NBC Universal Mobile Developer (Android) in Orlando, Florida
Job Number 34419BR
Job Title Mobile Developer (Android)
Business Segment NBC Sports Group
Sub-Business Golf Channel
Posting Category Technology/Engineering
About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.
GolfNow, a division of Golf Channel is the internet’s largest online tee time reservation service, trusted by more than 1.5 million golfers. Using leading-edge technology, GolfNow provides more ways for golfers to stay connected to their favorite golf courses and tee times through the web, e-mail and mobile applications. As a partner to golf courses, GolfNow provides turnkey solutions to their operations (www.golfnowsolutions.com) with the main areas of focus on:
• Online marketing and distribution of tee times
• Web hosting, development and customer management solutions
• Revenue optimization, database expansion and other course products
Career Level Experienced
Country United States
The Mobile Engineer takes direct responsibility for developing applications for mobile platforms including phone and tablet form factors for the business. This role participates in all aspects of the mobile application life cycle from imagining to delivery.
Responsible for the design and development of mobile B2B applications
Design and deliver apps
Research and develop bleeding edge solutions using the latest device capabilities
Manage end user expectations and gain user acceptance of all project deliverables
Participate in code walkthroughs as needed to ensure quality
Participate in security governance for PCI and PII
Build software prototypes and deliver in a fast paced iterative process
Implement technology or frameworks for feedback loops using A/B testing on properties
Implement methods to capture measurements of usage and conversions
Create automated unit test cases and test data
Test and debug code
Build trust and cooperation between IT, internal clients, and external vendors
Work with marketplaces to deliver applications
Create or recommend better tools to improve and expedite application delivery
Other duties as assigned
Minimum of 3 years of experience in Android Development and/or iOS Development
At least one application that has been distributed in a major online marketplace (Google Play or Apple’s App Store)
Experience with technologies such as Objective C, C# , C++,JNI (Java Native Interface)
Experience integrating directly into gps, cameras, microphone, etc
Quick adoption of new systems and languages
Ability to understand a pre-existing complex code base.Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #:34419BR)
Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL
Bachelors preferred (Computer Science, Computer Engineering)
Experience with Ecommerce apps is a plus
Experience with in-app purchases is a plus
Experience with Gaming apps is a plus
Experience with Xamarin tools is a plus
Experience with Point of Sale systems
Experience building apps that integrate with web services.
Understanding of the key factors in a quality mobile UI/UX design.
Adept to writing unit tests and testable code, and working under distributed version control (preferably Git).
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