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Thread: Java Developer top company similar to Groupon in Berlin wanted. Permanent position with visa sponsorship!

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    Default Android Developer for Sport Broadcasting Company in Berlin. Visa sponsorship!

    Android Developer for Sport Broadcasting Company in Berlin. Visa sponsorship!


    My client is the German - Berlin based leader at broadcasting and commercialising sport in digital media. We currently stream over 15,000 live events each year and have developed over 240 web, video broadband and mobile sites for clients including the Chelsea FC, Spurs, FLi, ATP, Sony Ericsson WTA Tour, and,
    Additionally we operate the leading global sports VOD network which streams 40 million on demand sports clips every month.


    Perform is investing in its growing mobile division, mobile applications, mobile internet sites and mobile sports services.

    As a result of continued growth we are looking to hire a Lead Android Developer who will oversee a growing team of developers to deliver market leading mobile solutions.

    The Lead Developer’s key responsibilities include:

    - Defining the strategic direction and technical vision for Apple’s mobile operating system – Android’s platforms, applications and services.
    - The lead Android developer will provide technical leadership for all Android platforms.
    - Ensuring delivery of short, medium and long term milestones along a development roadmap. The roadmap is agreed by the steering committee for the product and the Senior Developer has a key role in advising this group as to feasibility of the plan.
    - The lead Android developer will manage the onshore and offshore development using Agile/Scrum. He/She will also be responsible for the mentoring of the development teams.
    - Demonstrate the ability to produce and deliver high quality mobile apps within agreed timescales. Technical leadership for all Android platforms and development of key product components.
    - This role will require occasional international travel.


    - Work with the product managers, Head of Operations and development resources to agree and deliver solutions in line with the delivery “roadmap” for mobile application products, specifically Android smart phones and tablets.
    - Develop the technical strategy and provide detailed technical specifications for each product.
    - Help to choose a mix of development resources from an appropriate mix of in-house, external, off shore and local talent.
    - Guide new developer resources through an appropriate induction program
    - Act as a technical gatekeeper for your product: ensure that any projects that affect your product are implemented in accordance with your strategy
    - Take responsibility for the quality of the code that affects your product
    - Ensure your development resources adhere to company policies and procedures and Agile methodology.
    - Ensure that your product is tested and documented to a high standard
    - Continually strive to improve the companies policies, procedures, guidelines and best practice initiatives
    - Regularly meet with developers in other teams to discuss technical issues.
    - Manage sprints and review ongoing productivity through daily scrums and burndown charts.
    - When required assist with recruitment within the Android development team


    - The roadmap for your product is delivered on time and on budget
    - Quality, both individually and for products built by the Android team
    - Productivity, both individually and for your development resources
    - Accurate estimations, both individually and for your development resources
    - Delivering to deadlines, both individually and for your development resources
    - Contribution to the technical strategy of the company
    - Contribution to the efficient running of the company


    - Android 1.x & 2.x
    o Phones, netbooks and tablets
    o Java

    - Web
    o HTML
    o CSS
    o AJAX
    o JavaScript

    - HTTP & HTTPS protocols
    - XML, XSD and JSON
    - Internet security standards and best practices
    - Unit Testing
    - Object oriented design skills
    - Extensive knowledge of design patterns
    - Problem solving / bug fixing

    Feel free to apply at hr@buerolersch.de

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    Exclamation Java Developer top company similar to Groupon in Berlin wanted. Permanent position with visa sponsorship!

    Java Developer top company similar to Groupon in Berlin wanted. Permanent position with visa sponsorship!

    Java Backend Engineer (m/f)
    Just in a few months from launch my client has developed into one of the most promising companies in the
    space of local commerce. He provides local businesses with an operating system that enables them
    to market their services through web and mobile channels. Thus, he is the business booster for every
    local merchant. The company was founded end of 2012 by the former co-founders and senior executives of
    Citydeal /Groupon International. Their headquarter is based in Berlin from where the company operates
    all international markets.

    Your Responsibilities
    · Develop innovative software tools, applications, services, and platforms to extend and improve on their internal systems or external product offering
    · Create robust high-volume production applications, and develop prototypes quickly
    · Solve all complex, challenging, and interesting problems that come your way
    · Take care of your product’s whole lifetime - from the first lines of code written to continuous maintenance in production with self-defined business metrics
    · Maintaining a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies
    · Constantly seeking to develop yourself by learning new technologies and keeping abreast of market developments

    Your Minimum Qualifications
    · Master's or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields
    · Extensive programming experience in Java with strong object oriented skills.
    · 2 years of relevant work experience in software development.

    Preferred Qualifications
    · A solid foundation in computer science, strong competencies in data structure, algorithms, and software design
    · Specialization in large scale software systems, service oriented architectures, and REST based API design
    · Outstanding analytical and troubleshooting skills
    · Experience with UNIX/Linux, distributed systems, web-based systems, and open web standards
    · Extensive knowledge of database systems and ORM frameworks
    · Pragmatic and detail oriented programmer applying XP principles
    · Deep knowledge and production ready skillset of at least one web application container
    · Good sense for applying metrics throughout a platform stack including technical and business metrics
    · Fluent in English

    What we offer
    · A key position that offers you tangible impact on the company’s success
    · Extraordinary international career perspectives
    · Access to a large network of enthusiastic entrepreneurs and functional specialists in the wired world
    · Dynamic and friendly working atmosphere in a successful international team
    · Very attractive and performance-oriented payment

    Please apply at hr@buerolersch.de

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