Sr Mobile Developer

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Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4W 0A1

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

 

Do you love mobile, streaming video, and online radio? Do you read news on your Android device or catch up on sports scores while on the go?  We are looking for talented individuals to join our exciting team at Rogers Media IT. Our team is responsible for the apps, sites, and platforms behind some of Canada's most influential media brands including Sportsnet, Citytv, Macleans, and 680 News.

We are currently seeking senior developers with experience building apps for Android devices. Successful candidates will be responsible for creating and enhancing mobile applications across all of our brands. You will report directly to the Manager of Mobile Development and work closely with the other Development Teams to design and implement a growing collection of applications to support our Television, Radio, and Publishing businesses.

 

What you will be doing...

  • Work within the Rogers Media IT team to develop, enhance, and maintain mobile applications. Show expertise and experience in mobile development best practices, current trends, current limitations, and future enhancements to Android platform.
  • Report directly to the Manager of Mobile Development and work closely with the other Development Teams to design and implement a growing collection of applications to support our Television, Radio, and Publishing businesses.
  • Create Android applications for phones and tablets according to given requirements and wireframes
  • Work with the Manager of Mobile Development to provide estimates and status updates
  • Act as technical lead on projects, assist with defining the solution
  • Complete end to end features in existing Android applications in Java using Android Studio
  • Work with both external vendors and the web development team to integrate with back-end feeds and APIs
  • Fully participate in Agile methodologies with all members of the product team

 

What you have...

  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • 3+ years working with Android SDK / Android Studio
  • Fluent knowledge of Java and/or Kotlin
  • Experience creating technical designs
  • Multiple mobile apps published
  • Published mobile apps that deliver streaming video is a big plus
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate complex technical ideas to a business oriented audience.
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 350 Bloor Street East (299), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Programming
Requisition ID: 135194
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

 
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