iOS Developer (London-based ONLY)

iOS Developer (London-based ONLY)


Job Description

Role Title: iOS Developer
Reports To: CTO
Division: Technology
Department: Development
Date: May 2013
Location: London, United Kingdom

Core Purposes

We are a new startup planning to build the state of the art consumer based investment product for US and Europe. We are looking for a self-motivated, well-disciplined iOS developer. The individual must be experienced developing in Objective-C, able to solve complex problems, and be prepared to work with innovative technologies. The candidate must also be versed in UI design and optimization using wireframes, Photoshop, or other mock- up tools. Be ready to share your best apps and enlighten us as to how you wrote them. This is a 3-6 month contract position that may roll into a full time position.

Required Skills and Knowledge
* Objective-C
* Good understanding of HMTL/CSS
* Good understanding of JSON/XML
* Object Oriented Programming
* Excellent debugging skills
* Good 2D/3D development skills
* Understanding performance and how to improve the user experience

Relevant Qualifications
* Either a proven aptitude for software development or a degree in computer science (or another numerate discipline)
* Background in AI and Machine Learning is a plus

Required Skills and Knowledge
* High levels of self – motivation, attention to details and consumer focused.

Required Competencies
* Excellent debugging skills
* Excellent communication skills
* Familiar with Agile (Scrum) development
* Passionate about User Experience
* Excellent attention to details
* Relentless on quality
* Ability to bring ideas to implementation

Required Experience
* Designed and implemented iOS application for iPhone or iPad
* Over 5 years of software development experience
* Experienced defensive programmer
* Disciplined in best software development practices (TDD, XP, CI)
* Familiar and experienced developing with agile methodologies
* Experienced with Amazon Cloud solutions

Skills: json, debugging, agile