iOS Developer

Duration: 6 months with possibility of extension

Location: Chicago, IL


Requirements:

  • BS or higher in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Expert-level knowledge of Objective C
  • Experience taking start-to-finish technical ownership of features and/or applications from inception to delivery on at least one project
  • Working understanding of Agile software engineering processes and methodologies; experience collaborating in an Agile environment with minimal supervision
  • Experience with In-app purchase and Push notifications
  • Must have published iPhone and/or iPad applications on App Store
  • 3+ years of overall software development experience and 2+ years with iOS software development. Experience with Java/Android SDK a big plus.
  • Must have experience in web technologies (i.e. HTML, CSS and JavaScript) and implementation of Web Views within iOS apps.
  • Extensive hands-on experience of creating custom UI controls, designing protocols, implementing delegate interfaces, and performance optimization
  • Web Services implementation experience, and experience consuming web services in mobile apps

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be able to work closely with a tight knit group of developers.
  • Work using agile methodologies.
  • Collaborate and work creatively with the UX and UI team.
  • Be able to manage risks and deliver quality software on schedule.
  • Produce high quality, maintainable and scalable software.
  • Analyze requirements, collaborate with architect and leads to produce thoughtful software designs.
  • Maintain coding standards and participate in peer code reviews.
  • Ensure architectural principals and standards are maintained across your code and project lifecycles
  • Participate in technical assessment, scoping and management of changes to the code-based on new business requirements, product enhancements and other change requests
  • Collaborates and works closely with other technical leads and domain experts, such as Infrastructure, Database, Middleware, and Front End (App/ Web) as the team develops features and platform enhancements
  • Capable of leading and contributing to technical discussions
  • Stays current on modern technologies and innovations which can further enhance and improve the commercial success of the connectivity solution.