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Mobile Applications Developer

Date: Nov 22, 2020

Location: KS, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We're growing our product development engineering team and are looking for a Mobile Application Developer.  If you enjoy working within a team to create products that directly impact consumers’ quality of life, this is the perfect opportunity for you.  Position can be located in Lenexa, KS or Carthage, MO.


Your solutions will come to life through market driven products and services.  Our team drives for all aspects of product development from ideation, concept, and design to integration in our market-leading products such as smart systems for sleep monitoring, sleep diagnostics, product heating/cooling/massage, motorized articulation, and communications to smartphone apps. The team is also responsible for developing the cloud infrastructure to support our products as well as responsible to develop algorithms to determine standard uses and quality of our products. 


We're looking for Engineers with experience in the following areas:

  • Mobile Application Development for iOS and Android Devices
  • Wireless Communication: Bluetooth, BLE, Wi-Fi, NFC, Zigbee, Z-wave
  • Web API’s & OAuth
  • User Interface Design
  • Interfacing Mobile Applications to Control Consumer Devices
  • Development of Smart Home Applications


What you’ll do:

  • Design, construct, program, and troubleshoot prototypes of various interactive consumer products
  • Apply engineering principles and logical problem-solving skills for diverse projects
  • Monitor system performance and analyze extrapolated metrics
  • Build mobile platforms for both internal and external customers
  • Develop robust test procedures & test equipment
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional engineering and manufacturing team to turn on and validate new designs and integrate new features and technology into product platforms as well as provide technical feedback in discussions on roadmaps and component selection for future platforms
  • Coordinate with vendors to integrate externally developed deliverables into projects
  • Perform advanced technical research on new technologies and develop prototypes to demonstrate these technologies


A few things you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's or Master's in appropriate field (Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer and Information Technology, or related)
  • Experience with mobile application development on iOS and Android platforms
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant professional experience


Things we consider a plus:

  • 5+ years relevant professional experience preferred
  • 3-5 years consumer product software development experience
  • Experience with UI/UX design
  • Experience with Flutter
  • Experience with Web API’s and OAuth
  • Familiarity with IEC 12207
  • Knowledge of basic hardware/software interactions and integrated system design
  • Hardware experience desired, not required


Reasons you’ll love it here: Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of 22,000 employee-partners in 142 manufacturing facilities located in 23 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here:

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