Job Title:
Lead iOS Engineer

Digit88 is a niche product engineering consulting company based out of Bangalore with experience of establishing and managing offshore development centers for US start-ups and MNCs over the last 6+ years. The founding team has 50+ years of product engineering and services experience out of India, China and the US.

The Opportunity:

Research says - Of the 1.8 million jobs AI will get rid of, the emerging field will create 2.3 million by 2021, according to a recent report from Gartner. We'll continue to see job growth in anything AI-related for the next five to 10 years. Want to break into a career in the field? Well.. this could be your chance to make the most of the opportunity.

We @Digit88 are building a next-generation AI/NLP/Chatbots based customer engagement platform with our US(Bay area/NYC) based NLP/Chatbot platform development partner.

Our Mission:

Make life easier by transforming how people communicate with brands.

Our Product:

World's No.1 AI based messaging platform that makes it easy for consumers to buy products and get answers to their questions

Our Hunt:

We are looking for an iOS Lead Engineer to work closely with our partners in the USA to work on a cutting-edge app that is being used by millions of consumers. Prior Customer Engineering Experience is a big plus - understanding customer need, building features that meet that need and not just mere application development .

What you’ll do:

  • Work collaboratively in a cross-functional team (PM, UX, engineering, science) team to transform user stories into prototypes & production code
  • You will take on the role of technical expert and team mentor
  • You will also be working as a hands-on Software Engineer in an agile environment
  • Write clear, maintainable code that will scale across a number of projects and distributed development teams
  • Drive best engineering practices within and beyond your team
  • Identify & eliminate performance and scale issues that ripple from front-end to back-end

Your experience so far:

  • 6-8 years of experience building complex iOS Applications
  • Have written readable and maintainable Swift and Obj-C/ C++ code
  • You have solid consumer facing, enterprise or big brand app development experience and ideally one or two personal projects or significant open source contributions
  • In depth knowledge and understanding of client-side architecture and experience building large scale web applications
  • Have created related custom SDK/frameworks
  • Have been designing APIs and working with RESTful, Websocket, SSE and long polling
  • Well versed with multithreading programming and Core Data
  • Well versed with MVC/MVVM
  • Proficient with Git & JIRA

Who you are:

  • You challenge yourself to think deeply about software architectural choices
  • You know how to write readable and maintainable Swift and Obj-C, and are willing to follow already defined coding guidelines and workflows
  • You enjoy working as a hands-on Software Engineer in an agile environment
  • You have a deep understanding of the product and business goals which you can translate into technology

You grab bonus points if you have:

  • Customer Engineering Experience:understanding customer need, building features that meet that need
  • Experience of server side development
  • Experience with SwiftUI/ Combine

Benefits of working @ Digit88:

  • Comprehensive health and accident insurance
  • Attractive pay package
  • Bonus/Revenue share opportunities
  • Creative, flexible and rewarding work environment
  • Opportunity to work with a founding team of serial entrepreneurs with multiple successful exits to their credit.

The learning will be immense just as will the challenges!

Apply now

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Job Location
Bengaluru, India
Employment Type
Full Time

6+ years

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