Lextech News

Blackberry and Android Java Developer

February 25, 2010

  • Adrienne Szewczyk Adrienne Szewczyk

Lextech is growing and we’re looking for a solid java developer with Blackberry or Android experience. If you’re in the Chicago area (local candidates only please), are looking to be part of a team changing the way people use technology and fit the criteria below please contact us. Where else do you get to work on things like a rocket launcher control system, build a harbor video surveillance system, create the most elegant and advanced mobile apps available, or link mobile phones to GIS tracking systems?

This is NOT Java Web development.


  • Think, design and then build (frequently used brain a must)
  • Understand a customer’s requirements and big picture view of the system to be developed
  • Develop quality software in multiple programming languages
  • Perform detailed system designs
  • Generate UML diagrams
  • Quickly learn new technologies (concepts, tools, utilities) and be productive with them


  • 2+ years hands on software development in Java
  • 1+ year of Blackberry or Android mobile development
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with network connectivity (http, raw sockets or otherwise)


  • Java Swing GUI development
  • Objective C & iPhone development
  • Systems level knowledge including scaling systems in multi-server environments, load testing, interfacing many disparate systems, fault tolerance & security is a plus

If you’d like to be a part of our team and are based in the Chicago Illinois area (no telecommuting please), send your resume to careers@lextech.com. About 30% of our contracts for projects require US Citizenship. Please do not apply if you can not work on these projects.

Visit our Career page for other opportunities.