Lead Mobile Developer Mindspark
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Mindspark is a leading digital consumer products company that builds, markets and delivers fun and useful ?digital snacks? -- popular interactive products that cater to a range of interests and varied audiences.
As an IAC company, Mindspark is part of a family including many of the most successful media and internet brands in the world, including Match.com, Vimeo, CollegeHumor, Citysearch and Electus. Recently ranked fourth in Fortune magazine?s world's most admired companies list in the Internet Services & Retailing sector, we provide incredible career opportunities for our team in a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment!
Mindspark?s groundbreaking content applications are viewed by millions of users daily. Our games, virtual worlds, and broad range of online experiences cater to a diverse audience. Whether you are sending a birthday card to your mom via our #1 E-Card site MyFunCards, using our Smiley Central IPhone app to animate your text messages, following your favorite TV show on our Television Fanatic toolbar or playing a quick game of Pac Man on casual gaming site Retrogamer, the brands under the Mindspark banner are a virtual vending machine!
Mindspark Mobile is looking for a mobile development rock-star who is passionate, purposeful and poised to put their innovative thinking into action from day one. We?re a fast-paced, creative team that is focused on developing the best, most consumable applications for iOS and Android. And, if we may say, we?re pretty dangerous with our NERF guns.
WHAT WE WANT YOU TO DO:
Drive initiatives, mentor team members, ensure successful project executions and help grow the team in a sustainable fashion.
Lead the design and architecture for mobile products and services; work directly with VP to define ?product direction and go-to-market strategy
Manage team of engineers to build leading mobile application platform while continuing to stay hands-on in product development and delivery
Develop product and brand awareness in the community through blogging, speaking at meetups, ?sponsoring and participating in hackathons
Develop an understanding of our products working from requirements, architecting the system, implementing native components, integrating RESTful services, tracking user interaction and shipping production ready code?and we want you to have fun while doing it.
BS in Computer Science or similar technical degree with 3+ years developing/leading mobile application development
8+ years overall experience developing software.
You know the ins and outs of developing, maintaining high-quality mobile applications.
You can write well-abstracted, reusable and efficient code and correctly employ object-oriented design patterns.
Your ideal workday starts with a Daily SCRUM, and perhaps with a fresh cup of Joe.
WHAT Gets US EXCITED:
You have apps on app stores, a portfolio or a blog, and can share a link with us.
You may have chosen one platform as your personal primary, but you can find your way to delivering on both Android and iOS. You may even have cracked the code on cross-platform programming.
Test-driven development is something you?ve experienced first-hand and know how to best employ it.
Numbers are your thing. You?re familiar with Analytics systems and know how to pull the figures we need.
DID WE MENTION BREAKFAST IS ON US?EVERY DAY?
Or how about the fact that we provide unlimited amounts of free soda, bottled water and K-cups galore? We also offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, 401K and tuition reimbursement, among other cool perks.
Add to that summer outings, team gatherings, ping-pong table, video games, and you?ve got yourself a pretty great deal.
So what are you waiting for? Get your career on the fast track now, and join our team!
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED