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Senior iOS Engineer
Couchsurfing is looking for a senior iOS Engineer to join their existing team as they rebuild the company’s native mobile experience.
You’ll have the opportunity to work closely with design and product to create a new app optimized for iOS 7; contribute directly to team organization and development processes; trade ideas and mobile development challenges with fantastic Android peers and collaborate directly with the developers creating a mobile-specific API for the product to consume.
Experience / skills we’re interested in
- Significant professional iOS experience (3+ years)
- A love of debugging and practical knowledge of Instruments
- Strong product focus and an eye for design
- Passion for clean code and quality development practices
- Experience with a Continuous Integration system for iOS
- Code published to the App Store, either individually or as part of a team
- Experience designing RESTful web services specifically optimized for mobile clients
- Sense of humor and a passion for travel
Social Environment and Perks
- Group lunch & dinners from our own private chef
- A company-funded Couchsurfing trip somewhere in the world
- Ping-pong tournaments
- Dog friendly office space
This position is located at Couchsurfing HQ in San Francisco, California.
Couchsurfing changes peoples’ lives. Hearing the stories of Couchsurfers whose lives have been transformed by travel is the greatest reward for doing what we do. Join us and every day thousands of people from every country in the world will meet in person as a direct result of your work.
Couchsurfing was founded in 2004 by a small group of travel and cultural exchange enthusiasts determined to change the world by providing greater access to the kinds of meaningful travel experiences that depend on connecting with people. It grew rapidly and converted to a mission driven for profit corporation in 2011. Couchsurfing is the world’s premier social travel platform, with over 7 million members in every country in the world. Couchsurfing is backed by Benchmark, Menlo Ventures, General Catalyst and the Omidyar Network.
We are a small, nimble and hyper-focused team working to build the next generation of this powerful service, with a strong focus on mobile. If you enjoy working on a product that’s easy to love for an extremely passionate member community, you’d like it here.
Health InsuranceFull coverage for medical, dental & vision insurance.
Time to CouchsurfTake time to Couchsurf – we’ll even pay you to do it.
Competitive SalariesCompetitive salaries and equity packages.
We’ll Feed YouHealthy lunch, dinner and snacks.
Stay in ShapeDiscounted gym memberships.
The Latest TechnologyComputers with the Internet!