Senior iOS Software Engineer - Mobile
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Senior iOS Software Engineer - Mobile
Ref No.: 18-01322
Location: Seattle, Washington
Make your mark in the broadcast and digital media landscape!

Our client is transforming how local news and television is produced, distributed, and consumed. This is an opening with the largest and most diversified broadcasting company in the country, with affiliations to all major networks and more local television stations than anyone else. Their Software Engineers work together to solve complex problems around delivering news and entertainment to audiences across the country. Their digital portfolio combines websites, mobile apps, over-the-top (OTT) apps, and the content publishing platform into a seamless user experience.

The Mobile Experience Team is looking for an experienced Senior iOS Software Engineer to lead the implementation of new technical initiatives and delivery of cutting edge solutions. This role will drive development of rich and exciting digital media experiences, evaluate and champion new technologies, and push industry best practices in a high-visibility technical innovation group. The ideal candidate will be passionate about media and technology and have a strong record of building highly effective technical teams, with 7+ years of hands-on enterprise development experience and at least 2 years in a leadership role.


Responsibilities:
  • Develop amazing mobile user experiences
  • Iterate quickly and ship code frequently
  • Lead a team of engineers to design, develop, test, and deliver software
  • Mentor Software Engineers to improve their technical capabilities
  • Manage individual and team project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
  • Research and pioneer the adoption and use of new technologies
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in building native mobile applications with Objective-C and/or Swift that have been successfully delivered to users
  • Deep knowledge of mobile design patterns and standards, REST and HTTP interaction, and the software development life cycle
  • Extensive experience deploying apps to the App Store
  • Experience leading a team of software engineers
  • A collaborative, flexible, and positive mindset
  • An exceptional eye for detail
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Alamofire, PureLayout, RXSwift, and/or the MVVM pattern
  • Android development experience
  • Experience with video and streaming technologies
  • Experience interfacing with remote software engineers
  • Exceptional troubleshooting abilities
  • Experience with developing automated internal frameworks or developer tools to increase developer release velocity or improve code health
  • Master’s degree or further education or experience in engineering, computer science or other technical related field
  • Passion and ability to learn other coding languages or technologies as needed

W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. **eXcell™ Supports Equal Employment Opportunity** eXcell™, a division of CompuCom® Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit www.excell.com.