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How to be a highly competitive mobile developer

September 10, 2014

  • Jessica Smith

Job hunting is hard work. Although opportunities are plentiful for developers, there’s a huge increase in the need for mobile development skills. For this reason, mobile developers need to learn how to set themselves apart as they compete for positions at great companies offering similarly great culture and benefits packages.

How does a developer set him or herself apart from the others? What will make an employer choose you over another candidate?

Alex Bratton, Lextech CEO and chief geek, contributed to this popular Mashable article, “How to Be a Highly Competitive Mobile Developer” by providing insight on essential developer skills. The article, which focuses on the Android platform as the main advantage, integrates Bratton’s universal advice about what makes an engineer primed for success.

Check out Alex’s advice in Mashable’s article on how to separate yourself from the rest of the mobile developer pack. What advice would you give to your mobile developer friends?