Senior Software Engineer, iOS

Senior Software Engineer, iOS

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HootSuite is looking for a Senior iOS Engineer to help us build mobile apps that allow our customers to manage and measure their social networks. This is an opportunity to work on a high-performance, large-scale application used by millions.


  • Ship high-quality, working software to HootSuite’s mobile customers
  • Work with a small team to understand our business initiatives and turn those into shippable experiments on our products
  • Nurture the development of more junior Engineers through mentoring
  • Contribute to our technical evolution by sharing your knowledge with our Engineering teams
  • Provide Engineering subject matter expertise and thought leadership within HootSuite and the broader technical community

Required Skills & Experience:

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field or related experience
  • 3+ years experience building and shipping iOS apps
  • Proven track record delivering mobile applications -- at least one of your apps is in the App Store
  • Expert knowledge building, debugging, and profiling Objective-C apps
  • Experience building complex iOS applications using CoreData, Grand Central Dispatch, blocks, and location services
  • Passion for automation including writing unit and integration tests
  • Experience using git for source control and collaboration
  • Experience using APIs for social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+) a plus
  • Working knowledge of PHP / Javascript / HTML5 / CSS as they apply to mobile web applications a plus

About You:

  • You have a sizeable portfolio of 'Difficult problems... solved'
  • You like to ship things you design and build
  • You like to move fast
  • You like to make decisions
  • You like to take calculated risks
  • You have a github account with public projects, not just forks.

How to apply:

Impress us with your passion and your dedication. Send more than just a resume.

Date Posted:
Feb 14, 2014 4:31 PM PST
HootSuite Media, Inc.

HootSuite Media, Inc.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

HootSuite is a social relationship platform for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute social media strategies across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. Launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow audience, and distribute targeted messages using HootSuite’s unique social media dashboard. Streamline team workflow with scheduling and assignment tools and reach audiences... more