iOS Mobile Engineer

Hong Kong
Engineering
Full-time

We're looking for a talented iOS Engineer to help build an application that transforms how millions of people discover and collect inspiration everyday. You should have experience building beautiful high-performance applications independently.

As a member of the 9GAG engineer team you will have the opportunity to tackle the technical challenges of truly big scale products. The successful candidates must consistently deliver high quality applications, understand the Internet / Mobile trend, have good communications skills and problem-solving skills. You would enjoy the excitement working in a fast-paced start-up environment.

Building 9GAG’s reusable mobile infrastructure is an enormous challenge. You’ll have to balance the need to move fast today while continuing to build for tomorrow. You understand the trade-offs between different open source technologies and aren’t afraid to build it yourself if needed.

Responsibilities

    • Working closely with the product team and implement new features from scratch.Writing clean, maintainable code while rapidly iterating and shipping
    • Finding simple and elegant ways to solve problems.
    • Improving our apps to make the world happier!

Requirements

    • A friendly, approachable and hardworking attitude.
    • 2+ years developing native iOS applications
    • Eager to work in a fast paced startup environment and ship products that are as beautifully built as they are designed
    • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
    • Eager to learn new technologies and find new ways to solve problem
    • Friendly, approachable and hardworking attitude
    • Passion for delivering great user experience

Desired

    • Contributions to open source projects
    • Knowledge of the iOS SDK performance tools and optimization techniques
    • Active user of 9GAG

Found in 2008, 9GAG's mission is to make the world happier.

9GAG’s global headquarter is in Hong Kong. We are backed by: Freestyle Capital, True Ventures, First Round Capital, Greycroft Partners, 500 Startups, Y Combinator and other prestigious angel investors in the United States.

At 9GAG, we value H2O: Humbleness to embrace the better ideas of others, Hustle to go all-in to achieve the goal at hand, Openness to welcome differences and possibilities. We believe a great workplace combines great colleagues and hard problems.

We are hungry for high performance people who share our values to join us to make big global impact.