Mobile App Lead Developer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is looking for a iOS/Android Lead Developer to work on developing an app for NAVAIR Airworthiness electronic Flight Clearance (eFC) project. There currently is an android version of the app and it will be porting the functionality to work in an iOS setting with iOS standard design elements. The app will be developed in conjunction with the android app team to maintain capabilities across the platform.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Design and build applications for the iOS/Android platforms

  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications

  • Interface with the government customer with respect to project requirements

  • Leverage JIRA to create product backlogs, track sprints and user stories, and monitor team efficiency.

  • Analyze and redesign processes to minimize inefficiencies.

  • Manage client expectations in daily interactions and sprint planning and review.

  • Plan and execute sprint planning and review sessions.

  • Establish a structure that increases efficiency and promotes proactive modifications.

  • Implement long term solutions and building blocks within the agile framework for improved reusability.

  • Coordinate with other projects to execute over all vision of the program.


Required Education and Experience: 

High School Diploma and 6 years experience; Or, Associates Degree and 4 years experience; Or, Bachelors Degree and 2 years experience; Or, Masters Degree and 0 years experience. 

Required Skills:

  • Ability to manage two work streams at once

  • Work within Android and iOS systems

  • Proficient with Objective-C or Swift

  • Experience with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, etc.

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as GIT

  • Apply forward thinking to suggest improvements to the processes, applications, and resulting products created by the project.

  • Ability to think outside the box and generate solutions.

Required Clearance:

US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.  Clearance will not be required to begin work.