ANDROID ENGINEER- Not eligible for Visa candidates What You Want To Do • You want to work on an app used by millions of students and teachers around the world. • You want to work with designers to craft beautiful user experiences, and then implement them with equally elegant code. • You want to work in a small team full of passionate, talented Android Engineers, who love using and making great apps. • You want to make education better.
We pride ourselves on creating well-designed mobile solutions for two important education products: Blackboard Mobile Learn is a product that allows students and faculty to access teaching and learning wherever and whenever they want through a variety of mobile devices - developed in natively for the iPad, iPhone, Android, and Blackberry. Blackboard Mobile Central enables delivery of a rich set of campus life services and content in mobile apps uniquely branded for each institution. With an iOS device, Android, or other device with a mobile web browser, users across the globe can navigate course catalogs and campus maps, get real-time updates on their course schedules, campus events, news, and sports teams, and access many more features! Some of our Great Benefits!
- You remember how much education technology lacked, and you are excited to have an opportunity to completely change that. What You Have • You have a Bachelor ’s degree in Computer Science or related field. • You have mastery of Java (2+ years professional experience) and professional expereince developing on the Android platform. • You have already shipped an app to the Google Play Store!
- You have strong problem solving skills and computer engineering fundamentals. • You have love " appreciation for well-designed, scalable code. You are intolerant of anything less. • You have an affinity for great design and UI.
- Familiarity with a variety of revision control systems (svn, git, etc). Bonus Skills • You understand the virtues of test driven development. • You are an active contributor to open source software. Who We Are Blackboard Mobile is a division of Blackboard Inc., a global leader in enterprise technology and innovative solutions that improves the experience of millions of students and faculty for each of our client institutions around the world, every day.
- San Francisco office in the heart of Jackson Square – surrounded by North Beach " the FiDi. • Competitive salary. • Full benefits, 401K matching. • Flexible work schedule - we want you to create amazing products, not punch a ticket.
- Use of top of the line mobile phones and iMac with Cinema Display. • Subsidized public transportation hellip;.or bike to work! • Fully stocked snacks " drinks, espresso, bagel-bar Fridays, and a flowing keg. • We are a pet friendly environment, so there are occasional office dogs roaming around!
- Perks such as ping-pong, pool table, office yoga, happy hours, patio grilling, nerf darts, and endless choices of surround-sound music. We like to have fun, too! *Not able to consider candidates requiring current or future Sponsorship to work in the US
Blackboard Mobile - 14 months ago
Blackboard Mobile is a division of Blackboard Inc. We pride ourselves on creating well-designed mobile solutions that leverage powerful...