Job Details
iOS Developer
Posted: 04/22/2021
Position: Part Time
About This Job:
About the Company:
Sugar&Flour is a start-up that aims to launch and manage an upcoming website app designed to function as a marketplace where bakers and their customers can meet. While the website app is nearing its completion, Sugar&Flour is now preparing for the development of the mobile app versions of the main website which is to be the project of the successful candidate.
About this Job:
We are looking to hire a talented iOS Developer to replicate and build the iOS version of the website app. The iOS version should be high-end, bug-free, will follow app store guidelines, and will pass iOS benchmarks, our internal testing, and a UAT with select beta users.
There is a possibility of extending the contract, later on, to provide maintenance services for the app, collaborating with the rest of the development team for new application features, identifying and fixing application bottlenecks, maintaining the core code, and creating app updates.
To ensure success in your application as an iOS Developer for Sugar&Flour, you should have a strong working knowledge of iOS Frameworks, be proficient in Objective-C, and be able to work as part of a team of developers and marketing/business professionals. Bottom line, an outstanding iOS Developer for us should be able to create a functional iOS version of our website app given our 6-month timeline.
Roles & Responsibilities:
  1. Design and build advanced applications for the iOS platform.
  2. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  3. Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.
  4. Work on bug fixing and improving application performance.
  5. Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
Requirements & Qualifications:
Requirements and qualifications:
  1. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering or any equivalent subject or training.
  2. Proven working experience in software development.
  3. Working experience in iOS development.
  4. Have published one or more iOS apps in the app store.
  5. Deep familiarity with Objective-C, Swift, and Cocoa Touch.
  6. Experience working with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, Core Graphics and Core Text.
  7. Is familiar with the JS framework is a plus.
  8. Knowledge of other web technologies and UI/UX standards.
  9. Knowledge of Apple’s design principles and application interface guidelines.
  10. Is familiar and has worked with the Django rest framework before.
  11. Experience with third-party libraries and APIs.
  12. Is familiar with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services.
  13. Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning.
  14. Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle (S&F particulars).
  15. Knowledgeable and has integrated social logins before.
  16. Proficient in code versioning tools including Mercurial, Git, and SVN.
  17. Is familiar with push notifications, APIs, and cloud messaging.
  18. Has worked with chatting app before is a plus.
  19. A knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  20. Is familiar with continuous integration.
  21. Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
Other desired traits and skills:
  1. Self-motivated - can work with minimal supervision and has the initiative to provide progress reports/updates even without being asked.
  2. Good communication skills both oral and verbal.
  3. Conscious of project timelines, with good time management skills, and is able to consistently meet deadlines.
  4. Ability to multi-task.
  5. Is able to participate in design discussions, reviews, and meetings.
  6. Pro-active, high-attention to detail, professional, and time-conscious.
  7. Collaborative – integrates information across the company.
  8. A high level of integrity, confidentiality, & accountability is needed.
  9. Always willing to learn and to be mentored.
  10. Is willing to do a preliminary test with us as part of the screening process.
**Open to all Philippine-based iOS Developers.
**You may send your folio and App Store links of your previous iOS projects to ----------.
Skills Required:
Mobile Applications
iOS Level 4
Web Development
Objective C Level 4
Software Development
Swift Development Level 4
Programming & IT
Cocoa Level 4