Mobile Application Developer IOS and/or Android

Company Name:
Purple Squirrel Enterprises
We are:
A pioneer in the mobile health field who has avoided the tangle of mHealth dreamers by carving out a profitable niche in the Clinical Research Field.
Five years old with a unique team of intellectually fearless and fun team members.
A company that takes great care to maintain our culture and ensure that each new team member enhances that culture.
You are:
A skilled developer with experience in iOS or Android development.
Seeking to apply your skill set to develop great products that you have ownership over, and not just "work for hire" to support a client's agenda.
Interested to gain expertise in front-end design projects using HTML/CSS/Javascript.
mProve Health is a pioneer in the field of mobile health solutions. We build platforms that revolutionize the way patients connect with global clinical research studies. Our products and services bring innovative technology to Biotechs, Pharmaceuticals, and NGOs advancing the field of scientific discovery in dozens of countries around the world. And our solutions have a proven impact on reducing the cost of patient engagement by connecting with them directly on their cell phone. In addition, we build disease management mobile app solutions to support pharmaceutical drug products post-launch across multiple chronic disease areas.
mProve Health has grown significantly since our founding in 2010 in our team, expertise, client base, and profitability. We continue to add new capabilities at an amazing pace and are constantly learning from new opportunities. Our individuals grow quickly, work hard, and learn from experience. Our size and flexibility allows each member of our team to take on a great deal of responsibility within and beyond their role.
We are seeking an exceptional candidate to join our Software Development team and contribute to our track record of innovative products in the clinical research field.
While we are looking for folks who have real experience in either iOS or Android development, we'd ideally like to find someone who is interested to be involved in some of our server-side work as well. Required Skills/Experience
For iOS Development
Native iOS development with deep understanding of Objective C, including memory management and the Foundation Framework
Experience creating applications working with a REST API backend using JSON
Experience working on application requiring high standards of security (application data security is a must have for our apps)
For Android Development
Native Android development (experience across multiple versions of Android)
Able to support applications written for Android SDK 2.3 and above
Experience creating applications working with a REST API backend using JSON
Experience working on application requiring high standards of security (application data security is a must have for our apps)
Additional Requirements
A Bachelors or Masters degree in CS or related field
At least 5 years of mobile application development experience
One or more non-trivial apps published in iTunes and/or Play Store
Ability to manage multiple projects according to priorities
Excellent self starter and ability to work unsupervised
The ideal candidate may also work on the Front End UI and our backend web application system (depending on interest and experience).
Nice to have
Front end design and development experience with HTML/CSS/Javascript
Experience with the following Javascript frameworks: jQuery, Angular, Datatables, D3/NVD3
Interest in working on backend development using Java, Spring Framework and related JavaEE technologies
Experience working with MySQL database
Experience working with Linux

We're looking for highly qualified and ambitious candidates who are ready to immediately make an impact with our company and our clients. Accordingly, we will offer competitive compensation for this position.
This position may be home-based or from our Rosslyn, VA office.

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