Cara Operations Mobile Android Developer in Vaughan, Ontario

Cara Operations Limited is Growing! Come and be part of our exciting growth as we search for a Mobile Android Developer to join our IT Professionals located at our head office in Vaughan!

We are seeking talented individuals to help drive the restaurant business into the 21st century with mobile applications that will allow for guests to reserve, place orders, call associates, pay, and write reviews all in one app. Help Cara update and create highly functional mobile apps to be used in restaurants all over Canada.


  • Contribute to the CARA development organization helping to make a world-class CARA mobile app

  • Make proactive recommendations to improve guest experiences based on analytics

  • Lead the strategy and recommend solutions to meet CARA’s mobile strategies

  • Participate in development planning sessions and meet agreed deliverable dates for new features and enhancements

  • Safeguard consumer data in accordance with CARA’s data security policies

  • Adhere to CARA’s software development lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Work effectively with a tight team of world-class designers, web developers and back-end developers

  • Quickly resolve outstanding defects and issues

  • Use all available and emerging creative development tools in your work

  • Work collaboratively with team members to clarify business requirements, create comprehensive and viable designs with effort estimations

  • Actively participate as a direct resource to projects as required in the following areas:

  • Wireframe development (PhotoShop or other similar programs), site (XHTML, DHTML, HTML,

  • CSS, AJAX, JSP, PHP, Flash and JavaScript files) and other solutions employed by CARA

  • Architect, design, develop, maintain and support all software components of CARA mobile solutions

  • Creating documentation for new features and application changes

  • Supporting our QA team in testing your features formally (test scenarios) as well as informally

  • Build out QA test ‘lab’ for devices and handsets necessary for the QA team to adequately test CARA’s mobile strategies

  • Working with our infrastructure team to debug issues as they arise in production

  • Innovating new solutions and researching new technologies that may complement CARA’s eCommerce sites – help make CARA’s mobile commerce experience world class

Minimum Education/Experience:

  • BSc in computer science or equivalent experience

  • A minimum of 3 years hands-on mobile development experience

  • Hands on experience developing responsive HTML websites

  • Significant Android app development experience

  • Extensive experience programming in Java, Android Studio, with strong OO design skills

  • Experience developing applications with Android Pay

  • Android application test and launch experience

  • Experience implementing device detection logic and creating mobile-optimized HTML pages for non-app consumer workflows

  • Ability to create simple yet extendable UI designs

  • A track record of on-time delivery

  • A clear understanding of performance best practices

  • Irrepressible passion for building a great consumer product that our customers will love

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, able to create strong working relationship with cross-functional teams.

We work in an aggressive, energetic and sometimes frantic environment where exceptional coders thrive. If you have what it takes, we will push you hard and you’ll gain incredible experience and knowledge solving challenging software engineering projects.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity, please apply online today

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We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in opportunities with us. Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted - no phone calls please

At this time, we do not require assistance from recruitment agencies. Any candidates submitted via staffing and employment agencies will not be considered.

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