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Senior iOS Mobile App Developer

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum


Company Introduction

Swipe & Tap is a mobile app development company based in Leicester. We specialise in creating bespoke mobile applications to help business improve productivity and to save time and money.

Our mission is to create beautiful software for mobile and web, which is simple to use and helps businesses become more effective, utilising technology.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior iOS App Developer to join our growing team who has excellent experience in mobile app development.

As the Senior iOS Developer, you will help with the design and development of iOS Apps, and mentoring Junior developers on various projects including company products to ensure projects are made to a high standard and delivered on budget and on time.

Our core business works on delivering mobile apps for our clients, along with working on our own products.

The role will require you to work from our Leicester office.

Responsibilities

  • Design and develop applications to a high standard for iOS.
  • Writing high-quality, highly testable code.
  • Working collaboratively with Project Managers and other developers to define and plan upcoming work.
  • Reviewing code, and engage in architectural discussions.
  • Mentoring junior developers where required.
  • Assisting with the deployment of code to multiple targets. 
  • Continuously discover, evaluate and implement new technologies to maximise development efficiency. 
  • Look for ways to automate common tasks to help free up time. 
  • Sharing knowledge and seeing out opportunities to learn other parts of the software stack. 
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure the client’s requirements are met.
  • Contribute to project planning and estimates
  • Monitor progress of work items, and take appropriate action to stay on schedule.
  • Help support client AdHoc Support requests
  • Help maintain code quality with other team members.
  • Attend meetings with clients as and when required.
  • Maintain and develop in-house projects as needs are identified.

Key Skills

  • Solid experience in developing for iOS using Swift / Objective-C
  • A good understanding of Restful APIs
  • Experience using Agile methodologies.
  • Full understanding of good development techniques (Clean Code, TDD, Refactoring techniques) and able to demonstrate this understanding.
  • Implementing common iOS software design patterns
  • Experience of working with CocoaPods
  • Understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
  • Self-motivated and ability to make decisions
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Working in a team
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Experience in Code Review & Mentoring and leadership.
  • A keen passion for software development and the ability to map out an idea to a full project spec. 

About You

  • Self-motivated and able to achieve deadlines and work independently
  • Problem-solving with a desire to continue to develop technology skills
  • Good communication skills and team working capability
  • Positive and logical approach together with a willingness to learn.
  • Attention to detail and a passion for quality.
  • The desire to create the best apps possible!

Perks & Benefits

Birthday

A day off on your birthday.

Training Budget

Annual training budget to help develop you further.

Coffee

Unlimited Coffee

Spotify Premium

Annual free membership to Spotify Premium.

Eye Care Vouchers

Annual eye test vouchers.

Headphones Voucher

£30 towards headphones of your choice.

Company Pension

Enrollment in our company pension scheme.

Perkbox Benefits

Access to employee benefits and rewards via Perkbox.