Senior Mobile Application Architect - LearnPad UK

icon-app-devSenior Mobile Application Architect


Reports To:
Chief Technology Officer

4 September 2014


A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a successful, award winning, and market leading organisation based in Gloucester. LearnPad develops cutting-edge platforms, web services, and mobile applications for schools. We are seeking a Senior Mobile Application Architect to lead the development of cross-platform mobile eLearning applications and content.

The successful applicant will have very strong programming skills, a passion for software, and would enjoy bringing the mobile revolution to the classroom. You are able to learn new skills quickly and take responsibility for creating new products. You will be able to work both independently from informal specifications and lead development teams when required. You are comfortable working with passionate people from inside and outside the company to deliver quality products in a timely manner.

We don’t make products people buy, we make products they love. In order to do this, LearnPad is built completely in-house and development covers the entire software stack including low-level OS modifications, root-level system applications, customer-facing mobile applications, a cloud-based content and device management system, and a scalable database capable of servicing thousands of users and devices in real-time. The successful candidate will have experience of end-to-end solutions like this and knowledge of the key technologies. The ability to understand both low and high level concepts and to be comfortable integrating them into a coherent solution is critical to delivering excellent products.

Key Skills:

  • C# / .NET / Xamarin / Mono
  • HMTL / Javascript / CSS / JQuery
  • Server side platforms (ColdFusion, ASP.NET, PHP)

Additional Skills

  • iOS and Android
  • Amazon Web Services / SQL
  • Java / Objective C / Swift

Education: Degree in Computing discipline.

Office Based: Yes

Travel Required: No

Salary: £40k to £45k DOE


Contact Information
Please email CV’s with a covering letter to:

Leanne Morris
General Manager

LearnPad UK