Software Engineer - iOS

SafetyCulture

Townsville, AU
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 01/21/2021
  • Website: safetyculture.com
  • Company Address: 2 Lacey St, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, AU

About SafetyCulture

SafetyCulture is a customer and product-driven company with an ambitious mission: empower front line workers to drive operational excellence and take ownership of their safety and wellbeing. The company started in Townsville, our HQ is in Sydney, and we have offices in Kansas City, Manchester and Manila.

Job Description

At SafetyCulture, we’re solving problems that fundamentally change the way people work. Recently valued at AU$1.3Bn, we’re expanding into sensors/IoT and telematics and evolving into a communication and collaboration platform. With an ambitious goal to have 100 million workers using our products every day, we’re facing interesting technical challenges and looking for talented people to join our team.
 
The tech stack
 
We use a modern technology stack including Swift/Kotlin/C++ (mobile); TypeScript/React.js (front end); Go/node.js (back end); AWS/Kafka/Kubernetes (infrastructure) 
 
The role
 
As an iOS Software Engineer, you’ll ensure we’re providing the best mobile experience for our customers. You’ll provide strong technical knowledge and insight into iOS development, while sharing your expertise to coach and mentor others. You’ll own delivery of practical solutions to solve real-world problems for customers, with the knowledge that what you build has an immediate positive impact.
 
You’ll face exciting technical challenges as we scale, and be an integral part of the engineering team. You’ll be part of a high-performing team that takes ownership of what they build, and are trusted to build and run a system that serves hundreds of thousands of users while transforming it into a system that will serve millions of users in the near future. We empower engineers to learn new skills and use technology to solve customer problems, including initiatives in streaming video, IoT, machine learning, and event-driven architecture.
 
How you can have an impact
 
Be recognised as an expert in relevant technologies to the role, and have influence over the direction of the team and function. Improve others’ ability to deliver great work and drive initiatives focused on release-safety, repeatability, and improving the way we do things. Mentor colleagues, actively engage in building a culture of candid feedback, and help the engineering teams give and receive constructive feedback. We encourage involvement in the iOS community, open source work, attending talks and events, and experimenting with new mobile technologies.
 
The teams
 
In Townsville we have teams building and releasing new features as part of our SaaS platform, working on extending the functionality and longer term strategic bets, including video communication, analytics, and IoT. Each team has a co-located manager, product manager, designer, direct access to customers, and support from specialists in quality, SRE and specific technologies. Check out some of the things we’ve been doing in our blog.
 
The location
 
This position is based in our Townsville office. Townsville is a coastal city in North Queensland, Australia. Offering upwards of 270 days of sunshine a year, Townsville's climate is warm in summer and mild in winter with glorious blue skies. If you are seeking affordable housing, minimal traffic, a family friendly or outdoors lifestyle, Townsville is the perfect place to call home. The city is a great place for sports, from water sports to cycling, rock climbing, hiking and team sports of all kinds. Magnetic Island is also a short ferry ride from the city, offering beautiful beaches and a relaxed vibe for the perfect weekend getaway.
 
The Townsville office in the CBD is a fully renovated warehouse with soaring ceilings up to seven metres high. We have spacious desk arrangements, high speed fibre internet, a new kitchen filled with food and even a half basketball court for an afternoon shoot around.
 
If you are seeking the professional challenge and personal learning opportunity that a growing SaaS business can offer but want to enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle or be home every afternoon to see your children, SafetyCulture's Townsville office is the perfect location.
 
For applicants in Australia
 
To make the move to Townsville as smooth as possible, SafetyCulture offers relocation assistance for you and your immediate family.

Essential

    • Strong iOS development background and experience with Swift
    • Passion for native mobile development and the iOS ecosystem
    • Solid experience building complex custom UI and knowledge of concurrency and multi-threading
    • Demonstrated focus on quality and ability to use automated testing methodologies
    • Understanding of REST, HTTP and efficient networking on iOS
    • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, prioritisation and communication skills to help shape our technical direction and deliver a fast, secure and insanely usable app
    • Able to demonstrate SafetyCulture values (Think Customer, Open Honest Always, Better as a Team, Be Bold Bring Action)

Desirable

    • C++ experience (we use a C++ shared library for our mobile clients)
    • Experience with Adaptive Layout and reactive functional programming concepts
    • Understanding all aspects of the customer experience in a mobile application, including UX, performance, networking, usage data, and crash reporting
    • Building SaaS or cloud services at scale
    • Experience with video capture, playback and streaming

Benefits

    • Equity with high growth potential, and a competitive salary
    • Delicious lunch provided every day, plus unlimited snacks
    • Two ping-pong tables, a basketball half court and a pet-friendly office
    • Fun and quirky celebrations, including the annual ShipIt global offsite 
    • Great location in sunny Townsville
To all recruitment agencies: we do not accept resumes or partnership opportunities. Please do not forward resumes to SafetyCulture or any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees associated with unsolicited resumes.

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