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Hammad Iftikhar

İstanbul, Turkey

Versatile Mobile Engineer 🛠️

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Shabbir Haider

Islamabad, Pakistan

Cross-platform Mobile & Web Solutions Expert 📱

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HK Nirmal

Ahmedabad, India

Web & Mobile App Expert for Hire

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Daniel Onadipe

Seattle, United States

Mobile App Developer

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Md Moniruzzaman


Fullstack Engineer for web, mobile & desktop apps

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kamel khebir

Virginia, United States

Senior AI | Android | backend developer

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christian john


🚀 Fullstack Engineer | Web & Mobile Apps Expert

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Muhammad Faizan

Islamabad, Pakistan

💻 Full Stack Engineer📱

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Valerii Rumak

Terrassa, Spain

Software Engineer (React Native, React, Node.js)

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Hira Ghaffar

United States

Creative Web & Mobile Designing + Video Editing

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Max George

Orlando, United States

Frontend engineer with design skills

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Talha Amir


Mobile App Developer for hire

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Mike Czelvin Tagle

Mandaluyong, Philippines

I will conceptualize your dream project

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Abhinav Jamwal

Chandigarh, India

Sharetribe Flex | Full Stack | NodeJS | Firebase

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Yasir Khan


Full Stack Engineer: Crafting Digital Solutions

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Slobodan Stankovic

Phoenix, United States

Creative Developer

Common projects for Mobile Engineers

Developing a new mobile app from scratch.

Improving the functionality and design of an existing app.

Creating a mobile version of a current web application.

Ensuring mobile app compatibility across different platforms (iOS, Android, etc.).

Integrating third-party services (like payment gateways or social media platforms) into a mobile app.

Performing routine updates and maintenance on a mobile app.

Tips for working with and hiring Mobile Engineers

Understand your needs

Before hiring a freelance mobile engineer, define your project scope. Clearly outline the app's desired features, functionalities, and the platforms it should be compatible with (iOS, Android, etc.).

Review their portfolio

Scrutinize the engineer's past projects to gauge their technical skill and style. Pay attention to the user experience, app functionality, and design aesthetics.

Check their technical proficiency

Confirm that the freelance mobile engineer is proficient in the necessary programming languages (such as Swift, Java, or React Native) and tools specific to mobile app development.

Maintain clear communication

Use Contra's built-in communication tools to maintain regular contact with the Mobile Engineer freelancer. Provide feedback, discuss progress updates, and address any issues promptly.

How to hire Mobile Engineers

Define your needs

Clearly outline your project requirements, including the app's desired features, functionalities, and platform compatibility. Having a detailed project scope will help attract the right mobile engineers.

Post a detailed job

Include as much information about your project as possible in your job post on Contra. This will help potential candidates understand whether they're a good fit for the job.

Review applicants

Review the profiles, portfolios, and reviews of the applicants to assess their skills and experience. Shortlist the candidates that best fit your project's requirements.

Conduct interviews

Interview the shortlisted candidates to get a better understanding of their approach to mobile app development. Ask about their previous projects, their problem-solving abilities, and how they handle feedback and revisions.

Make an offer

Once you've found the right mobile engineer, make an offer through Contra. Outline the project details, timeline, and payment terms clearly to avoid any misunderstanding in the future.

3 questions to ask when interviewing Mobile Engineers

1. Can you tell me about some of the mobile applications you've developed in the past?

2. Which programming languages are you most proficient in, and why do you prefer them for mobile app development?

3. How do you approach testing and quality assurance during the app development process?

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Frequently asked

A freelance mobile engineer designs, develops, and maintains mobile applications. They write code, test applications, and ensure these apps perform optimally on various mobile devices and platforms.

A freelance mobile engineer designs, develops, and maintains mobile applications. They write code, test applications, and ensure these apps perform optimally on various mobile devices and platforms.

By hiring a mobile engineer on Contra, you gain access to top-tier freelance talent and a streamlined platform for managing contracts and payments. Contra also offers commission-free projects, making it a cost-effective solution.

You can post your project requirements on Contra's job board. Mobile engineers who match your criteria can apply directly, or you can browse profiles and invite potential candidates to apply.

Mobile engineers use a variety of tools based on the project's requirements. These may include programming languages like Swift, Java, or React Native, and platforms like Android Studio or Xcode.

Any project that involves creating or maintaining a mobile application would require the skills of a mobile engineer. This could range from developing a new app, optimizing an existing app, or ensuring cross-platform compatibility.

On Contra, the cost of hiring a mobile engineer can vary and is typically in the range of $18-$39 per hour. It ultimately depends on the engineer's experience, the complexity of the project, and the project duration.

Freelance mobile engineers are paid commission-free on Contra. They can charge per project, per hour, or per milestone. Clients must pay a minimum of $250 or $25 an hour to post an opportunity on Contra.

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