(Senior) iOS Developer
eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.
About the business:
Every month Marktplaats handles over 8 million unique visitors and 350.000 new advertisements each day making Marktplaats the largest online trading platform in the Netherlands. Consumer and professional sellers offer a large and varied assortment of used and new products. But we want to go even further - we are constantly changing our platform to deliver the experience our customers love. We are a mix of Dutch and Silicon Valley cultures; like both, we are an international team of passionate people who share a common interest in solving problems using software and data. We invite you to join us!
We are currently looking for a Senior iOS developer. This is a big responsibility; you will work on high-availability servers, improve customer experience through innovation, impact revenues and advance our team and technologies. In turn, we will work with you to grow your career in Marktplaats and eBay.
Your responsibilities will include:
Build a Marktplaats iOS native app which customers love
Write unit tests which verify the app in a Continuous Deployment process
Be a key team member in development and design of new projects
Coach junior and medior developers (guide them through architecture and procedures, be a mentor helping with skills development)
Think with your colleagues about architecture decisions and help work them out
Help to continuously improve development work in all areas (coding, processes, tools, testing, etc.)
Be a technical sparring partner for the organisation to help the business build efficient and effective requirements
Work with your international counterparts across the worldwide eBay Classifieds Group
You should be a specialist in software engineering and have good knowledge of what it means to work with large and/or distributed systems. The person we are looking for has an experience of 6+ years of full-time employment and at least three years Objective C or Swift development. We also believe that to be a well-rounded developer, you need experience with more than just one programming language. Furthermore, we need someone who lives and breathes Agile development, can focus on delivering, and wants to take a leading role in improving how we work.
What we expect from you:
iOS native app development using Objective C and Swift
Experience of using Rest APIs
Affinity for e-Commerce
Building phenomenal products
Preferably you have a degree in Computer Sciences or comparable topic.
Background checks are part of the hiring process.
Acquisition is not appreciated.
What you can expect from us:
A collaborative, informal, international work environment with self-organised teams
The opportunity to work on one of the most used and well-loved apps in the Netherlands
Ability to join and participate in multiple internal interest groups in Marktplaats and across eBay Classifieds Group in trending topics like DevOps, Data engineering, mobile development, and others
Continuous Deployment through multiple environments to get rapid feedback about your work
Be part of a highly interactive Agile team (Kanban, Lean Startup, Lean Software, ScrumBan, XP)
Participate in Pair Programming
Practice Test Driven Development
A focus on Continuous Improvement in everything we do
Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.
We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Marktplaats is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/
People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.
We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.
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