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Akorbi is an ISO 9001-, 8a- and WBE-certified language service provider headquartered in Dallas, Texas with additional offices in Lorton, Los Angeles and Houston. Akorbi is dedicated to providing superior quality of service in all of their staffing, localization and language translation service solutions. Akorbi boasts not only an exceptional record of accuracy and dependability, but also grants you an effective business-to-business relationship with a company capable of handling the language and technological demands of large firms and corporations.

TITLE: Lead Mobile Software Engineer
LOCATION: Chicago, IL
TYPE: Direct Hire
SALARY: 135K to 140K + Excellent Benefits + up to 10% Performance Bonus

JOB DESCRIPTION:
You will have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And you'll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life.

Job Description:
The company is a new technology company that uses advanced predictive analytics to help partners evaluate risk and make sense of everyday experiences. Our proprietary algorithms analyze billions of data points, distilling the flood of information into simple, actionable insights. Chief among these is the company Driving Score, which models billions of miles of driving and claims data to assess risk, gauging each driver's likelihood of an event.
Founded by the corporation, an organization synonymous with protection and preparation, the company was born from a long-standing commitment to deep customer understanding and future-focused innovation. Fueled by the curiosity of a startup, our expertise begins with connected car, providing applied insights that meet insurer and transportation/mobility company needs and enhance driver safety, connectivity and value.
Don't miss this opportunity to join a team where your innovative thinking and technology skills can improve the safety of those on the road and further enhance the car-ownership experience.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience
Must Have:
• A college degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or similar field, including a solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals.
• Strong iOS skills with a focus on Swift is a must - Xcode is a plus
• 7+ years engineering software at scale
• 3+ years technical leadership
• Experience and/or interest in doing Test Driven Development
• Experience and/or interest in doing paired programming
• Passionate about mentoring other engineers in software development
Nice to Have:
• People leadership experience
• Experience and knowledge in web and API security including authentication, authorization, OAuth, OWASP, OpenID, and SAML
• Experience in testing frameworks like JUnit, Mockito, Jasmine, Protractor, Cucumber, and other like technologies
• Experience with packaging/build tools like Gradle, Maven, NPM, Artifactory, Jenkins, Concourse, etc.
• Experience with JavaScript frameworks like React or AngularJS
• Backend development, design and implementation; database (relational, NoSQL, caching), messaging and big data development, implementation and optimization
• Experience with Java Spring
Key Responsibilities:
This is a software engineering and people leader position. You will be part of a product team that owns the testing (through automated unit and integration tests), development, deployment and support of your product. Write code in a paired programming environment 80% of your time and perform management duties the other 20% of your time. Limited meetings and email interaction to enable you to be more productive. Drive software engineering and XP best practices on your product team and with your direct reports. Write tests first, watch them fail, get them to pass, rinse, repeat. TDD is how we operate! This role will focus on iOS development, but it is a full stack role.

For this position, must be US Citizen or Green Card Holder

TO APPLY, PLEASE SEND A RESUME (MS WORD OR TEXT FORMAT) AND REFER TO JOB NUMBER 18-00040

Jerry Piland
Senior Recruiter, Akorbi Workforce Solutions
t: 214-396-9457 | e: jpiland@akorbi.com
6504 International Parkway | Suite 1500 | Plano, TX 75093
www.akorbi.com
Enterprise Solutions for the Global Economy
HUB / MWBE / WBE / An ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and EN 15038 Certified Company


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