Role Overview :
The incumbent will be responsible for responsible for successfully designing and managing the delivery of mobile solutions and technologies
Key Responsibilities :
Defining the technical requirements for the implementation of the mobile solution
Discussing technical aspects of the mobile application solution architecture, including the technology used, methodology followed, and devices selected
Responsible for successfully designing and managing the delivery of mobile solutions and technologies
Take ownership of the solution from end to end, and be responsible for translating functional requirements into a mobile solution
Independently drive and provide advanced technical expertise in analyzing, designing estimating, and developing software applications to project schedule.
Oversees systems design and implementation of most complex design components
Maintain and support existing software applications and provides subject matter expertise in reviewing, analyzing, and resolving complex issues.
Contribute to the design and delivery of complex projects to achieve key business objectives.
Act as a subject matter expert (SME) while providing leadership, guidance, and mentorship to other team members.
Rapidly prototype and POC key application features
Ensure appropriate consistency of mobile solutions, systems and solutions architecture across multiple projects, Devices and Platform
Critical Competencies for Success :
Media and Entertainment :
Expert in design and development of iOS, Android, HTML5, mobile frameworks, Connected devices and Smart TVs application
Demonstrated deployments of consumer-facing mobile software application on iOS, Android, connected devices and smart TVs
Excellent understanding of Video product, Player, DRM, Mobile Analytics and Advertising across all platforms
Proven ability to design, optimize and integrate business processes across disparate systems and mobile technologies
A thorough understanding of OOP, design patterns, iOS, Android, and mobile application integration
Excellent analysis skills and ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies
S / he should have Experience working as architect defining the overall technical architecture for the mobile application, connected devices, smart TV, affiliate integration
Experience in developing reusable frameworks,
Experienced in designing and developing mobile sdk and integrating mobile apps with web-services and external APIs
Understanding of mobile security protocols, analytics and social channel integration.
Understanding various non-functional aspects in mobile application design and provide a solution to optimize performance, scalability etc.
Must have a proven track record of delivering complex technical projects driving a team of engineers
Exposure to complete product development lifecycle- from inception to production deployment & scaling.
Expertise in highly scalable distributed architectures is a must
Expertise in native or hybrid mobile app development is a must Deep knowledge of agile software development, Test-Driven development, Continuous Integration
Experience in Distributed Caching techniques
Experience in mobile application security
Experience in REST API design, SDK, Players 3rd party integrations
Experience in versioning systems like GitHub, SVN etc.
Hands on programming & debugging skills in dev, staging and production environments
Strong experience with Profiling and Performance Tuning code and applications,
Ability to cut through complexity and ambiguity to create actionable next steps
Strategic thinker balanced with a grasp of details. Must possess the ability to switch between execution and strategy mode most effortlessly.
Ability to see the big picture, visualize the future and develop relevant functional strategies which value add to our business.
Ability to prioritize and cope with competing demands. Must possess a sense of urgency and excellent execution and project management skills.
Passion for results and excellence.
Must be able to get the job done by working collaboratively with others.
Inquisitive and analytical mind; out-of-the-box thinking; bring a creative perspective to business problems applying functional expertise, business understanding and common sense.