iOS & Apple Developer


Who We Are

FreshWorks Studio is a Victoria based award winning app development firm that provides private and public sector organizations with quality web and mobile app solutions. By following agile methodology and planning principles, FreshWorks has a record of delivering exceptional software products on time and within budget. We take ideas, turn them into cutting edge designs, and guide the potential of the company's young, passionate and talented iOS/Android/Web developers to deliver superior, yet affordable, app development for start-ups, mid scale enterprises, and governments.

FreshWorks was recently awarded the title of 4th best App Developer in Canada by a technology research firm Clutch, based on market presence, portfolio, and client satisfaction. Checkout our work on our website at https://freshworks.io/work/

At FreshWorks, you will work with a team of talented problem solvers who are passionate, collaborative, fun, and extremely motivated. Our employees have worked on projects for some of the top recognized clients like BC Ferries, Used.ca, and Harbour Air. We are a family of innovators, creators, and engineers having come together from different cultures and countries and putting our heart and soul into every project we deliver. We don't ask for years of experience, because it's not about how long you have been practicing a skill, it's how well you do it!


The Job

iOS Developers are responsible for developing iOS applications, some of which are developed in tandem with Android and/or web components. Their primary responsibility is ensuring the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications is up to FreshWorks’ standards of excellence. They have a solid understanding of Swift/Objective-C with working knowledge of popular iOS libraries, like CoreLocation, MapKit, Alamofire, CoreAnimations, and push notifications.

Our iOS Developers are familiar with Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines and are comfortable with converting wireframes/designs with Interface Builder, .XIB files or creating programmatic views if necessary. They work with backend services like Firebase or custom RESTful APIs (created by our web team) and have experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning.

iOS Developers are proficient at generating certificates, creating provisioning profiles, and successfully submitting their applications to the App Store. In a company that works on both private and public contracts such as ours, they will use their knowledge of secure networking and storage to keep client data safe. They also need to know when to use encryption and other security best practices.

 

Key responsibilities

  • Analyze business problems of our clients and help formulate technology roadmap;

  • Identify and propose technology solutions viable to the client needs;

  • Collaborate with other iOS experts and address business, technical, and logical needs;

  • Generate interface designs, prototypes, data flow diagrams, and system models;

  • Create test plans, test scripts and conduct system testing;

  • Participate in IOS app development, deployment and migration;

  • Prepare technical documents and other required functional specifications;

  • Contribute to the overall company in culture building, teamwork, and positivity.

 

qualifications

  • A completed or in progress BS/MS in Computer Science or related discipline. Diploma certificates are also okay!

  • Experience with popular third party libraries such as RxSwift, Firebase, Fabric, Facebook, Kingfisher, and Alamofire

  • Writing and understanding OOP concepts and MVVM or MVC architecture

  • Experience working in an Agile environment

  • Legal working status in Canada, please note that we do not have resources to sponsor work permits


Why You Should Pick Us

  • We offer a competitive salary with extended health benefits

  • We provide flexible working hours

  • We offer opportunity for equity compensation

  • Our office is downtown Victoria, close to many amazing amenities

  • We provide opportunities for career development into leadership positions

  • We have a fun, high-caliber team that trusts you and promotes a positive culture

  • Our office has a Foosball table, Xbox and a Ping Pong table!

Please share at least one successfully deployed app on the App store with us in your application.