Ref No.: 18-03922
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Position Type:Contract
Sr. iOS Developer
Toronto
Project Overview: Develop and maintain retail iOS application
Duration: 10+ Months (potential to convert to perm)

Responsibilities:
• Write Swift and Objective-C code
• Design and develop new features to meet business requirements
• Write unit tests for new features
• Create accessible UI for iPhone applications
• Fix defects on current and new features
• Identify technical debt and recommend improvements to application architecture
• Participate in code reviews with rest of the team
• Participate in story grooming and scrum ceremonies

Well versed in developing applications for either mobile devices or Digital Out of Home Installations through your domain expertise in one or more of the following focus areas:
  • iOS Development – Excellent working experience with Xcode, Instruments, Swift/Objective-C
Deep level of expertise in two or more of the following is preferred:
  • Experience integrating analytics and tracking solutions (e.g., Omniture, Google Analytics) a plus
  • Experience integrating with CMS technologies (e.g., Adobe Experience Manager, Interwoven, CloudMine) a plus
  • Experience working with backend technologies (e.g., Java, .NET, Python, Ruby, Node.js) a plus
  • Experience integrating with eCommerce frameworks (e.g., Hybris, IBM WCS, Demandware, ATG) a plus
  • Great understanding of timeline animation techniques and code animation techniques a plus
  • Experience with ORM based data storage, SQL experience a plus as well as non-relational persistence data storage
  • Experience developing interactive user interfaces utilizing HTML5 and JavaScript a plus
  • Experience with client application persistence of data using recommended platform specific technologies
  • Excellent knowledge of working with dynamic data (e.g., JSON, XML) through various interface types (e.g., REST, SOAP)
  • Experience in the performance tuning strategy of consumer applications

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
  • 5+ years of industry experience in enterprise architecture, systems integration, package implementation, and interactive design and architecture
  • Heroic get-it-done attitude; collaborates well with team members and can take ownership
  • A strong understanding of complex computer science and software engineering principles
  • Experience in graphics manipulation/optimization using Photoshop; in addition to the use of nine patch images
  • Experience leading the development and distribution of apps via enterprise channels or public app stores
  • Excellent knowledge of working with dynamic data (e.g., JSON, XML) through various interface types (e.g., REST, SOAP)
  • Experience leading the performance tuning strategy of consumer applications