Senior iOS App Developer

Senior iOS App Developer


Working alongside Gymshark’s IT team, this role requires an app developer looking to get hands on with software engineering. You will be focussing on creating and designing apps that work at scale and are maintainable. As a developer you will be helping to create Gymshark’s own mobile applications on both iOS and Android platforms. Therefore, it is desirable that you have expertise in Android and iOS app development, but it is not essential.

What you’ll be doing...

  • A hands-on software engineering role, helping to develop Gymsharks own Mobile Applications
  • Focus on creating apps that work at scale and are maintainable
  • Working in the IT team with an Agile development approach
  • Working closely with Gymsharks Mobile App manager

What you’ll need...

  • Expert in native development for Android and iOS, specifically with Java, Swift and Xcode (Desirable to have expertise in both iOS and android dev but not essential)
  • Solid understanding of watchOS (Desirable)
  • Experience integrating third-party web services (e.g. social media-based authentication, access to third-party data and a variety of types – REST, SOAP, RPC)
  • Experience of developing custom animations and transitions
  • Strong object-oriented design and development skills including knowledge of design patterns and data structure
  • In-depth experience of developing user interfaces (Auto Layout, Constraints & Size Classes)
  • Quality-led approach to development (UI/Unit Testing/infrastructure)
  • Experience of application preparation and release for Play store and iTunes
  • Strong understanding of the Apple Human Interface Guidelines for iOS
  • Exposure to Agile methodologies and lean principles in cross disciplined teams
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels of the organisation and external 3rd parties
  • Ability to accurately scope and estimate development effort
  • Knowledge of version control systems (git)
  • Excellent time management, problem solving, teamwork skills
  • 3 years+ experience
  • Examples of previously built mobile apps published on app store
What we offer
  • Opportunity to work on a high traffic, high performing ecommerce systems
  • Relaxed working environment
  • Choice of hardware
  • Choice of software
  • Close to Birmingham International train station (free shuttle bus to office from train station)
  • New Gymshark HQ Solihull Office
  • Perkbox – discounts
  • 50% off Gymshark products
  • Free Virgin active gym membership
  • High quality on-site fresh food and drinks
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Free Weekly Sports Massages
  • Free Vitality Health Insurance
  • Pension

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