iOS Developer

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Job Title: iOS Developer

Job Description

We are looking for an iOS developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a range of iOS devices including mobile phones and tablet computers. Your primary focus will be development of iOS applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.

Responsibilities

– Design and build applications for the iOS platform
– Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
– Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features
– Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
– Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization

Skills

– Proficient with Objective-C or Swift {{depending on project requirements}}, and Cocoa Touch
– Experience with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, etc.
– Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
– Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
– Knowledge of other web technologies and UI/UX standards
– Understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
– Knowledge of low-level C-based libraries is preferred
– Experience with performance and memory tuning with tools {{such as Instruments and Shark, depending on project needs}}

– Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
– Knack for benchmarking and optimization
– Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{such as Git, Mercurial or SVN}}

– Familiarity with continuous integration

Experience Required: 2+ years