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[tlug] OT: Mobile App and Internal Tools Developer needed

(Please contact me off list regarding this job position)

The CJK Dictionary Institute ( specializes in the 
development of CJK (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean) and Arabic dictionary 
databases. The company is one of the world's prime resources for CJK 
lexical resources, and provides consulting services to the world's leading IT 
companies. The CJK Dictionary Institute also publishes renowned 
dictionaries and appreciated mobile applications for language learners.

The company provides an international work environment, and most of the 
staff is multilingual. You will have plenty of opportunities to improve your 
foreign language skills, and will work in a culturally stimulating environment.

We have an immediate opening for a computer programmer who would be 
responsible for developing and maintaining our iOS and Android applications, 
and for developing internal tools used for desktop publishing. The ideal 
candidate should have over three years of experience with Objective-C, 
Java, and Python, and at least two years of experience with Javascript. 
Business-level English is required, and you need to be able to work 
independently and proactively and capable of managing multiple projects 
and priorities. Please see full details below:

[Job Description]

You will be responsible for maintaining our currently published iOS and 
mobile apps, and developing and delivering new mobile apps. You will need 
to collaborate in the design of new apps, as well as with the data teams in 
preparing data for the apps. You will also perform QA and supervise testers. 
In addition to our mobile app projects, you will also be responsible for 
collaborating in defining data interchange formats, and maintaining, 
expanding and improving our semi-automated bookmaking process. You will 
also need to collaborate in designing dictionary entry layouts, and create 
stylesheets from designs.

Required Skills:
- 3+ years Objective-C experience on iOS
- experience with scripting languages (Python)
- experience with established codebases
- released apps on app store
- business-level English
- able to work independently and proactively
- capable of managing multiple priorities
- positive attitude towards learning new skills

Desired skills:
- experience with Java on Android
- worked with WebView, HTML and CSS
- experience with integrating 3rd party libraries
- familiar with the Unicode standard
- experience in a unix-like environment
- networking and API
- basic dev-ops abilities (Ansible)
- app backend maintenance (Javascript, Node.js)
- version control with git

Employee Type: Full-time
Compensation: Negotiable

Jack Halpern, The CJK Dictionary Institute

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