Android Developer

for Blackstone Technology Group in San Rafael, CA

Java Android MVC JSON XML Multi-threaded SQLite Git Agile 
San Rafael, CA
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Blackstone Technology Group

Blackstone is a global provider of contingent and direct staffing solutions. Our seasoned staffing professionals have a successful history of servicing the toughest demands of our staffing clients. Our agile and customized-to-client approach ensures that we meet our client’s specific needs and that we adapt to and fully support our client’s way of doing business. We source skilled professionals for our clients to fill their current labor gaps for a specified period of time, and as desired by our clients, provide the option of contractors to be converted to full time.  Additionally, we help our clients in sourcing full-time professional candidates across a wide range of professional backgrounds and associated skill sets.

Blackstone Technology Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Our Client has an opening for an Android Developer; please find the position details below:

Employment Type: Full Time

Location: San Rafael, CA

Openings: 1

Target Start Date: 5/1/2014


About our Client:

A leading technology and services company that delivers mobile banking, payments, and commerce networks worldwide. They enable financial institutions and other payments companies to defend and extend their market position by protecting their existing customer relationships and transactions while enabling new forms of mobile commerce revenue.

Our client supports more than 300 financial institutions, serves over 20 million users worldwide and maintains strategic partnerships with leading companies such as Visa Inc., Visa Europe, RBS Group and FIS to develop and implement Mobile Money services.

They power bank-grade solutions that are delivered on-premise or via cloud services, handling more than 2 billion transactions and processing payments and transfers worth over $31 billion on an annualized basis.


Work in a world-class leading mobile money company to produce sophisticated and cutting edge mobile applications used by millions of people around the world.


***Important Note***

  • Looking for an Android developer with 3-5 years of experience with:

  • At least 1 application in the store.


Personal Competencies/Skills of our ideal Android Developer

  • Work within and as a team.]

  • Produce code in line with industry standards.

  • Create documentation for your code and high/low level documentation for various projects.


Experience and Qualifications:

  • Good understanding of the full software development lifecycle.

  • Extensive experience of Java programming language.

  • Published Android application development.

  • Experience of developing multi threaded networked Android mobile applications.

  • Experience in developing custom Android widgets/views Good understanding on how to scale Android UI across multiple devices.

  • Strong MVC/Object Oriented programming skills, demonstrable through past work examples.

  • Experience in JSON/XML based application development.

  • Experience with JUnit or equivalent.

  • Experience with GIT. Highly Desirable.

  • Experience of other mobile platforms a plus.

  • Working knowledge of SQLite.

  • Applications released on the Android Market.

  • Writing documentation.

  • Experienced with Agile methods (SCRUM).

  • Hard working, team focused.

  • Proven communication skills.

  • Ability to apply a systematic, disciplined and analytical approach to problem solving.

  • Ability to produce written work to a consistently high standard.


If you are interested in this Android Developer opportunity, please email me your most update resume: I look forward to connecting with you on this Android Developer and/or other opportunities.  I am always looking to network, so if you are in the market or just interested in hearing about future opportunities, please send me a current resume along with your hourly compensation requirements.

Not on the market and have a referral?  We have a generous referral award, as well.

Michael Nascimento
Blackstone Technology Group
150 California Street
9th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 837-1400
Fax: (415) 837-1474