Android Developer at Developmentnow

DevelopmentNow is a growing, leading-edge digital agency founded in 2005 located in the vibrant Central Eastside district of Portland. Our office shares the neighborhood with many partnering digital agencies and creative firms, plus we are close to the best coffee shops this side of the Burnside Bridge. We are looking to hire an Android Developer that is excited to work on and solve complex business problems, is driven to find solutions and push possibilities for both our internal projects and for our clients.

We focus on using Agile Scrum methodologies, industry best practices, and innovative solutions to deliver tangible value to businesses and organizations via new technology and reliable processes. DevelopmentNow has provided digital solutions for a variety of companies, including startups, agency partners, and enterprise Fortune 500 firms. Some of our recent clients include Kelly Services, Microsoft, BBDO, AT&T, Ogilvy, Manheim, Avery Dennison, and Time Warner Cable. Position Summary:

Your Responsibilities:

  • Create innovative applications and application development environments
  • Implement coding standards, software development lifecycle stages, and documentation
  • Meet frequently with QA, project, and product teams on ongoing projects and represent development
  • Ability to discuss architecture and present technology to customers
  • Provides technical leadership and mentor others in general technical skills as well as applications and processes.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • 2+ years developing Android applications
  • 3+ years developing in Java (a plus)
  • Solid experience developing applications for the Android phone
  • Prior application work that can be showcased/downloaded from the App Store a definite plus.
  • Experience connecting to backend systems, APIs, databases
  • Understanding of software patterns, object-oriented principles, mobile best practices

Prior programming experience with JavaScript, CSS, XML, HTML, LAMP and/or other web technologies


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering or related field, or equivalent education/ experiences.