iOS Developer - Wall Street Journal App

Dow Jones

Annual salary:

Salary not disclosed

Post age:

1117 days

Job description:

We are known for having the world’s best journalists and most expansive set of content. We are looking for versatile iOS Engineers to join our team and become part of our evolving technology department. This is an opportunity to act as change agents and create a 21st century product development team around our content. Like everyone else in our organization you will be empowered to own your set of products. You will engage and collaborate with key stakeholders in creating and executing a vision, as well as supporting the results.

General Experience:

  • 3+ years’ experience in iOS development
  • Experience with design and implementation of complex business applications in a team environment
  • Able to work in a rapid and agile development environment with frequent deliveries.
  • Individual must be independent and not require a lot of direction. This person should be able to jump in and hit the ground running. They should have a good, positive, fun attitude.
  • Individual should be able to articulate and creative.
  • Individual should have solid development life cycle experience.
  • Candidates should be prepared to provide code samples and demonstrate applications they have worked on.

Technical Skills:

  • Solid Objective C and Cocoa experience
  • Fluency with Object-Oriented and MVC programming models
  • Fluency with multi-threaded programming styles and approaches
  • An understanding of relational database schema design, queries, and optimization techniques
  • Experience with Swift a huge plus
  • Experience with JavaScript, HTML5 technologies a plus
  • Experience with a variety of mobile platforms (iOS, Android, WP7) a plus
  • Fundamental understanding of (pre-ARC) iOS memory management
  • Proficiency in UIKit, Foundation, Core Animation, Core Graphics, Core Data
  • Experience with Core Text, XML parsing (libxml)
  • Hands-on knowledge of latest iOS features
  • At least one published app in the iTunes App Store

Application instructions:

Apply via link below: