We are looking for a Mobile Lead Developer who has a passion for applying technology to advance health and can lead the design and development of an innovative new Mobile solution. Our ideal candidate has experience in driving mobile projects end-to-end, collaborating on product definitions with business teams, architecting and implementing the technical solution, and measuring its success. Our ideal candidate thrives in a fast-moving, startup environment, has a personal interest in health and wellness, and is passionate about Zipongo's mission.
Develop the user experience/interactive design for Zipongo’s mobile and web applications including mobile Healthy Deals and GroceryRx.
Participate in overall planning, execution and success of mobile projects, working closely with the product and design teams.
5+ years professional experience in full lifecycle software development
Good track record of working in a culture of collaboration and execution.
Shipped web and/or mobile products at scale (hundreds of thousands of users).
Hands-on experience with best practices - rapid, test-driven development, continuous deployment, task management, and clean, well-documented code.
Experience with consumer applications where incoming data is analyzed in real-time and relayed back to a web/mobile app instantly.
Experience defining APIs for internal and external use, and opening up a platform to 3rd party developers.
Fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
Experience and ability to work with code at every level from the UI to backend services
Experience developing iOS, Android and/or Windows 7 applications, with extensive Objective-C experience, in particular
Experience with publishing an app to the App Store or Google Play
Experience building or consuming RESTful APIs
Track record creating intuitive user interfaces particularly for small form factors
Experience defining and collaborating with product managers for functional specifications and user interface design
Proficiency in Java and JavaEE a plus, but no required
Understanding of retail environments and/or consumer eCommerce applications a plus
Communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs.
Knowledge of Zend/ PHP would be a plus
Heavy user of mobile applications in day-to-day life
Prior experience working in the nutrition, healthcare, or recipe space and with personalization analytics a plus
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
Personal interest in health and wellness.