Mobile Application Developer


Job Description

Do you want to work for one of Philly.com’s Top Workplaces? Our employees are very proud that SofterWare is on the “Philly.com Top Workplaces” list for the sixth time! The two keys to SofterWare’s success are customer and staff happiness, and they are two reasons we’ve enjoyed over 35 years of continuous growth. In addition to a challenging and rewarding career, SofterWare is also a fun place to work with barbeques, Phillies games, company sport’s teams, a wellness program, casual dress environment, and so much more.

The success of SofterWare’s products is due, in large part, to the skills and professionalism of our Mobile Application Developers. We’re adding a new development position to our team, and are seeking a talented Mobile Applications Developer who possesses rock-solid mobile application, .NET development and Appcelerator Titanium Framework skills, sound deductive reasoning, attention to detail, persistence, creativity, efficiency, and a sense of humor. We’ll also expect you to embody a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence while demonstrating great time management skills, the ability to work in both group and individual settings, and excellent communication skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as technical resource to develop and integrate SofterWare’s mobile application platform using cutting-edge mobile development tools (primarily Appcelerator and Xamarin) and the .NET development technology stack.
  • Provide consultative mobile design experience. Primarily to be focused on:
    • Build, enhance and support SofterWare’s mobile applications for iOS/Android
    • Support and improve the integration and data transfer between mobile apps and SofterWare family of applications
    • Extend mobile platform functionality, i.e. payment processing integration, check recognition services, etc.
    • Enhance web, server-side, cloud, and data based application functionality to support these processes
    • Perform web development for SofterWare‘s suite of web-based applications (DonorPerfect, WebLink, and EZCare)
  • The ideal candidate will:
    • Thrive in both an independent and team environment
    • Suggest improvements to both the technology and business functionality of the product
    • Estimate work activity, deliver high‐quality, low-defect engineering work product within established timelines, and will ensure effective information flow throughout
  • We are seeking an individual with excellent communication skills, a strong work ethic, good time management and decision-making capabilities

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years mobile development experience with some of the following Appcelerator Titanium, Xamarin, Apple Xcode, iOS SDK, Android SDK, AppStore deployments, etc. including development, testing, configuration and production implementation
  • 5 or more years experience in web application development preferably using Microsoft technologies (C#, ASP.NET, MVC).
  • A minimum of one deployed production application in the iTunes App Store and Android Market
  • Hands-on experience with Appcelerator Titanium Studio platform, including Titanium Cloud services a HUGE plus.
  • Skills using JavaScript and experience with REST/JSON and SOAP/XML based APl’s and services, and MVC Frameworks
  • Knowledge of the mobile space: vendors, technology, hardware, service providers, standards
  • Working comfort with Transact-SQL, MS SQL Databases, SQL Server, query tools, including stored procedures
  • Experience in application development lifecycle (development, testing, configuration, and implementation)
  • Knowledge of Windows Server operating systems as well as iOS/Android platforms
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 / Microsoft Team Foundation Server experience preferred.
  • MS/BS degree in equivalent work experience highly preferred/li>

Company Background

SofterWare is headquartered in Fort Washington, PA, with over 200 personnel worldwide. We are a Microsoft Certified Development Partner with thousands of delighted clients throughout the US and internationally, and are featured in the Deloitte Fast 50, Inc. 5000, and Software Magazine Top 500 list of companies. SofterWare specializes in developing software for vertical markets – primarily non-profit organizations, private and public schools, child care centers, and camps. We offer an excellent benefits package, including:

  • Medical, Prescription, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Pre-Tax Coverage for Dependents and Voluntary Benefits
  • Wellness Program
  • Quarterly Incentive Bonuses
  • 401(k) and Profit Sharing Retirement Plan
  • PTO (increases based on years of service)
  • Holidays
  • Maternity/Short-Term Disability

Additionally, we offer Paid Time Off for:

  • Vacation (increases based on years of service)
  • Sick & Emergency Personal Time
  • Holidays
  • Maternity/Short-Term Disability

SofterWare provides a challenging and stimulating environment where you’ll be able to work and learn with people who develop some very powerful and exceptional software products. More information about our company and products may be found at our website: