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Mobile Developer
Ref No.: 17-14258
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/02/2017
Pay Rate : $ 80,000.00 - 90,000.00 /Year
PHP/Mobile Developer (Remote)
Direct Hire
Update on 9/25/2017: Manager is looking for someone with PHP programming, strong JavaScript experience, and a desire to learn mobile technologies (they use the Kony framework).  This person will be performing both PHP and Mobile development.
This position is responsible for the development, and maintenance of custom applications distributed across multiple channels, including native mobile and browser-based platforms. The Application Developer will work with front-end designers and back-end web developers to build client-side logic and bridging the gap between visual elements and server-side infrastructure.
  • Design, develop, and maintain custom software enhancements within the client’s Loan Origination System using secure, efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of enhancements.
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems.
  • Maintain code quality, organization, and automation.
  • Administration of development and testing environments.
  • Adhere to development, documentation, and change management standards to ensure supportability of the client’s custom enhancements and supporting systems.
  • Maintain industry knowledge by attending appropriate educational workshops/classes and/or by participating in other industry related activities.
  • Participates in training activities to assist employees on the effective utilization of system functions and resources.
  • Provides assistance to IT Management on various projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Meet established standards and guidelines with regard to compliance, job knowledge, quality, attendance, efficiency, initiative, customer service, and overall performance.
  • Maintain customer confidence by providing ongoing quality service and keeping all files and information confidential.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and compliance with internal policies and procedures. Understand and ensure compliance with laws, rules, and regulations affecting our institution.

  • College Degree in Information Systems or related field preferred.
  • Strong understanding of JavaScript required.
  • Knowledge of mobile app development platforms such as Kony, PhoneGap, Xamarin, Appcelerator.
  • Knowledge and understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as AngularJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS.
  • Good understanding of mobile application behavior and performance.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around such issues.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git, TFS, SVN, and Mercurial.
  • Understanding of modern API conventions (REST, SOAP) and integration experience.
  • Experience with Networking, Email, MS Office Suite, and general systems.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills.
  • Flexible work schedule in order to provide support/complete assigned projects (e.g., upgrades, installations) during non-business hours.
  • Effective project management skills and the ability to proactively problem solve.
  • Ability to pay attention to detail and handle a high volume of work with multiple interruptions.
  • Capacity to learn quickly and comprehend highly technical detailed information.
  • Ability to handle sensitive information in a highly confidential manner.
  • Professional demeanor and interaction with all customers (internal and external).
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment as well as independently.
  • Any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and compliance with internal policies and procedures. Understand and ensure compliance with laws, rules, and regulations affecting our institution.

Benefit Information:
Life, LTD, & AD&D
Dependent Care Spending Plan (DCSA)
Employer Stock Ownership Plan with 401(k) feature and match
Complimentary Banking Services
Tuition Assistance