Current Issue 13thFebruary 2016 - 19 February 2016, i.e. No. 45

Career in Mobile Computing and Wireless Technology

Gaurav Kumar

Mobile Multimedia Engineer
  • Basic technical requirements are: Image processing and computer vision algorithms.
  • Coding in C/C++, Matlab Specific knowledge in the following areas is a plus: Machine learning and Pattern recognition, Optical character recognition Object detection and tracking algorithms
  • Additional skills: Strong programming skills, Strong communication and presentation skills.
J2ME Mobile Programmer
  • Experience in J2ME App development required
  • Familiarity with game development & design process
  • Knowledge of mobiles and Mobile gaming industry
  • Highly skilled J2ME Developer who will be responsible for developing high quality mobile games
  • Candidate should have experience in game development

iPhone Trainee / Android Trainee/Blackberry Trainee

  • Should to have excellent communication skill
  • Willingness to learn and take up new challenges
  • Candidate must have strong knowledge of C & C++ & JAVA
  • Interested candidates can walk in with their resume and walk out with offer!!
  • Should have excellent communication skill
  • Willingness to learn and take up new challenges
  • Candidate must have strong knowledge of C & C++ & JAVA
  • Interested candidates can walk in with their resume and walk out with offer!!
iPhone/Android Developer
  • Develop and maintain the iPhone application code base
  • Detailed knowledge of applications development on Android
  • Rapid prototyping and implementation of iPhone applications
  • Mentor and improve the team’s technical skills
  • Work in small, focused, engineering teams to create and develop new iPhone Apps
  • Experience with Objective-C/Cocoa, Xcode / Interface Builder
  • Expertise in creating well-defined iPhone User Interfaces
  • Detailed Knowledge of iPhone SDK including SQLight database
  • Experience working with Wireframes.
Mobile Games Programmer
  • Mobile games developer is responsible for developing interactive games for various mobile handsets. Mobile games are downloaded very frequently from the server and cloud service providers.
  • To join any organization as game developer, the candidate should be very good in programming and logic development. Moreover, the detailed knowledge of multimedia applications are required to be successful in the stream.
  • Candidates with Bachelor’s degree in engineering or science can join this stream.
Technical Requirements and Skills
  • To review game specifi-cations, technical analysis & control implementation to ensure adequate balance
  • To maintain, build & evolve the porting processes & systems in partnership with Technology team
  • Expertise in multi development programming languages C,C++, Obj C
  • Detailed knowledge and skills in software design and OO concepts
  • Good Knowledge of 20/30 Graphics engines/libraries like OPEN GL ES.
Mobile Testing Engineer

    Mobile Testing & QA Team in the organization keeps track of the bugs, complaints as well as removal or existing problems. Candidates with strong knowle-dge and testing along with a passion for quality and customer satisfaction are required

  • Should have exposure to UI Layer Testing of VAS / Telecom domain
  • Must have worked on technologies like SMSC, MMSC, WAP, Mobile devices etc.
  • People with telecom, mobile applications and product development background are highly preferred
  • Should have demonstrated consistent performance during current and previous assignments and have averifiable track record of experience
  • Telecom testing background preferably in VAS. Must have worked on testing tools and good knowledge of scripting languages with 2 - 6 years of experience
  • Domain-Mobile, Operating System -Android, Languages -Java Script, CSS, Protocols – HTTPS Mandatory Requirement Android, Java Script, CSS, HTTPS, Project Details Browser testing, Test page creation, Browser knowledge( JS, CSS, HTTP etc).
Mobile Security and Surveillance Expert

    Mobile security and surveillance professionals keep track and record each and every activity related to their network. It involves the maintenance and analysis of log files generated on regular basis as millions of customers use their network for calls and messaging.

Technical Requirements and Skills

  • Test and implement mobile applications
  • Good understanding of Android, Blackberry, iPhone technologies
  • Strong knowledge in some focused areas in Android like Application Components, Security
  • Good understanding on simulator and proxy server
  • End-to-end synchronized testing of Mobile Application
  • Knowledge of high-end mobile devices and its supported simulators
  • Security testing of mobile application using any tools
  • Preparing technical and design documents
  • Provide feedback on specific issues/improvement areas
  • Discuss the application features and functionalities
  • Preparing functional specification and design documents and user manuals
  • Review and do code walkthrough
  • Discuss and implement best practices on the following aspects of the application:

            a. General functionality
            b. User Interface
            c. Quality
            d. Performance
            e. Security
            f. Scalability
            g. Reliability
            h. High availability

  • Coordination for application testing on the following areas:

            a. General functionality
            b. Load / Stress testing
            c. Performance testing
            d. Security
            e. General quality

  • Conduct application walkthrough
  • Assist in doing UAT
  • Take and act on the specific feedback on functionality, user interface, performance etc.
  • Desired Candidate Profile
    1. MBA/MCA from a reputed university / institution
    2. Certification from MS, is a plus point
    3. 3 to 4 years in building and managing web applications using PHP and MySQL
    4. 2 to 3 years in developing mobile / tablet applications, Mobile browser, WAP applications on Android, iOS etc.
    5.Optional: Experience in Mobile WAP, Mobile Applications (Java based, iPhone and Blackberry), Mobile Games, and Web projects for GSM/GPRS and CDMA based Handsets
    6.Knowledge of Web / Mobile Widgets, x-Commerce (B2B, B2C), x-Business Intelligence, and Enterprise Applications, DRM
    7.Exposure on UI development
    8.Strong knowledge of .PHP , XML, AJAX & MySQL
    9.Hands on exposure to building Web services using SOA
    10. Good knowledge of T SQL
  • The main areas currently being addressed are Surveillance Systems, Ruggedisation, Marine Systems, Communication Systems & Networks, Night Vision Devices, Mobile Surveillance Vehicle Systems and Homeland Security Systems. In this context, the position provides critical technical support to the various projects in the Mobile Surveillance Vehicle Systems domain.
Key Objectives of the Job
  • Development, System integration and completing customer acceptance trials for various Mobile Surveillance Vehicle Systems and related projects.
Major Deliverables
  • Understanding customer requirements.
  • Solution Architecture & Design
  • Assist in project costing and preparation of the technical proposals
  • Attending customer meetings and convincing the customer on the design
  • Co-ordinating with vendors/ subcontractors
  • Astute Project Management Skills to ensure on time completion of the project at an optimal cost while maintaining quality
  • Be able to ensure delivery and acceptance by the customer
  • Desired Candidate Profile
  • 5 years of experience in delivering Mobile Surveillance Upgrade Projects.
  • Should have passion for technology and exhibit high energy to drive a team of highly motivated individuals to deliver Mobile Surveillance Solutions.
  • Experience in leading a team of 5-10 members.
  • Experience in working with multi-site cross-functional and cross-business teams.
  • Proven ability to collaborate with both technical and non-technical staff (including vendors).
  • Cross-functional project execution leadership including concept discussion, program execution, prototyping, design validation, and release to production
  • Reconnaissance and Surveillance Vehicles
  • Vectronics
  • Understanding of functioning of electro mechanical system and on board power system management
  • Having a thorough understanding of QA & QC procedures
  • Sound knowledge of system integration and interoperability issues
  • Sound knowledge of requirements of the defence systems
  • Sound knowledge of EMI/ EMC requirements of defence systems
  • Knowledge of storage and maintenance
  • Confident, self-driven, with proven track record of accelerated growth in previous organizations.


The author is a Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Applications, Chitkara University, Rajpura, Punjab



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