iOS Engineer

San Francisco, CA
Software Engineering

Magenta Labs is an early stage technology startup developing a groundbreaking product in the consumer video market. Our current team hails from Instagram, Facebook, Square, Blizzard and Apple. We're seeking an experienced iOS Engineer to help us achieve our mission.

We are looking for someone that has strong experience developing user interfaces for using the iOS SDK. You will need to be a problem-solver, exceptionally organized, a self-starter and detail oriented. If you are interested in joining a small team of talented people who are passionate about solving challenges to improve photography and videography, we look forward to hearing from you soon!

What you'll work on:

    • Work closely with our product and design teams to customize the Magenta experience for the iOS platform
    • Prototype new features
    • Strong coding abilities and experience with Objective-C and iOS SDK
    • A focus on UI design principles and making apps work intuitively
    • Contribute best-in-class programming skills to develop highly innovative, consumer-facing mobile products
    • Maintain high level performance and quality

Who we're looking for:

    • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or 4+ years in software development experience
    • 2+ years of object-oriented software development experience
    • 2+ years building iOS applications in Objective-C using the iOS SDK
    • 2+ years mobile application development experience (iOS, Android)
    • Experience in understanding large and complex code bases, including API design techniques to help keep them clean and maintainable
    • Experience with C++, video processing, OpenGL a plus
    • Experience in the following:
    • - Objective-C language and related frameworks (UIKit, AVFoundation, etc.)
    • - Multi-threading, memory management, and caching mechanisms specific to mobile devices
    • - Networking APIs and frameworks

Why you want to join us:

    • Tight knit team with alums from Instagram, Facebook, Square, Blizzard and Apple
    • Solve challenging problems
    • Medical and Dental insurance
    • Equity in an early stage startup
    • Funding support from well respected VCs
    • Regular team lunches and offsites
    • Kitchen stocked to satisfy your munchies
    • Easy access to Caltrain, Muni, and BART
    • And the best coffee, no really