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Senior iOS Engineer, Developer Productivity

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Software Engineering
Ontario, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, November 15, 2023

We are seeking an experienced Staff iOS Engineer to join our iOS Platform team. As a Staff Engineer, you will play a crucial role in architecting, building, and maintaining our iOS CI/CD system. You will have the opportunity to set the vision and execute projects that will propel our iOS engineering team to work more efficiently and deliver high-quality apps to our users.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and maintain a robust and scalable iOS CI/CD system.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define build requirements and develop efficient build processes.
  • Own the build and automation systems for iOS, making decisions on the technologies and tools used.
  • Optimize build times and improve developer productivity through effective build system configurations.
  • Ensure smooth integration of code changes, manage dependencies, and resolve build-related issues.
  • Monitor and analyze build performance metrics, identify bottlenecks, and implement performance improvements.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in iOS build systems, tools, and technologies.
  • Collaborate with open-source communities and external partners to leverage and contribute to build-related projects.
  • Mentor and guide junior engineers, fostering their growth and development in the field of iOS build engineering.
  • Drive innovation and continuous improvement in build processes and automation methods.

Qualifications:

  • Open-source contributions and active participation in the iOS developer community
  • Experience with CI/CD infrastructure and operations using tools like Bitrise, Jenkins, or CircleCI.
  • 7+ years of total experience as an iOS Engineer, with a strong focus on build systems and automation.
  • Extensive experience with Xcode, Swift, and iOS development tools.
  • Proficiency in build systems and tools, such as Bazel, or Xcode Build System.
  • Deep understanding of dependency management, continuous integration, and continuous deployment (CI/CD) practices.
  • Familiarity with artifact formats, including frameworks, xcframeworks, and dylibs.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent experience).

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Health benefits
  • 401k Matching
  • Workspace benefits for your home office
  • Personal & Professional development funds
  • Family Planning Support
  • Flexible Vacation (please use them!) & Reddit Global Days Off
  • 4+ months paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Volunteer time off

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