommendations regarding proposed system architectures to ensure successful enterprise deployments.
Provides recommendations on the acquisition of software and hardware products, including those necessary for the implementation of new systems.
Stays current with mobile technology advances.
Identifies priority activities and assignments; adjusting priorities as required; allocates appropriate amounts of time and resources for completing work; foresees risks and allows for contingencies when planning; monitors and adjusts plans and actions as necessary.

Required Skills/ Experience/ Education:
Minimum of 60 months of Mobile application development experience in Android.
Minimum of 60 months of Mobile application development experience in iOS.


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