Android Software Lead

Kforce Carlsbad, CA

About the Job

Kforce Technology is currently seeking an Android Software Lead to join our client in Carlsbad, California (CA). The client is made of driven professionals with a mission to help athletes, coaches, parents, and fans to enjoy the games of all sports. If you have a passion for sports and technology, please submit your resume today!Responsibilities: * As a key member of the product development team, collaboratively initiate concepts and develop highly creative, innovative and differentiated solutions into an emerging, high growth, and competitive market * Translate complex functional & technical requirements into Android app designs in collaboration with product managers, stakeholders, and athlete's/product ambassadors using state of the art technology * Responsibility in the technical lead role for a small focused product line app development Scrum team delivering highly innovative sensor/smart phone based Athletic performance improvement products to market in partnership with large OEMs * Concept creation, scoping/work breakdowns/planning input, in tight collaboration with product owners and program management * Collaborative Epic and Story creation in conjunction with product owner and system architect * Design, develop, code, test, and release to QA Android apps in alignment with business goals and portfolio road map objectives; Must have strong hands-on iOS application code development capability * Responsible for technical oversight of in house and subcontract app team members delivered code quality including code reviews in compliance with development processes * In collaboration with other technical leads, set a standard for highly collaborative technical excellence including incorporating state of the art technologies and techniques to enable superior products to be consistently delivered to market ahead of the competition * Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or relevant work experience * 5 years of Android Mobile app/NDK/Media Player development experience * 1 years of experience on an Agile/Scrum team * Full-stack expertise * Experience with Android Multi-media framework * Thorough understanding of OO design, RESTful APIs * Strong verbal and written communication skills with a proactive willingness to facilitate team collaboration and innovative thinking * Aptitude with Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and IOT a significant plus * Must be willing to work onsite at the office * GitHub / Bitbucket portfolio to accompany resume * Active Green Card or U.S. citizenship required Qualified candidates must be presently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. This company does not sponsor or transfer H1-visa individuals.Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years