Senior / Lead iOS Developer
Senior/Lead iOS Software Developer required to join a fast growing and young Technology company focusing on the connected home. The product has proved to be highly successful and has attracted attention from major retailers, national media and even been featured by TV and radio stations as far afield as the USA, Dubai and Japan! 25,000 units were sold in the first year alone. We have recently launched innovative coffee machines to great success. We are launching 6 new products and growing at a rate of 16% month by month, with goals to create a billion dollar company in the next 5 years so are looking for an experienced and ambitious individual with the energy to drive the company forward. This is a genuine and rewarding opportunity for an ambitious and talented individual.
Main roles and responsibilities
Act as lead developer Work alongside the design team, sharing skills and technical knowledge Manage and deliver the entire app life cycle, including: concept, build, deployment, release to app store and maintenance Establish a detailed app specification Devise possible solutions to anticipated problems Work alongside UX/UI developers and the support team to conduct user testing Optimise the performance of the apps Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in mobile technologies Attend client meetings and events / conferences
The following skills/experiences are considered a must in-order to be considered for employment:
3-4 years’ experience in iOS development Published examples of mobile applications on the Apple App Store A track record of delivering successful consumer and/or business products Experience with REST APIs and OAuth Experience with WiFi APIs and mobile-to-product communications Must evidence ability to program in a structured, logical format Experience working with Git and/or other version control systems Ability to use analytical data and user testing to inform design decisions A passion for new consumer technology Ability to multi-task with good time management skills Ability to work both independently and as a part of a team Excellent scoping and estimation skills · Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
· Strong iOS OO design and programming skills inc Xcode (Swift, Objective-C)
· Expertise in one or more various SDKs and Frameworks such as: Angular/Backbone/PhoneGap/Knockout/Parse etc.
· Knowledge of database management systems
· Understanding of other compiled languages
· Experience integrating with web technologies
· Excellent debugging and optimisation skills