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Software Design Engineer Mobile
Job ID:• 31077
Full/Part Time:• Full-Time
Location:• Seattle, WA
Job Position Title:• Software Design Engineer - Mobile
Manager, IT Mobile & User Experience
ALASKA AIRLINES STORY
Alaska Airlines is one of the most respected names in aviation and flies throughout its namesake state and the Lower 48, as well as to Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica and Cuba. Our roots date to 1932 and are symbolized by the Alaska Native painted on the tails of our aircraft. Guided by what we call the Alaska Spirit, we pride ourselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering renowned service to everyone we fly. This commitment has brought us national and international recognition. Weve been honored with a variety of awards by readers of Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and others. Alaska, with Virgin America, is the premier airline for people on the West Coast, and together with its sister carrier Horizon Air, flies to more than 118 destinations. The two airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion.
Do you have passion about building mobile apps that people love? Do you love digging deep into some programming algorithm to create some quality and creative code library? Do you enjoy combining user experience and software developing to solve practical business problems? If these describe you, I invite you to join the Mobile and User Experience Common Services Team as our Mobile Developer. The Mobile and User Experience Team helps other Alaska teams to create mobile apps and components which can provide the most impact to the company.
The team delivers software in incremental pieces via scrum delivery methodologies and works hand-in-hand with our business to constantly ship innovative solutions that provide immediate business value. We are looking to grow our team by adding an engineer who is passionate about writing code the right way. The successful candidate has equally strong technical and people skills. You love to code, but you also love to talk to people about code just as much.
Scope & Complexity
This individual contributor role supports software design activities for Alaska Airlines.
Contributes as an engineer of a scrum delivery team, collaborating with a team of product owners, developers and testers to deliver business value on an iterative basis.
Designs and develops complex end-to-end, custom software applications.
Develops and maintains appropriate system documentation throughout the system life cycle (e.g., design, development, test, support, change release, and implementation documentation).
Ensures delivery high quality software by writing clean code and utilizing pair programming, TDD, continuous integration and code reviews.
Stays actively engaged in the technology industry and understands how evolving technologies can benefit AAG.
Participates in on-call support rotation.
Job-Specific Skills & Education
A minimum of 2 years of software engineering experience.
Experience with Mobile Apps design principles from iOS and/or Android.
Experience building and consuming high scale web services.
Experience with test driven development and unit testing.
Experience building custom applications following best practices (e.g., TDD, OOP, SOA, design patterns - MVC, MVP).
Excellent communication skills and proven ability to collaborate with a variety of team members.
Experience coaching and mentoring developers to follow established best practices.
Ability and willingness to provide on call support.
High school diploma or equivalent is required.
Minimum age of 18.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Experience working with the following technologies: C#, iOS, ASP.NET MVC.
Experience building native iOS applications with Xamarin C#, iOS Swift.
Experience with Microsoft Azure.
Experience with Agile/Lean development methodologies.
A Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree, with a focus in a technical field or a related discipline.
Job-Specific Leadership Expectations
Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.
The location for this position is in Seattle, Washington
OUR CULTURE - ALASKA AIRLINES
For eligible employees, our company offers a unique total rewards package that few companies can match, including insurance coverage for medical, dental and vision care, 401(k) retirement savings plans, monthly and annual incentive bonus plans, time off and a generous employee travel program. Our values reflect who we are at work and in our communities: Own Safety, Do the Right Thing, Be Kind-Hearted, Deliver Performance, and Be Remarkable. Alaska Airlines also fosters a diverse and inclusive culture and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please apply on or before: September 16, 2017
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Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air do not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants are also protected by law.
Alaska Airlines y Horizon Air no toleran discriminacion o acoso en base a raza, color, credo, religion, origen nacional, estatus migratorio de residencia o ciudadania, edad, sexo, orientacion sexual, identidad de genero o expresion, estado civil, discapacidad, estado veterano protegido, informacion genetica o cualquier otra base protegida por la legislacion aplicable. Empleados o aspirantes que indaguen, discutan o revelen su compensacion o la remuneracion de otros empleados o aspirantes tambien estan protegidos por ley.
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