United Airlines Senior Developer – Information Technology in Houston, Texas

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Information Technology

The United IT team designs, develops and maintains massively scaling technology solutions that are brought to life with innovative architectures, data analytics and digital solutions.

Job overview and responsibilities

Mobile is the future. If you're interested in a career that involves using the latest Mobile and most modern technologies, please look no further. United is seeking talented and motivated Mobile developers to be a part of their team. The Digital Innovation Mobile Developer will partner with the eCommerce team and IT to develop, program, and test various projects dealing with the latest Mobile technologies. In the evolving Digital eCommerce space, new Mobile technologies appear in the market at a frequent pace. This changing landscape requires a versatile team that is in touch with the market, passionate about new technology, while at the same time able to understand the needs of our employees and how emerging technology can improve the employee experience.

  • Deliver across the entire app life cycle from concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support

  • Possess a deep knowledge of iPhone frameworks. Deliver state of the art iOS mobile experiences across the different functions

  • Understand back-end system/services to access when building out fronts for testing

  • Make efficient use of source control and bug tracking systems

  • Reviews estimates for software development and delivery to ensure quality and accuracy

  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability and general reliability

  • Partner with the Tech Ops Business teams and IT teams to test and iterate on developed software and programs

  • Prepare projects for hand-off and deployments as “proof concepts” move to production

  • Ability to quickly adapt to changes and learning from field testing

Required

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and/or equivalent work experience

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Able to manage multiple priorities and deliverables, both short and long-term, in a busy and aggressive environment

  • Must be self-motivated, possess strong communication skills and be able to work in a team oriented environment

  • 5 or more years of experience in application design, development, installation and modification of software

  • 2+ years of experience with iPhone development platforms

  • Experience developing native iOS Apps: SWIFT, Objective-C, iOS SDK, and XCODE

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

Division: 47 Technology/IT

Function: Tech Ops / Maintenance - Management & Administrative

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled