iOS Engineer

Los Angeles
Engineering
Full-time
About Rival
Rival is on a mission to transform the $200B live events industry by empowering fans, teams and artists with a modern, authentic and trustworthy commerce experience. Live event ticketing is an industry that hasn’t been meaningfully disrupted in 30 years. It’s fragmented, reliant on legacy systems, susceptible to fraud and lacking in basic security. To build a universal platform, Rival is tackling unique set of problems and we're looking for fearless problems solvers to help us achieve our mission and inspire the fan in everyone.  

The Opportunity:
We are looking for experienced iOS Engineers at all levels who love what they do and have experience in multiple facets of mobile development. We are building an ambitious technology platform in a highly collaborative environment where engineers, product managers, and designers work closely together. You will help define our mobile strategy in collaboration with product managers, UX and the Android team and architect the foundation for our iOS application. You will be reporting to our Lead Android Engineer.

Responsibilities
Support existing iOS clients and frameworks
Drive new projects & features, from early planning to release that involve working with multiple teams
Helping to maintain and grow Rival’s iOS standards and practices, always striving to keep up with the latest and greatest
Be involved in the QA, release, and stabilization processes

Requirements
Experience building App(s) published on the App Store preferably with thousands of downloads or hundreds of reviews
Proficiency in Swift (we are open to individuals with Objective-C experience as well)
Experience with automated testing
A talent for debugging and a practical knowledge of Instruments
Experience designing RESTful APIs specifically optimized for mobile clients
Experience using iTunes Connect, Testflight, and other common tools
Experience with Apple's accessibility frameworks

Preferred Qualifications
Experience working on challenging problems ranging from responsive user interfaces to large scale data sync and storage
Actively demonstrates a strong product focus and an eye for design
Bonus points if you have experience with Cocoapods as a Dependency Manager; building SDKs for use within other iOS apps; encryption (RSA/AES) and hashing
Super bonus points if you have experience with video or image capture and processing via the likes of AVFoundation

Our Team
We are a team of passionate and talented engineers, product managers, designers and operators who have come together to build something the right way from the ground up.

You’re one of us if you:
- Eat complexity for breakfast
- Get inspired by iconic consumer experiences that your friends and family care about
- Intellectually curious and quietly confident; we have big brains, not big egos
- Have a voracious appetite for learning, growing and pushing yourself to the next level
- Inclusive, collaborative and team-first contributor
- Lead with an open heart and mind, and generate joy for others around you

Life @ Rival
Rival respects your whole life. Whether you’ve got kids or you’re a dog parent or you direct musicals (yes we do all that), we know there’s more to you than work. Here are some of the ways we support our squad:
- Medical, Dental & Vision benefits with generous employer contribution
- 401k
- Dog-friendly office in sunny Playa Vista
- Fully subsidized lunch and dinner
- Friendly and focused work environment

#FortifyOurSquad
Rival is a proud equal employment opportunity employer. We welcome everyone regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetics, and we are dedicated to providing an inclusive, open, and dimensional work environment.