Mobile Architect - Java Android Mobile Tablet project

for WSI Nationwide in New York, NY

Mobile Architect JAVA Android 
New York, NY
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The selected creative and passionate Mobile Architect will join a growing technology team. (multi Architect opportunities available)

Qualified Mobile Architect candidates will have preferably some combination of many of the following:

-BS or MS in Computer Science or related technical field with a minimum of five years related experience.

-Deep understanding of Android platform architecture with focus on device management, security, scalability and efficiency

-Native mobile application development experience, particularly with Android, preferably on tablet platform -Familiar with the mobile devices landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies

-Pure Java Development Experience is must.

-Experience with iOS, Windows 8 or other Mobile platform is plus.

-Multi-device application development experience

-Experience with multiple programming languages including Java, Ruby, HTML5/Javascript/CSS, and Objective-C etc.

-Experienced in design and implementation of APIS using RESTful-style protocols -Experience with RDMBS (preferably MySQL) and No-SQL databases

-Experienced in security, authorization and SSO protocols such as SAML, OAuth, and OpenId.

-Familiarity with Amazon cloud services (EC2, RDS etc.)

-Familiarity with information security vulnerabilities and risk management

-Experience with web, messaging, database and service side technologies

-Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

-Experience with agile development methodologies

-Experience with building both SaaS and on premise software solutions

Ideal candidates will be comfortable working in a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment.  You'll take a lead role in creating an overall mobile application technology roadmap and mobile application architecture in regards to delivering our new and innovative tablet-based product. This job will entail leading the identification of new technologies and best practices in the development of mobile applications.

Responsibilities of Mobile Architect:

As the Mobile architect you will be responsible for creating and documenting high quality, secure, high volume, high performance, and highly available Mobile architectures for our tablet based education platform.

-Collaborate with product managers to translate product requirements into system level architecture and high-level designs that can be used across multiple solutions

-Researching, identifying and evaluating appropriate technologies required to meet product development goals -Help create technology strategy, standards, development and coding practices

-Work individually and collectively with the other architects to ensure standards, architectures are consistent and integrated across the product

-Provide continuous support and guidance to developers to ensure high standards, efficiency, performance, data integrity, accuracy and security of applications.

Think creatively and big picture, yet know how to make pragmatic tradeoffs

-Create an environment of technical innovation for the growth and success of the team

The company is making anytime, anywhere learning an affordable reality for schools. By developing new distribution and delivery models, their products ease-and accelerate-a school's digital transition. Toward that end, the tablet bundles quality instructional content and intuitive classroom tools with wireless connectivity and mobile device management. They also provide high-quality training, project management and customer support to guide districts, schools and classrooms on their path to digital education.

Qualified candidates will have clear English writing and English speaking skills not requiring repeating during rapid English conversation.


This outstanding one of a kind career opportunity is based in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, New York offering a generous competitive starting base salary range based on experience including a great bonus plan offering a fast track promotional opportunity and a great benefit offering.  Interview, travel and relocation expenses provided. Your asking compensation will be submitted after your approval. Candidates with solid skills, competitive compensation requirements will be reviewed first.

-- **-- The client is willing consider candidates from outside the area with interview, travel & relocation expenses provided and will assist with a visa transfer for well qualified H1/H1B candidates with 3+ years left on their visa and require a visa transfer (no new H1's) that are selected to become part of this exceptional team--

** -- No 3rd party referrals, agencies or corp to corp sub-contracting referrals from multi-employee consulting companies, please, for any WSI requirements, no exceptions.

If you use E-mail (strongly preferred) to respond, please e-mail your Word, RTF or Text resume with contact information, address and phones, (no URL resume links or Zip files and please do not return a copy of this announcement with your response) to Jay D., with the subject line  (or title and skills) of this message in the subject line of the message you send, no job numbers only, please. (Those are assigned by the various websites, and I don't know what the numbers refer to), thanks. Qualified candidates will have clear English speaking skills not requiring repeating and two years+ paid USA experience.

If you know someone who might qualify, or is coming to the New York / NY, New Jersey / NJ, Connecticut/ CT or Pennsylvania / PA area, (we have several additional open employment and consulting requirements for all of which no visa sponsorship is available and no 3rd party referrals, agencies or referrals from multi-employee consulting companies, please, for any WSI requirements), please e-mail a Word, RTF or Text resume with contact information, address and phones to Jay D., with the subject line of this message in the subject line of the message you send, (no URL resume links or ZIP files and please do not return a copy of this announcement with your response).

(To insure formatting & print quality, you may also mail a copy to me at WSI, 1617 Third Avenue, Box #6415, New York,  NY  10128-0004).

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When resumes are received, the candidate is contacted if there is a match, the situation is thoroughly described and the candidate tells us how they would like us to proceed.  No information leaves our office without prior approval. This creates long term relationships, which we encourage.

WSI is a specialty recruiting organization with over twenty years experience and fees paid by our selected client companies, freeing our hands to find top level candidates for better projects all over the USA.

WSI Nationwide
1617 Third Avenue #6415
New York, NY 10128
Phone: (212) 410-1400
Fax: (212) 426-2558