We are a venture backed startup based in San Mateo, California and are seeking a short-term (2-3 months) contractor to create and deploy features for a innovative personal investing platform. You will be responsible for the mobile experience from server integration to native app interfaces.
The ideal candidate will have experience building scalable, responsive and elegant mobile applications. He/she should have a proven career of developing high quality code and exhibit strong software engineering skills. He/she must have a passion for delivering technical and complex applications through intuitive user interfaces.
Design and implement superb mobile interfaces using cutting edge modern technologies
Collaborate with the product team and back-end developers to push the limits of existing mobile technologies and create the best possible user experience
Partner with all functional groups to ensure that the software delivered is high quality and easy to manage in a production environment
Participate in all aspects of an iterative software development process, including: scoping, detailed design, effort estimation, coding, testing, debugging, maintenance and support
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience required
Experience building and shipping mobile applications for the iPhone and Android platforms
Experience with launching and supporting consumer facing products
Fluent with Objective-C and Java
Proficient with mobile development platforms
Financial industry experience with electronic trading systems a plus