Catalyst Recruitment - People + Progress

iOS Developer

£35,000 to £65,000 / Newcastle upon Tyne / Jan 29, 2019

Our client is a highly successful internet business with a world-wide user base several million strong. They are looking for a passionate and experienced iOS Developer to join their expanding Mobile Team of talented engineers based in their office north of Newcastle.
Your primary focus will be development of exciting new features and improving the stability of the iOS client. As part of a small company, your role will encompass the entire software development life-cycle, including requirements capture, prototyping, design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance.
Responsibilities as an iOS Developer:

  • Collaborate with a team to design and build new features for our iOS app
  • Help maintain code quality, organisation and stability
  • Improve the performance and responsiveness by refactoring older code
  • Work closely with designers to create a beautiful app
  • Work closely with external beta testers, to gather feedback and insight
 Required skills and experience:
  • Have a strong background in Objective-C and Swift
  • Have in-depth knowledge of iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, etc.
  • Be passionate about making beautiful iOS apps that are simple and easy to use
  • Be confident in your abilities to shape a platform with a huge user base
  • Have an understanding of the intricacies of iOS and its human interface guidelines
  • The ability to communicate technical concepts
  • Be self-motivated with strong organisational skills
 Advantageous to have:
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum and using issue tracking software such as JIRA
  • Familiarity with Code Review process
  • Familiarity with writing and maintaining technical documentation
  • Familiarity with unit testing and TDD as well as automated testing
Do you want to work for an award winning, successful and growing technology company? Does the idea of working with innovative tech, an awesome team with huge ambitions in a casual friendly environment appeal to you? 
The package on offer is:
  • Competitive Salary - based on experience
  • 25 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company Bonus scheme
  • Casual work environment


Please note: High levels of interest mean we will only contact you if your application is shortlisted and this will happen within five working days. You must also be eligible to work in the UK.


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