Brief about company We are a very recent startup focusing on developing original software products in the digital entertainment and interactive media industry. This means - entertainment apps, games, etc. We are currently working on 3 projects - a social media app, a karaoke app for Bollywood and regional Indian music, and a mobile game. We intend to stay a product based company, as in we do not do contract work for clients. Currently we are hiring an in house team to develop the social media app. New hires will get the opportunity to work with the latest technologies, learn new skills not just within their specific mobile platform but even inter disciplinary fields such as image and video processing, graphics, even certain full stack skills as they will be interacting with developers of other platforms as well in order to efficiently deliver the product as a small team. Employees will be part of the original core team, so their opportunity for growth will be in direct proportion to the growth of the company and product. In house team size consists of 2 co-founders, one Android developer, one backend developer and the iOS candidate themself if they are selected. We are backed in funding by our family business which has been operating for the last 30+ years. We also have a UI/UX designer who works remotely with us, and the mobile game and karaoke projects are being developed by development agencies we have hired. Brief about position We require an expert Swift programmer who is highly experienced in iOS development, and is capable of implementing fully customized user interfaces, advanced animations (using both UIKit and Core Animation) and extensive working knowledge of mobile software design to optimize performance, memory management, and responsiveness of mobile applications Brief about the App Capshot is intended to be a new entry into the social media app market with a twist on the photo and video sharing platforms like Instagram or Snapchat (hence the opportunity to explore/enhance knowledge of image/video processing for new hires). Capshot is an app that will embrace the growing meme culture and function with a model of ‘true visual communication’ where the fun of sharing moments with friends doesn’t simply end with posting out a photo or video. Our aim is to make that experience even more interactive by allowing friends to get creative with each other’s media rather than end it with a simple ‘like’ or ‘comment’. Immediate Key Responsibilities Develop Capshot from scratch in iOS Use your experience in app development to contribute within a team consisting of yourself, an Android developer and a backend developer Polish and optimize the app till it achieves a high standard of quality for both visual appeal and usability for shipping Skills and Qualifications - Required iOS Development Expert understanding of the iOS SDK and UI Kit framework Proficient with the Swift programming language (we will be using Swift 4) Expert understanding of Apple’s developer tools (Xcode, debugging tools, iTunes Connect, TestFlight Beta testing, etc.) Minimum industry experience: 4 - 6 years, or equivalent work to show that you have experience building an app designed for high performance and scalability (could be in the form of sample apps even if they have not been released on the app store, fully released apps that you have worked on, etc.) Capability of implementing fully custom user interfaces and animations using both UIKit animations, and CALayers Practical experience with MVVM design pattern, iOS app analytics and testing Knowledge of designing and implementing user analytics to help improve an app post launch (i.e. funnels, A/B testing, etc.) Understanding of networking in mobile and background queues and tasks in iOS Computer Science Deep understanding of computer science fundamentals (OOP, software design, data structures, etc.) Ability to write high quality, well organized, and readable code Practical experience with debugging and optimization Miscellaneous Good oral and written communication skills (English) Ability to analyze, break down and estimate tasks efficiently A ‘knowledge seeker’ constantly curious and trying to enhance their existing skills and experience Highly interested in social media and communication tech Skills and Qualifications – Preferred, but not absolutely required Mobile Development Image and video Compression Filters Video encoding/decoding GIFs Bitmap manipulation and transformations Machine learning Content streaming Experience with developing any social media/communication category app which handles a large number of users and their data Computer Science A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science would be an asset, but we care more about experience, knowledge and examples of good work Skills and Qualifications – Bonus Understanding of the Android SDK Experience using the Node.js Parse server as a backend for mobile apps
Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications A knack for benchmarking and optimization Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git Familiarity with continuous integration
About the company :UpGrad is building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry-relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience for professionals. We currently have programs in Data analytics, Product Management, Digital Marketing, and Entrepreneurship. UpGrad was rated as one of the top 10 most innovative companies in India for 2017 - https://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2017/sectors/india./ Best Education Brands 2018 _ LinkedIN Top 25 Start-ups for 2018. UpGrad is co-founded by 3 IIT-D alumni and the 4th co-founder is serial entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala.We are looking for individuals passionate about building a new product, working with a group of extremely smart and talented team members, and growing with the company to take up leadership roles.- As an Android Developer, you will own the Android app and strive to deliver the best learning experience out there to our learners that UpGrad is known for.- You will be responsible for developing features, taking those features to production and maintaining the existing code. - Innovative nature and pro-active involvement in the product is taken very seriously at UpGrad, therefore, a major part of your role would involve thinking about new features and new ways to deliver quality learning experience to our learnersWhat we are looking at :- Minimum 1-2 years of hands-on Android development experience.- Strong Java and object-oriented concepts.- Solid understanding of Android architectural patterns especially MVVM and their importance in scalable software development process.- Strong understanding of Android fundamentals.- Experience in Android UI creation.- Experience of Android Live Data, Kotlin and Constraint layout would be a huge plus point.
Location: Mumbai Experience: 3+ years Education: Bachelors or Masters In Engg. Company Information Workplace Fabric is emerging as a leader as a provider of IoT solution which facilitates activity based working in Agile work environments. Built on a strong foundation we are self-funded and are profitable now. We are looking for a Backend developer who possesses a passion for pushing technologies to the limits and will work with our team of talented engineers to design and build the next generation of our scalable real-time services. Primary Skills and Functional Experience: • Strong analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills • Strong foundation in computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, and coding • Strong ability and eagerness to quickly learn new technologies • Strong object-oriented programming skills • Good understanding of common design patterns and principles • Passion for code quality and attention to detail • A “go-getter” attitude with oceans of optimism, humility and self-motivation Desired Skills and Functional Experience: • Advanced level experience with Ruby on Rails, RSpec, and Cucumber • Experience designing and building RESTful web APIs • Understanding of major browsers and the special considerations required for each • Strong experience in relational database and SQL • Familiarity with NoSQL databases, Distributed Caches and Data-Grids • Experience with Git