Principal or Senior Android Engineer

for Ticketmaster L.L.C. in Los Angeles, CA

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Skills:
Android Development 
Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Area Code:
310 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
DOE 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
8-27-2014 
Position ID:
457148 
Dice ID:
tmaster 
Who are we?
Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world’s top five eCommerce sites, with over 26 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 20,000 shows annually for more than 2,000 artists globally. Front Line is the world’s top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling over 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.
 
Who are you?
Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!
 
The Role:
Ticketmaster is looking for a strong Android Software Engineer who can thrive in this fast paced environment. We are seeking candidates who are proactive, self-starters, and have a proven track record to work independently with minimal supervision and collaboratively with a team as required.
We are building world-class products to help our clients serve their customers better. We are looking for additional innovative solutions which will contribute towards these next generation initiatives. This includes development for a core set of next generation of applications while creatively pushing the envelope using cutting edge technologies. The candidate will participate in design sessions, work closely with product & other non-technical staff, perform heads down development, work with QA on test plans, and create necessary documentation.
Above all else, candidates must have the proven ability to be problem-solvers. If you are a passionate technologist who can get a lot done while having fun, come join a team of like-minded, skilled professionals where you can learn and share your knowledge!
 
Qualifications:
·       At least 18 months experience developing apps for Android devices.
·       At least 3 years experience as a senior software engineer successfully delivering projects with at least 3 developers, with experience in application architecture, code review, project scoping, and debugging.
·       Success shipping at least 2 applications to Google Play (please provide links to the apps)
·       Experience integrating Android apps with APIs and other enterprise webservices
·       Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field
·       Strong experience working in a team and as an individual
·       Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral), evidenced by a background in preparing comprehensive documentation incorporating complex information
·       Strong process background, e.g. XP, SCRUM
·       Experience in development for a transactional e-commerce app or site is a plus
·       Familiarity with other mobile application development technologies is a plus (iOS, Symbian, J2ME).
·       Understanding of certificates, encryption, and other security based concepts is a plus
 
Equal Employment Opportunity
Live Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.
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Ticketmaster L.L.C.