iOS Developer

Location: Multiple Countries

Department: Engineering

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Who We Are

Discogs is the largest database of music information. Each month, millions of people use Discogs to connect and learn about music, as well as buy and sell it. We are a small and creative team that is proactive in our pursuit of continuous improvement and excellence in our people, projects, products, services, and software. Each employee’s contribution can have a huge impact in accomplishing this goal. As Discogs continues to grow, we are looking for bright, dedicated, innovative, and highly motivated people to help us realize the vision of Discogs: To be the premier website for music enthusiasts everywhere.

What We're Looking For

Responsibilities will be a mix of product development and quality engineering -- feature work, test automation, feature and release verification, and developing tools that help our team move faster without sacrificing quality. This is a great position for someone who wants to work in a variety of roles, build their development skills, and has a keen interest in ensuring our iOS app is stable, fast, and bug free. The candidate should be familiar with general development best practices such as Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Domain Driven Design, Refactoring, and also iOS specific best practices such as the iOS Human Interface Guidelines and how to apply them appropriately.

This role will play an integral part in supporting and growing our community of collectors, contributors, buyers, and sellers. Considering this will require working closely with other Discogs software teams, it is critical to exercise a strong sense of initiative and collaboration.

Your Wheelhouse

  • Product development and test automation in Objective-C using Xcode, Github, and other in-house tools
  • Develop and maintain software following an Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Collaborate with team members on troubleshooting and creating elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Assist with estimation and prioritization of development efforts
  • Actively engage with members of cross-functional, product-focused teams to build a variety of features
  • Provide mentoring to other developers
  • Guide technical decisions in regards to front end/UX development
  • Comfortable working with legacy code and communicating and helping prioritize technical debt

How You Got Here

  • 2 or more years experience building iOS applications for a large audience of passionate users
  • Working knowledge of of Full Stack Web Development and Object-Oriented programming
  • Preference for Open Source software tools
  • Proven track record of shipping code and getting things done
  • Experience with automated testing and test-driven development
  • Demonstrates effective communication with a global team in multiple time zones

Compensation, Benefits, and Perks...OH MY!

  • Competitive Compensation: Salary, Quarterly Bonuses, Profit Sharing, and 401(k) match
  • Your choice of hardware: MacBook Pro is most common among our Developers
  • Healthy amounts of Paid Time Off (PTO), Holidays, and Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Health and Wellbeing Allowance
  • Team Member Exchange Program: EU office is located in Amsterdam, Netherlands and US office is located in Portland, Oregon
  • Annual Continuing Education Allowance
  • Flexible Work Environment
  • Stocked Kitchen (hooray beer!)
  • Catered lunch on Fridays
  • Fun and Dynamic Culture

Discogs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants needing accommodation to apply should contact us at 503-597-6340.

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