This job ad goes out to all the visionaries who want to find a purpose in what they are doing and take accountability.
With Blinkist we’ve created a meaningful product that is growing fast. Our blinks, key insight summaries of the world’s best nonfiction, help more than 2 million people around the globe to keep learning new, exciting things, each and every day.
In 2017, our app received the World Summit Award, granted by the United Nations, in the Learning & Education category.
Why do we need you?
Blinkist is growing quickly and we are looking for junior, mid-level, and senior iOS Developers to help accelerate our ability to deliver a top-notch product to our users. This is where you come in. You will ship features that affect million of users and revenue while playing with the latest technologies.
As one of our iOS Developers you will:
Take responsibility in driving the Blinkist iOS app from day 1
Work in a stream with iOS and Android developers, product managers, and designers
Help develop product concepts for a clean and consistent user experience
Assure a high quality and robust code base, working with code reviews and unit tests
Provide second level support to our customers
To do this, we believe you should have:
2+ years iOS development experience in a professional environment
Experience with shipping consumer-facing apps
A deep understanding of Swift or Objective-C
The drive to learn fast and share your knowledge, to help increase the team’s productivity with each sprint
Worked in cross-functional teams with Kanban or Scrum as a big plus
What's in it for you?
At Blinkist, we offer a fantastic workplace in the heart of Berlin-Neukölln including all the benefits you’d expect – from a personalized perk system to free drinks, fresh fruit, and furious foosball fights, plus the nicest, smartest bunch of coworkers. Add a competitive salary, flexible working hours, and a meaningful product on the rise, and you have a first impression of why Blinkist is a great place to work.
We got rid of classical management hierarchies and, instead, distributed authority among all colleagues. We foster a unique company culture championing self-empowerment, personal development, direct communication and mutual support. Not only do we want you to grow into the role of iOS Developer, but we want this role to grow with you.
If we’ve captured your interest, apply now and let us know why you are the perfect fit for the job!