Mobile Developer

Closing Date: 31 March 2017
Location: Glasgow

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced iOS mobile developer to join our highly successful product development team to help lead the design, development and maintenance of our native iOS apps.
You should have a passion for technology and a flexible, creative approach to problem solving. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with designers, developers and product managers devising innovative solutions that reflect STV’s brand identity and will be involved in the full lifecycle from the initial idea, to the delivery of the application and any aftercare required.
Essential skills & experience:
  • Commercial experience of native iOS app development.
  • Strong knowledge of Objective-C as well as the SDKs and tools used on each platform
  • A good knowledge of object-oriented concepts and design patterns
  • A track record of delivering successful consumer products
  • Experience of the app release process, including ad-hoc & enterprise distribution and testing tools such as Testflight
  • Good understanding of Agile development processes
  • Knowledge of test-driven and/or behaviour-driven development
  • Strong debugging and optimisation skills
  • Ability to develop apps to work across devices from phones to tablets with a view to their varying sizes and capabilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation and the ability to maintain a high standard of quality whilst working to strict deadlines
  • Pro-active attitude and willingness to constantly refine and enhance our products
  • Evidence of team working and supporting and sharing knowledge with team members
It would be great if you also had:
  • Demonstrable skills in JavaScript, React Native and Swift
  • Experience of integrating third-party SDKs and APIs
  • Experience working with A/B testing
  • An approved store app to demonstrate
  • Experience of working on a continuous delivery environment
Early applications are encouraged and due to the anticipated high volume of applications received for this vacancy only candidates who have been shortlisted for interview will be contacted further in this regard.

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to