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(Senior) iOS Engineer (m/f/x)

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life!

XING provides advice and support to its more than 16 million members during the upheaval processes in the world of work. In an environment marked by a shortage of skilled workers, digitalization, and changes in values, XING helps its members achieve as harmonious a work/life balance as possible: For a better working life.

(Senior) iOS Engineer (m/f/x)

The Social Interactions team is building applications to enable our users to interact with our products. Sharing jobs, companies, events and articles with your contacts, liking them and joining discussions on them with a state of the art commenting system. Join us building central services that scale.

A challenging task

  • You will work in a cross-functional, professional, distributed team of backend, React/iOS/Android/QA engineers, designers and product owners in a highly dynamic and agile development environment.
  • You will be part of the overall XING community of iOS developers, sharing best practices, knowledge, and code to the main XING application.
  • You will be working with your fellow backend engineers to shape the APIs, design GraphQL schemas when needed.
  • You will be contributing to the XING design system components.

A convincing background

  • You have a test-driven development mindset, and strive for building testable, predictable and simple code.
  • You have experience in Swift and ObjectiveC and have been building iOS applications.
  • Ideally, you have been applying important aspects of functional programming concepts (immutability, higher order functions, to name a few) in your daily practices or are curious about learning those.
  • You are comfortable working in distributed team setups.
  • You are into agile methodologies and enjoy working in teams with a focus on sharing knowledge.
  • You are a team player in a feedback appreciated environment; you know your qualities, share them with your team and are happy to further develop yourself.
  • You have a positive mindset and the people skills to work with fellow engineers as well as other stakeholders from other disciplines.
  • You get things done, have a positive mindset, and are known as a motivated team player with good communication skills in English.
  • You have a good sense of humor, an unpretentiousness and humbleness towards other people.
  • You are culturally open – XING employees come from more than 30 different countries that bring their collective experiences and culture to work every day. We value each and every person for who they are.
  • It is nice to have, if you have published your own app, contributed to an open source project, spoke at a conference and/or published blog posts. If so, please include those in your application.

An inspiring environment

Training, conferences and many opportunities to learn, experiment and grow, a great, multicultural and diverse environment, regular innovation weeks, flexible working hours and some days “work from home”, restaurant tickets, fresh fruit, coffee, snacks and much more, English/ German lessons, a mobile device of your choice as well for private use (iPhone, iPad, Android…), extended holidays, competitive salary and a permanent contract, large, highly distributed platform with over 14 million users, a variety of technologies and languages: Ruby on Rails, Elixir, Go, Scala, Elasticsearch, GraphQL, Java, ReactJS, Cassandra, Hadoop, MySQL, Swift, Kotlin…

 

 

If you have any questions please let us know!

Jovana Vranic

Sounds good to you? We're looking forward to hearing from you!