This job ad goes out to all the visionaries
who want to find a purpose in what they are doing and take
accountability. With Blinkist we’ve created a meaningful product: our
blinks, key insight summaries of the world’s best nonfiction, help more
than one million people all over the world to learn more, each and every
day. And the app is growing fast. We have been featured by the iTunes
and Google Play Store numerous times. To keep this drive, we are working
with the latest tech and tools:In order to develop our iOS-App further
and help Blinkist grow, we need you to join us.
As Senior iOS-Developer at Blinkist you will:
Take responsibility in driving the blinkist iOS app from day 1
Work closely together with the other mobile engineers, product management and design
Help developing product concepts distinguished for clean and consistent user experience
Assure a high quality and robust code base, working with code reviews and unit tests
Provide second level support to our customers
To do this, we believe you should have:
Professional iOS-specific development experience (> 2 years)
Experience with shipping consumer facing apps
A deep understanding of Objective-c or even better: Swift
The drive to learn fast and share your knowledge, to help increasing the team’s effectiveness with each sprint.
Worked in cross-functional teams with Kanban or Scrum as a big plus
At our Berlin HQ we offer a fantastic workplace including all the benefits you’d expect – from a personalized perk system to free drinks, fresh fruit, and furious foosball fights, plus an awesome, smart bunch of coworkers. Uniting us as a team, we foster a unique company culture championing self-empowerment, transparency, direct communication, personal development, and mutual support. We got rid of classical management hierarchies and instead distributed authority among all colleagues. So, we strongly believe in the advantages of self-organization and autonomous working: not only do we want you to grow into the iOS-Developer role, but we want this role to grow with you, too. Add a competitive salary and a meaningful product on the rise, and you have a first impression of why Blinkist is a great place to work.
If we’ve captured your interest, apply now and let us know why you are the perfect fit for the job! To do so please also point us to a github project of yours that you are really proud of or attach the code to your application.