Junior iOS Developer

London
iOS – iOS /
Full Time /
Hybrid
At Moneybox, we’re helping people turn their money into something greater. We launched our award-winning app back in 2016, and made waves with our now famous round-ups feature, which helped thousands of people start investing with just their spare change. Fast forward to today, and we’ve brought saving, investing, home-buying, and retirement services together into one simple app. So people can reach their goals and build wealth with confidence, whatever their starting point. With a range of free tools, educational content, and award-winning customer support, we’re already helping hundreds of thousands of people all across the UK.

What you'll do

    • The position will be responsible for supporting the Lead iOS Developer to work on the iOS application. You will help to create a reliable application that makes investing simple and enjoyable for users. You will be involved in the whole life cycle from suggesting new features to releasing the application:
    • Design and build applications for the iOS platform
    • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
    • Collaborate with the wider team to define, design, and ship new features
    • Identify and fix bottlenecks and bugs
    • Help maintain code quality and organisation

Who you are

    • Someone who is excited about making an application you would use personally that helps make saving and investing easier and more accessible.
    • Thrives in a fast-paced startup environment.
    • Interested in all areas of the business and enjoys hearing about what other team members are working on.
    • Genuine interest in financial technology.
    • Constantly looking to improve all areas that you can affect.
    • Excited about learning and experiencing new ways of thinking.

Experience and skills - essential

    • Hands on experience developing iOS apps (personal projects or through studies)
    • Experience with Swift 5 and iOS frameworks, can produce clear and tidy source code which is easy to understand and follows familiar design patterns.
    • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services.
    • Experience of developing user interfaces with auto-layout.
    • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architecture, trends, and emerging technologies.

Experience and skills - desirable

    • At least 1 year of professional experience building iOS applications collaborating with Product Managers, Designers, and other Software engineers.
    • Experience with modern design patterns such as MVP, MVVM, VIPER etc.
    • Applied knowledge of design patterns and SOLID principles.
    • Computer science or related degree.
    • Proficient understanding of Git.
    • Familiarity with continuous integration.
    • Familiarity with unit testing.
    • Applied knowledge of software engineering best practices and software development methodologies. e.g. Scrum.
    • At least one app in the App store.

Working policy

    • Visa Sponsorship:
    • At this time we cannot offer visa sponsorship for this role and we cannot consider overseas applications.

    • Working Policy:
    • We have a hybrid policy that includes 2 days from our London office and 3 from home. If the role states it is either hybrid or remote candidates must be based within the UK.
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