Application Developer Job Description

An Application Developer job description template to hire for your Information Technology department.

About the Application Developer position

We are looking for an Application Developer who will design and code functional programs and applications٫ producing fully functional software applications according to requirements. You will work as part of a team and individually with little supervision.

You should possess excellent knowledge of at least one programming language and be familiar with a variety of operating systems and platforms. We also expect you to have an analytical mindset and a keen eye for detail.

Application Developer responsibilities are:

  • Efficiently translate client requirements into application features
  • Prepare creative prototypes according to specifications
  • Work together with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new applications
  • Create high quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines
  • Organize unit and integration testing before launch
  • Organize functional and nonfunctional testing and perform troubleshooting and debugging
  • Review existing applications to reprogramŮ« update and add new features
  • Prepare technical documents and handbooks to accurately represent application design and code


Application Developer requirements are:

  • 2+ years' experience of working on an Application Developer position
  • Solid experience in designing and building applications
  • Profound experience with at least one programming language such as C#Ů« Java (J2EE) etc.
  • Close familiarity with programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools
  • Good knowledge of software design and programming principles.
  • Strong communicationŮ« teamwork and time-management skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with close attention to detail
  • BSc or BA degree in computer science or other relevant area; MSc or MA degree will be a bonus
  • Additional certification will be a bonus

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