Proven experience in commercial development of mobile applications on the iOS platform and strong knowledge of Swift
Strong grasp of object-oriented software development and tiered design.
An ability to deliver solutions with iOS UI/UX principles in mind.
Quality-led approach to development (UI/Unit Testing).
Experience with CI/CD tools and practices and a DevOps mindset.
Experience with mobile development issues related to performance optimisation, caching, security and native components/SDK's.
Excellent communication skills contextually tailored to various levels of the organisation including external parties.
As a Senior/Lead iOS Engineer you will join the iOS team of NewsUK Wireless in Sofia and you will work alongside our engineers, product owners and stakeholders based in London and Sofia to lead and steer the technical conversations and ensure that what we build is best in class and fit for purpose. Working with the Head of Engineering, you’ll be responsible for the technical strategy and the tactical implementation, as well as helping with hiring, growing and running the team.
You’ll be involved with leading technical direction for our iOS products as well as day to day coding standards and best practices.
You’ll be a mentor to your peers and team members, a source of technical expertise and will participate in strategic conversations with the rest of engineering and the business.
You’ll feel comfortable presenting to internal teams as well as external Meetups and the like, representing the engineering work at News UK.