JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Position: IT Developer
Hiring: 2
Location: Head Office, Phnom Penh

IT Department

1. RESPONSIBILITIES:

– Acting as lead iOS and/ or Android developer. Depending on the skills set can be lead on one platform and play a supporting role across the other
– Working closely with another mobile app developer leading the other platform development
– Deliver across the entire app life cycle concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support
– Working directly with developers and product managers to conceptualize, build, test and realize products
– Gather requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into elegant functional solutions
– Build prototypes at tech scoping stage of projects
– Working along the web developers to create and maintain a robust framework to support the apps
– Working with the front end developers to build the interface with focus on usability features
– Create compelling device specific user interfaces and experiences
– Standardizing the platform and in some cases apps to deliver across multiple brands with minimal duplication of effort
– Optimizing performance for the apps
– Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in the mobile technologies
– Explain technologies and solutions to technical and non- technical stakeholders
– Attend industry events/ conference both attending and presenting
– Proven commercial software development experience –desktop and mobile
– Published examples of mobile applications on the App store or the Android market
– Excellent knowledge in information architecture, human computer interaction and usability design principles
– A track record of delivering successful consumer and or business products
– Ability to use analytic data and user testing to inform design decision
– A passion for new consumer technology and the emerging media landscape
– Ability to multi task and good time management skills
– Ability to work on their own and as a part of the team
– Excellent scoping and estimation skills
– Excellent testing/ QA skills
– Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) to liaise with various departments locally and internationally

2. QUALIFICATIONS:

Essential skills:
iOS –
– Strong OO design and programming skills in Objective- C
– Familiar with iOS SDK (UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Core Location, etc)
– Familiar with xcode

Android –
– Strong OO design and programming skills in Java (J2EE/ J2ME)
– Familiar with the Android SDK
– Knowledge of SQLite, MySQL or similar database management system
– Familiar with Eclipse

Common –
– Understanding of other compiled languages
– Experience on web service integration (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML)
– Experience of development using web technologies
– Good understanding of OO programming and design patterns
– Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and PHP
– Experience building web and native apps
– Experience using social media APIs
– Ads integration using a 3rd party ad server (DART)
– Using version control (e.g. SVN)
– Excellent debugging and optimization skills

Desirable skills:
– LAMP development experience
– PHP frameworks (e.g. Zend)
– PHP template engines (e.g. Smarty)
– Creative design skills
– Working with a content management system
– Working in a media/ publishing environment

Competencies for success
– Creativity
– Learning on the Fly
– Technical Learning
– Action Orientated
– Dealing with Ambiguity
– Presentation Skills
– Peer Relationships
– Time Management
– Written Communications
– Problem Solving

3. CONTACT PERSON:

HR Officer
Tel: 087 278 222 / 087 541 222
E-mail: hr@gl-f.com
Website: www.gl-f.com
Address: Building #270- 274, Kampuchea Krom Blvd, Sangkat Mittapheap, Khan 7 Makara, Phnom Penh.