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IOS Tech Lead
Ref No.: 18-03452
Location: San Francisco, California
Title: iOS Tech Lead
Duration: 24 Months Contract (Possible extension)
Location: San Francisco, CA 94105

  • Lead a team of iOS engineers and help build our amazing apps! Leverage your application development experience to lead a team of seasoned engineers.

  • Mentor the engineering team to help keep them engaged and focused high-quality software that achieves the product vision
  • Work with the Product Owner to prioritize and sequence work, identify dependencies, detail and prioritize tech debt and build the product road map
  • Lead the team in designing new features, represent the team in planning meetings, design and size work with other product teams
  • Work with Mobile Product Architect to ensure consistent iOS development across all of our app product teams

Required Skills/Experience:
  • BS in Computer Science or Software Engineering and 5+ years professional Software Development Experience
  • Experience leading software development teams, preferably mobile teams
  • Demonstrable experience developing native mobile apps (Consumer and/or Enterprise apps)
  • Deep knowledge of Xcode and Objective C
  • Solid understanding and experience consuming public and private APIs
  • A deep commitment to writing quality code, experience and preference for working in a committed TDD, Agile environment
  • Experience with iOS peripherals (hardware SDK integration) and/or payment processing (encryption, etc.) a strong plus
  • Work Schedule: Regular business hours
  • Contract only or Contract to hire: contract or CTH for the right person

Describe the Project / Product they will be working on:
  • IOS native app, for customer facing app in the store, also other app we built
  • Size of the Team: 6-8 ppl, report to Bill( customer experience)
  • Top 3-5 Technical Skills needed: Deep swift expert, objective C, exp with payment (processing cc, encrypting cc, apple pay), exp with peripheral (connecting phone to a printer, scanner), test automation, build automation.
  • Top 3-5 Soft Skills: Leadership, team player.
  • Skills (Education/ Certification, # years' experience): at least 3+ yrs of ios mobile development § Additional
  • Desired Skills: exp with customer facing app, retail, building app in scale. § Traits that would make a candidate not a good fit for the role: someone who won't share stories and won't show people how the work done, not delegation. § Type of background you are looking for: retail or some app that's been deployed in scale