A front-end developer is a type of computer programmer that codes and creates the visual front-end elements of a software, application or website. He or she creates computing components/features that are directly viewable and accessible by the end-user or client.
A front-end developer is also known as a client end developer, HTML and front-end coder.
A back-end developer is a type of programmer who creates the logical back-end and core computational logic of a website, software or information system. The developer creates components and features that are indirectly accessed by a user through a front-end application or system.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline is usually required
Some years of working experience as a mobile app developer
Competence in the three known operating systems – Android, iOS, and Windows will be an added advantage
Excellent knowledge of different programming languages such as C#, Java, Objective-C
Great organizational skills
Ability to work under intense pressure
Ability to keep up to date with the latest developments and trends in the technology world
Ability to interpret technical plans and implement such creditably
Problem-solving skills are of greater importance
Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken forms
Ability to take initiatives without being prompted
Strong analytical and presentation skills
Good understanding of mobile app consumer behaviors
Ability to comprehend and process data efficiently will be important
High level of creativity will be required
Ability to improve application performance and regularly fix bugs as timely as possible
Core experience in User Experience (UE)and User Interface (UI) will be needed
Must be able to show portfolios launched on App Stores.