Senior iOS Developer

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    £0.00 - £70000 per annum

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    Oliver Hurved

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    10 months ago

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Job Title: Senior iOS Developer

Location: Manchester

£45,000 - £65,941

What to expect:

The iOS Development Team are part of the Connected Technologies and Apps team who are responsible for the development and maintenance of iOS apps that interface to our vehicles directly and indirectly. In both cases, the goal is to bring compelling user experiences into the vehicle that leverage the computing power of the mobile device. In your role, you'll interpret UI/UX designs that encompass both handheld and in-vehicle designs and develop the code that allows these designs and experiences to be realised.

Using your expertise and insights, you'll create and perform unit tests of delivered code as well as perform integration tests within our vehicles and work on bug fixing and improving application performance. Collaborative working with the Agile Scrum team will allow you to contribute to sprint planning, sprint reviews and sprint retrospectives. You'll use source control to manage software versioning and peer reviews.

You will also support external partners in their development of apps to run on our platforms and create software tools that can be used by external development partners to aid in their development of apps for our connected car platforms. We will provide an open environment to explore ideas and collaborate. A safe place to fail and find your edge to challenge the norm and lead the way for a better tomorrow for our people, the customer and the business.

What you'll need

In order to be successfull in this role, you'll have strong iOS development experience, with demonstrable or published apps and a deep familiarity with Swift, REStful API's, Objective-C, Cocoa Touch and Cocoa Pods. Experience working with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, Core Graphics and Core Text will also be beneficial. An understanding of Apple CarPlay, and experience with RxSwift and ReactiveCocoa.

You'll be required to implement given UI/UX designs using either Swift or Objective C using OOD methodologies . Experience with third-party libraries/analytics and API's usage as well as use as Swift, Apple WatchOS, Continuous Integration is relevant. You will also have some experience in App provisioning, rich UI development, HTTP, JSON, XML, SSL security, sockets, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi as well as App Localisation/Internationalisation, BDD, TDD and Dependency Injection.

It is desirable but not essential for you to have some leadership experience, as well as being able to establish and promote design guidelines, best practice and standards whilst contributing to the Agile Development Team through sprint planning, reviews and retrospectives.

So why us?

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you'll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

  • Flexible Working arrangements
  • Bonus (Individual Performance Payment)
  • Yearly pay review
  • Privilege Discount Scheme - up to 20% discount on our vehicles for employee and family
  • 26 days holiday + 8 days statutory
  • Occupational Health services
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Employee Discount offers for family and leisure activities