Samsung Mobile Senior Android Engineer/Architect in Washington

General Description

The Android Framework Architect will apply technical expertise to manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables. They will also be responsible to design, develop, deploy, maintain and enhance solutions. Our successful candidate will be a critical part of the architecture of framework and will define standards and best practices. The own the technical implementation of projects – including driving the project and providing guidance on decisions to the team on technical strategy, architecture, best practices, task assignment, and timeframes. This hands on position requires expert level proficiency in Android Applications & Android Framework, as well as Java and C. They will architect solutions that are shared across multiple applications. This includes architecture of new & existing applications for the Android platform, development of cutting-edge technologies, and guiding decisions on architecture and technical strategy. They will define development/design standards and best practices. Partnering with cross-functional teams to define new product requirements, features & functionality. Candidate will interface with 3rd party vendors and potentially with external clients. This requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as the ability to communicate across multiple levels of the business.

Necessary Skills / Attributes

  • 10-15 years of progressive architecture experience

  • A minimum of 3 years hands-on professional Android experience

  • Prior experience in telecommunications engineering/mobile device architecture activities required

  • Must be able to write, read, analyze and interpret technical journals and procedures

  • Extensive experience with Java and full command of Android APIs on all OS versions

  • Experience in JNI, NDK & C/C++.

  • Experience with web related technologies, including JavaScript, HTML 4/5, AJAX, JSON, XML

  • Solid understanding of data models and data access architecture and optimization

  • Strong understanding of multi-tier web architectures, and OO design patterns and concepts

  • Work is generally performed in an office environment

  • Operate a computer keyboard and view a video display terminal between 50% - 95% of work time, including prolonged periods of time

  • Requires considerable (90%+) work utilizing high visual acuity/detail, numeric/character distinction, and moderate hand/finger dexterity

  • The movement and transportation of equipment, most of the time is under 25 pounds

  • Performs work under time schedules and stress which are normally periodic or cyclical, including time sensitive deadlines, intellectual challenge, some language barriers, and project management deadlines

  • Machines, tools, equipment, and work aids include printers, copiers, faxes, and other equipment commonly associated with an office work area

  • May require working additional hours beyond normal schedule

  • Consistently demonstrates a commitment to policies and procedures, including but not limited to, attendance, confidentiality, conflict of interest, and ethical responsibilities

Company Information

SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA BIG THINGS HAPPEN HERE. The amazing products for which Samsung is known world-wide are the results of the amazing people who work here. Their talent, creativity, dedication, and commitment to innovation are what make us who we are. To continue to be a world leader in technology, we focus on attracting the best talent available and offer a corporate culture in which every individual can challenge themselves to discover how good they are, and how great they can become. Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, and with offices in Richardson, TX and Palo Alto, CA, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and a world leader in technology. We market a broad range of award-winning consumer electronics, smartphones, information systems, and home appliances. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. Our company is currently ranked #7 in Interbrand’s "100 Best Global Brands," and named #3 on the Boston Consulting Group list as one of the world's most innovative companies in 2014. At Samsung we work hard – every day. It is a fast-paced and challenging work environment, and we are a nimble team that constantly pushes ourselves to be the best. If you have energy, passion, dedication and drive, and you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, the rewards at Samsung are many. Imagine working for a global company that is a world leader in innovation, in an environment where exciting things happen every day. Imagine working with an amazing group of visionaries/ individuals who make products that bring joy to millions of people across the globe every single day. Imagine where you want to be, and who you want to be. At Samsung...the possibilities are limitless. Apply today and find out why LinkedIn ranked us as one of North America’s Most InDemand Employers in 2014. To this end, we follow various protocols during the recruitment process, including but not limited to, avoiding the inadvertent disclosure of confidential information of the applicant’s former employer. Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

Category: S/W Engineering

Full-Time/Part-Time: Regular Full-Time

Location: , Bellevue Washington, Bellevue Washington, Bellevue Washington, Bellevue Washington