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Position Title: Lead Mobile Engineer
Job Code: 469739
Job Location: New Jersey-Newark


Prudential is looking for Lead Engineer - Mobile who has a passion for mobile development. You’ll be a critical member of a small engineering team working on our new mobile apps. This will be both a hands-on and technical leader for mentoring a small team. You must be able to develop sophisticated, innovative, and user-friendly mobile applications. This isn’t an average position where you might be restricted to one small piece of the technology, but one where you’ll have influence over the whole mobile program, from design to production. As a lead developer, you care about quality of code, application architecture, how to work with several content types, love to learn new technologies, and are ready to adapt to changing design frameworks and design principles. Needless to say, you will have knowledge on how back-end systems work. Details are critical as you iterate on complex interactions and have pride in your work output. We are looking for someone who loves a good challenge and can work collaboratively.  


We are building a startup culture in a company that is touching 20 Million lives, yet thinks agile. A company where talent drives success and your work touches everyone from a 25-year-old to folks over 90 years old living in retirement. We care about web accessibility. We care how we treat our customers. Our employees are passionate about what they do and make it happen.



  • Collaborate with product management, marketing, designers, and technology and architecture teams
  • Lead mobile development efforts across iOS and Android platforms - day to day hands-on coding responsibilities, ensure unit-test coding is followed and cross team dependencies
  • Work in a rapid pace environment with ability to juggle multiple projects
  • Enjoy learning about our customers and our businesses
  • Proven ability to work in an iterative/Agile environment
  • Mentor a small team of developers
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency

  • 7 years of software engineering experience 
  • 3 years of hands on mobile experience developing both iOS and Android mobile applications at scale  
  • 3 years of Technical Leadership
  • Expert level experience with one or more iOS Development languages; Swift, Objective-C 
  • Expert level experience with one or more Android Development languages; Java
  • Familiar with Test-Driven and Behavior-Driven Development  
  • Proficient with Git 
  • Strong understanding of Agile methodologies 
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities 
  • Strong application architecture and design principles
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning using GIT/Bit bucket
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Familiarity with build tools such as Gradle, Ant and Maven
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Math or similar

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.
Job Function: Software/System Development
Schedule: Full-time
Posted: 2018-12-11 Expires: 2019-01-09

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