We are hiring a full-time Software Engineer, a contractor role, to work in an agile team-based environment designing and developing both back-end services and polished mobile interfaces for a global audience.  This position will support and evolve our existing mobile applications, which rank #1 in pregnancy worldwide, as well as develop new native and mobile web tools for expecting and new parents.

The ideal candidate will have experience building consumer mobile applications that serve a large audience, experience working with new technologies, and the desire to build great products for expecting and new parents.

Responsibilities

  • Develop mobile applications in iOS and iOS/mobile-web hybrid platforms.
  • Collaborate with mobile team to develop back-end services that support iOS and Android mobile platforms.
  • Evolve automation in build and testing of mobile development efforts.
  • Collaborate with product and design teams to develop new products and features, gathering requirements and scoping work.

Requirements

  • 4+ years experience in software engineering
  • 1+ years experience developing iOS native applications
  • Experience building and interfacing with secure back-end services for mobile applications
  • Communications skills, agile leadership skills, pair programming
  • Desire for excellence
  • Mathematics degree, computer science degree, or equivalent experience

Qualifications

  • Experience building compelling Objective-C-based interfaces in iOS
  • Experience with or interest in Swift a plus
  • Passionate about the nuances and current trends of mobile UX
  • Experience automating testing and continuous integration for mobile applications
  • Experience with mobile monetization models (e.g., in-app purchases, subscription models)
  • Experience with agile development process