Catalyst Recruitment - People + Progress

iOS Developer

Newcastle upon Tyne / Jun 12, 2017

Our client is an award-winning and market-leading North-East based digital agency, highly focussed on the importance of mobile technology, digital strategy and user experience. With an impressive portfolio of clients and strong recent growth, they are currently seeking to add an iOS developer to their team.  You will need proven mobile development experience and will carry out work on a wide range of client projects and platforms.
You will need to be a graduate in a Computer Science related discipline or have the equivalent experience. You should have strong commercial experience of delivering native iOS application solutions within a business environment. Ideally, you would also have some Xamarin iOS and ASP.NET experience. This is not essential, but you must be willing to learn Xamarin, as they deliver native iOS applications built with Objective-C, Swift and C# Xamarin.

  • Design and development of native iOS applications
  • Provide technical support for existing applications
  • Assist with customer support
  • Keep up to date with the latest technologies and trends in mobile and software development
  • Deploy mobile app builds to Testflight, Hockeyapp and Apple Store
  • Any other responsibilities as directed by your manager
 Role requirements:
  • Strong commercial native iOS application development experience using Swift and/or Objective-C
  • Experience deploying iOS apps to Apple Store and Testflight
  • Experience of fully developing solutions using XCode
  • Be willing to learn C# Xamarin
  • Working knowledge of Git
  • Good and effective communication skills
  • Solve technical problems effectively and efficiently
  • Work to given deadlines and budgets
  • Diagnose and solve software issues
  • Working knowledge of Agile SCRUM methodologies
  • Work flexibly to meet the demands of a client led business
  • Highly desirable working knowledge of:
    • Xamarin iOS
    • HockeyApp
    • Visual Studio Mobile Center

Desirable working knowledge of:

  • Team Foundation Server
  • Continuous build systems

Any knowledge of these also highly desirable:

  • Web development experience, particularly C# / ASP.NET Web Forms and MVC / Web API
  • Front-end web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Umbraco CMS
  • Sitecore
Please state your salary requirement on application

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation which is proud of its strong technical background

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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