Main Skill Set: J2ME development on Blackberry devices (required)
Number of Positions: 1 Position Start Date: ASAP
Where is this position located: Alpharetta, GA
Does this position require travel (if so, what?): TBD but doubtful
II. PROJECT AND APPLICATION SCOPE Position Title: Sr. Software Engineer/Developer � Blackberry J2ME Position Description: Day to Day engineering and development Full SDLC, for handheld applications on RIM's Blackberry Device. This resource will be the J2ME / Blackberry SME for my client's products group. The majority of this work is pure Research & Development, therefore solid SOP's are not in place. The organization will look to the J2ME/Blackberry Engineer to help define the future of the client's product line related to Blackberry Devices.
Business Objective: Develop new applications for enterprise blackberry users
Technical Environment: J2ME (Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition) is a technology that allows programmers to use the Java programming language and related tools to develop programs for mobile wireless information devices such as cellular phones and personal digital assistants (PDAs). J2ME consists of programming specifications and a special virtual machine, the K Virtual Machine, that allows a J2ME-encoded program to run in the mobile device. See www.whatis.com for more information.
Size of Group: 4 developers, looking for 1 or two more
Type of Development(existing app, new app, both): new applications
III. SPECIFIC ROLE: (software development life cycle)
Analysis %: ___25%______
IV. �MUST HAVE�S� Technical Skills (most to least important): Recent J2ME development on Blackberry devices
Pluses: �just find the required skills�
Non-Technical skills essential to assignment: ability to speak English well
Specific issues regarding work environment: No discrimination issues; just want solid developers
Specific Questions to ask candidate during the interview/screening process: How many years experience of J2ME
________________________________________________________________________ DO NOT SEND CANDIDATES WHO:
Have done J2ME only and not on the Blackberry. Have done this work in a research setting at school (i.e GA TECH research grads) only. Require sponsorship Want to work contract or contract to perm. PERM ONLY. Require relocation (no problem with out of town people, but they'll have to relo themselves) --------------------
Rommel, I appreciate your response. All I know is that my client is specifically looking for someone that is currently working with J2ME for Blackberry's. I will gladly look for other opportunities for you if you want to forward over a Word copy of your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.