Senior iOS Developer

Engineering | Seattle, WA

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Job ID:
R-BF1017
Location:
Seattle, Washington
Post Date:
10/23/2017
Department:
Engineering

COME PLAY!

Since its founding in 2002, Big Fish has been the world’s largest producer and distributor of casual games, with titles which continuously land us at the top of app store charts. Today, we’re bounding into the mid-core space, exploring new and exciting forms of gameplay, and producing more fun than ever! Big Fish is home to six individual studios, each with its own unique style of game-play. Together, we’re united under a common goal: to produce and develop the very best in mobile gaming, and bring fun and entertainment to our millions of customers across the globe!


THE MISSION

The Big Fish SDK and Client Engineering team is seeking an experienced iOS Software Developer to work on a number of current iOS projects. We are looking for software engineers with extensive experience in Apple's mobile platform who are looking for a real mobile challenge. Our team is not only responsible for delivering the company's iOS SDK for hundreds of our mobile games, but also has a part in iOS initiatives across both game studios and Engineering as a whole.

If you are passionate about developing for the Apple mobile platform, and have the depth of mobile experience to design and deliver an SDK for developers around the world, then this position might be perfect for you. Our team also supports the iOS application Game Finder, so you’ll have the opportunity to work on both customer facing and developer facing solutions.

THIS INCLUDES…

  • Expand our existing iOS SDK with feature and architecture improvements to help grow our companies games
  • Help design and implement new features for our iOS Game Finder application
  • Tackle Apple mobile related problems as they come up cross department
  • Bring your iOS experience to continuously drive improvements in Big Fish’s mobile investments
  • Contributing to the technical growth of our while mobile engineering team


REQUIRED ABILITIES, ACHIEVEMENTS, AND XP

  • 6+ years of iOS application development experience
  • Expert coding abilities in Objective-C
  • Strong OO design and coding skills
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, and willingness to help debug difficult issues
  • Experience working on a development team that practices Agile/scrum methodologies  
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field

Preferred Experience:

  • 6+ years as a software engineer working on mobile client applications
  • Experience creating iOS frameworks and/or integrating external SDK’s
  • Strong architecture, analytical and design skills
  • Experience with iOS SDK and XCode

 
LET’S GO!

We’ve come a long way, and continue to grow, with just over 600 employees across our Seattle headquarters, Oakland studio, and Luxembourg office. Located in Lower Queen Anne, our corporate offices are conveniently located on the beautiful Puget Sound, just outside the hustle-and-bustle of Downtown. We’re a short walk from great Seattle attractions like Seattle Center, the Olympic Sculpture Garden, shops and restaurants at the pier, and a variety of food truck hot-spots.

Need commuting options? We’re right along multiple bus routes for the transit-takers, the Elliot Bay trail for cyclists, and have a secure on-site garage for two and four-wheeled commuters. Our facilities are built around work and play, with state of the art tools and software, and amenities that make work fun! Take a break in one of our game rooms, refresh yourself with a free snack or beverage, or get out for some fresh air on one of our waterside balconies.

On top of all this, we’ve got you covered with great benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, retirement options, transportation and fitness discounts, and great work-life balance!

Want to discover more about life at Big Fish? Check us out on TheMuse.com!

Be the next Big Fish in the Pond!