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Lead Mobile Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR45k – R30k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc in Computer Science or similar
Experience2-3 years

Job Description

Gauteng-based mobile only advertising agency has an exciting opening for an experienced Lead Mobile Developer.

If you are looking for an environment where you will be working with the latest ground-breaking technologies, then this is the opportunity you have been looking for!

The successful applicant will be involved in all stages of mobile development – from initial specification to design, development, testing, debugging, and ongoing maintenance, so client interaction is also a requirement.

Educational Requirements:

• Matric

• BSc with Computer Science discipline

• Min 3yrs Java experience

• J2ME

• Python

• Android


• Excellent Transcripts

• Mobile tools

2-3 years mobile technology experience

Skill Requirements:

• Java

• PHP on the LAMP stack

• Linux (You've done more than installing Ubuntu)

• Design patterns (Nothing to do with dressmaking)


• JQuery Mobile

• Device Detection technologies such as WURFL database and Device Atlas

• CSS2 and CSS3

• BigData


• Web Services


• Message Queues

• Search technologies such as SOLR or Spinx

• Great understanding of streaming video for mobile (flash, html5, RTSP and CMS)

Duties and Responsibilities:

• You’ll be involved with implementing and maintaining mobile websites for Feature and Smartphones that provide streaming video to the user through the use of Flash, RTSP, HTML5 and integration with content management services for downloadable content.

• You must have solid experience with content adaptation for different handsets.

• In addition to mobile web development you will also be involved with implementing and maintaining mobile applications.

• You’ll also work closely with server developers to create new features and expose existing functionality through the mobile applications.

• Ability to integrate backend services to interface with mobile applications.

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977. You can also contact Cheyenne or Sam on 011 807 8064. Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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