iOS Engineer - Los Angeles based Mobile Media and Tech company

Gatineau, Quebec /
Engineering /
Full-time
Maple Media is an innovative mobile media and technology company that acquires and operates category-leading apps that entertain, empower productivity, and enrich everyday life. We’re proud to boast a diverse portfolio of highly-rated, super-popular apps, (seriously—check out our ratings in the App Store & Google Play), which includes Editor’s Choice apps & games like Pic Stitch, Player FM, Dialog, SwiftScan, Stocks+, We Heart It, WeekCal & more. 

Founded in 2017 by industry veterans from Google and Jam City and based in Los Angeles and Quebec, Maple Media is no run-of-the-mill startup. We’re backed by a $30M investment from Shamrock Capital, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm with a rich history of investing in media, entertainment, and communications. With our resources and ambitious, collaborative team, we are positioned for incredible growth and opportunity. 
We offer highly competitive compensation packages, full benefits, unlimited PTO, flexible hours for better work/life balance, amazing colleagues, and an opportunity to shape our future—and yours.


The Role:

Maple Media is seeking a talented iOS engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is comfortable with Objective C and Swift. 

In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to lead iOS development on many of our top-ranked apps and games on the App Store that reach more than 2M+ DAU and 40M MAU. Check out many of our apps at maplemedia.io.  

At Maple Media, you’ll work closely with our product, design, QA teams, and other engineers to meaningfully advance our existing products, including new apps that we acquire. You should be someone who is excited by the challenge of jumping into new codebases often, has a startup mindset, is always looking for new things to learn and takes pride in the products you build.

This role is based in our growing game and app development studio in Gatineau, Quebec.

Responsibilities:
Translate designs and wireframes into high quality, readable, and reliable code for both current and future Maple Media iOS apps
Work on multiple apps, implementing various features and upgrades integrated various technologies including ad tech, analytics, notifications, debug tools, etc
Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources
Conduct necessary tests before each release, continuously look for big and small ways to improve and optimize identity, leverage, and successfully evangelize opportunities to improve engineering productivity across the team and in building our internal tools & platform
Work with our support and services teams to fix bugs, update documentation, develop custom SDK features, and troubleshoot challenging engineering problems
Perform code reviews for new apps and games we are considering acquiring

Desired Skills & Experience:
BS degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent years of relevant work experience)
5+ years experience in iOS development on a production app or game with a 10K+ DAU and meaningful annual revenues
Strong programming experience in Objective-C and Swift
Familiarity with 3rd party iOS SDKs (Ad tech, analytics) and open source libraries for common tasks, including cloud messaging/push notifications
Strong knowledge of iOS SDKs, working across different versions of iOS, developing across iPhone and iPad screen sizes and Apple’s Human Interface Guidelines
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
https://maplemedia.io/