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The Alaant Advisor is our column focused on all things going on in the world of recruiting, job placement, and search. Think of it as your weekly briefing—a handy, quick guide to what's going on.

Here's what's happening this week:

Hot Candidates of the Week!

These are two of the best candidates we've seen this week. If you would like more information on either candidate, please reach out to us right away.

John - Senior Android Developer

Hartford, CT
  • Designed GUI and interfaces with services for mobile applications, asynchronous programming in Android (such as Thread pool, Tasks and services). Implemented the monetization of apps, which had capabilities to do in-app purchases.
  • Experience with designing and developing web applications using Java/J2EE, JavaScript, XML technologies and JSON.
  • Developed applications using Eclipse IDE, SQLite, JSON, Android SDK and ADT plug-in.
  • Developed and architected multiple Android applications across versions.
  • Implemented native libraries in application by using Android SDK.
  • Proficient in developing Android Framework Services using Intent, Services and AIDL.
  • Good in public APIs, such as Google, Face book, You Tube and Twitter.
  • Experience in using storage options in Android like Shared Preferences.
  • Strong in Android system development, including the kernel, device driver, HAL and framework.
  • Strong in MVC, MVP and MVVM frameworks.
  • Worked on Fragments, Activity workflow, Action Bar Navigation, Menu designs and view controls, and Loaders.
  • Experience with source code control management like Git, good at using the markup languages like JSON and REST.
  • Open to remote work, relocation and travel.

Brittany - Operations/Administrative/Training

Albany, NY
  • Brittany has a BS from Cornell University in Hospitality Administration
  • Proven leadership experience – Brittany was a Resident advisor for 3 years supporting 126 first year residents, provided required safety training as well as acting as a resource for student questions/problems
  • Process improvement skills – working as an operations intern for a property management company, Brittany created new project timelines and converted the office to gmail, improving efficiency by 15-20%
  • Microsoft Office proficient
  • Extremely professional, poised with excellent interpersonal skills

About the Author

Miranda March Digital Strategist for Alaant Workforce Solutions

Miranda March, Digital Communications Specialist

Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her downtime, she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little-known fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.

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