Job Description

Our client is one of largest retailers in the world.  Yet their IT department is nimble and dynamic, and works with cutting edge technologies.  They are currently in need of an experienced Android Developer, to work as part of a team on multiple high visibility projects.  This position is a 3 – 6 months Contract to hire position and is at their Pleasanton, CA facility.



  • Be a senior member of mobile team
  • Participate in the implementation and enhancement mobile apps
  • Provide guidance on the future direction of mobile technology usage
  • Work closely with the business team in understanding and implementing the optimum solution.
  •  Participate in the definition and implementation standards for mobile development.
  • Facilitate the implementation and adoption of new mobile tools and technologies.
  • Work with onsite and offshore vendors on key project deliverables.


  • Minimum 4 year of proven experience building commercial mobile applications
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in developing software applications.
  • Minimum 2 years hands-on experience building native Android applications using Android SDK and APIs
  • Vast knowledge of current trends in the mobile technology
  • Extensive experience consuming SOAP/REST web services.
  • Extensive experience with XML Schemas, AJAX,WSDL, WADL
  • Extensive experience with processing XML/JSON data.
  • Excellent understanding of usability aspects of mobile applications
  • Strong understanding of mobile application security
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology
  • Experience with Java J2EE, Knowledge of HTML, CSS & JavaScript. Experience with HTML5 & CSS3
  • Experience with mobile JavaScript frameworks like Sencha Touch or JQuery mobile.
  • Experience with writing and tuning queries to relational databases like Oracle, DB2 etc.

Position logistics:

  • Must be currently authorized to work in the US
  • Position type: Contract to Hire
  • Position location: Pleasanton, CA


What’s in it for You:

  • Competitive pay for contact and permanent position, with excellent stability and opportunity for growth.
  • Great opportunity to enhance or solidify your skills with an excellent, diverse and experienced team.
  • Work on multiple projects allows you to get experience with a variety of technologies and teams.


About the Client:

This client has a strong reputation as a responsible corporate citizen and has long been committed to improving the quality of life in the communities they serve.  With numerous training programs and outlets for development, they ensure that employees are continually strengthening their skill set and developing as individuals.  Their facilities are modern, clean and comfortable.


About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.


Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume.  Please apply below with your most current resume. Feel free to email Mohini at ( or call 408-739-4900 x 121


Key Words:  Native Android applications, Android SDK, APIs, commercial mobile applications, software applications Java J2EE, HTML, CSS & JavaScript, HTML5 & CSS3, JavaScript frameworks like Sencha Touch, JQuery mobile, SOAP/REST web services, XML Schemas, AJAX,WSDL, WADL, mobile application security, Agile