We’re looking for a talented Senior iOS Developer to join Made by Fire.

About Made by Fire

Made by Fire is a digital production agency focussed on building digital products for start ups, digital agencies, banks and brands. In today’s fast paced digital environment, speed is important, and that’s our sweet spot. Our flexible resourcing model allows us to take on projects immediately and our “fast fashion” rapid delivery model allows us to deliver a project in 40 – 60 days.

You’ll be leading the app development team for an innovative wearable project in the sportswear industry.

You’ll understand the relationship between code quality and velocity, and have a good visual eye as well.

We’d like you to:

Love talking to people, whether that’s the client, designers, or other developers

Be an advocate for Test Driven Development

Have at least 8 years industry experience, ideally more

Have at least 3 years working primarily on iOS applications with both Swift and Objective C

Understand common design patterns (MVC etc) and an understanding of why they’re important

Love simple, easy to read code where each method has a single responsibility

Have experience working with APIs

Have worked on developing apps with persistance device storage using CoreData or Realm.

Have used standard security patterns (Tokens, JWT) for securing app and consuming REST APIs

Have experience with Git & Github

Be used to working in a properly Agile environment

Love pair programming

Enjoy mentoring junior developers

Be pragmatic and calm

It’d be amazing if you also:

Had experience designing APIs and understand what makes a good, mobile-friendly API

Had experience leading a team of developers

Had some experience with Android development

Knew one or two server-side languages or frameworks, like Java or Ruby on Rails.

Were used to taking the lead on standups, sprint planning, and retrospectives when necessary

Were comfortable on the linux command line

Had worked in a wide range of companies from start ups to corporates

Experience working with remote teams

What you’ll get in return:

The chance to work on a genuinely game-changing product with the backing of a large company

To work with a really talented, very relaxed, and fun team

Flexible working hours

A training budget

A competitive salary 

A great working environment in modern, spacious, fun, and relaxed offices

Your birthday off

Lots of perks, from regular events to free beer on tap

Salary range £50,000 — 70,000