iOS Developer Job Description Template/Brief

We are hiring an iOS developer to design, build, and maintain the next generation of iOS apps. Your primary responsibility will be to create high-end iOS applications for the most recent Apple mobile devices. Your duties may involve:

  • Cooperating with the design team on new application features
  • Finding and correcting application bottlenecks
  • Maintaining the core code
  • Updating App Store apps

You need to have a solid working understanding of iOS Frameworks, be skilled in Objective-C, and be able to work as part of a team to be successful as an iOS developer. Finally, a great iOS developer should be able to produce functional, appealing apps that fit the user's demands entirely.

iOS Developer Job Profile

An iOS developer builds, trials, and refines apps for mobile devices that use Apple's iOS operating system that is compatible with the objectives and benchmarks of their business or client. They ought to have a firm grasp of iOS and how it works with various Apple gadgets such as the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Apple TV and be able to adjust their applications to their business's or client's needs.

Reports To

  • Tech Lead
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Product Manager

iOS Developer Responsibilities

  • Create iOS applications for Apple's mobile platforms
  • Provide project solutions by applying object-oriented development techniques in Swift or Objective-C
  • Maintain iOS applications regularly through debugging and constant upgrades
  • Recognise and address bottlenecks as they occur
  • Own the creation, testing, and upkeep of native SDKs and Unity on many mobile platforms, OS versions, and devices
  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering team to create and test new features and products
  • Provide thought leadership in mobile engineering and use your enthusiasm for technology to excite and inspire others
  • Provide precise work estimates and ensure that components are delivered on schedule
  • Create and give high-quality, understandable, and well-tested code
  • Take responsibility for the pieces necessary to provide features and outcomes to internal stakeholders

iOS Developer Requirements & Skills

  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or a related discipline
  • Understanding of how to release on the App Store
  • Ability to effectively use iOS databases
  • Experience designing user interfaces utilising an iOS development IDE such as Xcode (UIs)
  • The capability of enhancing app functionality through the usage of APIs and third-party libraries
  • Knowledge of version control tools such as GitHub or BitBucket
  • Perform manually and automatically user testing
  • Eagerness to learn new things, experiment with new technologies and seek opportunities to grow and mentor