Senior/Lead iOS Engineer/Contractor

Senior level • Contract • Remote in Romania

Job Summary

Our partner works on one of the most appreciated interactive News Apps available on the App Store (rating of 4.9 out of 5).

They offer a customized stream of bite-sized, shareable stories with real-time recommendations that get better as people use it: everything happening in the world and trending on the web – from sports to celebrities, in the Times and on Twitter. No sign-ups, no social graph, and no access to users online activity necessary.

They are now looking for a Senior/Lead iOS Engineer to join their team. This person will have a lot of ownership and need to be able to do advanced work very quickly and independently.


  • Take ownership for developing a performant mobile app that pushes the limits of what’s possible on iOS
  • Collaborate closely with engineering and design teams to build a next-generation user experience centered around streaming video
  • Develop complex animations and transitions
  • Evaluate technical tradeoffs
  • Move fast while maintaining highly performant, production-quality code
  • Help recruit and mentor a world-class mobile engineering team


  • 5+ years of experience developing mobile applications on iOS
  • BS/BA degree in a technical field, such as Computer Science (or equivalent years of relevant experience)
  • Strong CS fundamentals, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Expertise in Swift, and preferably in Objective-C as well
  • Mastery of the iOS SDK and deep knowledge of native iOS frameworks
  • Appreciation for pixel-perfect design and the ability to implement it
  • Strong desire to collaborate across engineering and design teams
  • A passion for cutting-edge mobile experiences

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