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iOS software engineer

Products | Amsterdam, Netherlands | Full Time

Job Description

Keen to disrupt the banking industry by introducing next-generation mobile apps? Interested in building apps that matter and are used by millions of users worldwide? Know everything about developing on the iOS platform and have a good eye for user experience? If you answered yes to these questions we should meet.

The goal

Backbase delivers digital banking solutions to banks of all sizes, worldwide. Part of these solutions are our native mobile apps available for Android, iOS and Windows. Developing these apps means combining the best possible security, the greatest user experience and the latest innovations. On the other end, the apps should be future-proof, extensible and manageable. As an iOS software engineer you are not only responsible for developing this, but also for contributing at various levels in defining how this should be realised in the best possible way.

The team

The mobile banking product team within Backbase is a multi-disciplinary Scrum team consisting of a product owner, business analyst, software engineers, QA engineers and UX designers. Backbase values a start-up mentality and are using Lean and Agile methodologies to develop products. These products are built using modern software development processes, including automated tests, static code analysis, Git workflows and automated CI/C

Your profile

The ideal candidate for this challenging position as an iOS software engineer within Backbase will fit the following profile:

  • In-depth experience (medior/senior level) with native iOS software development, mastering technologies and concepts like Objective-C, Swift, the iOS SDK and Xcode;
  • Experience with networking including security (e.g. stateful & stateless requests, certificate pinning), caching and parsing of data (e.g. JSON and/or XML);
  • Pixel perfect: having an eye for user experience and visual appearance;
  • Experience with Scrum and/or Agile practices, automated testing and CI/CD workflows;
  • Experience with performance tuning, reusability and maintainability of mobile applications and applying architecture design patterns;
  • Excellent communication skills in English.

Next steps

If this job appeals to you and you think you are up for the challenge, please use the apply button on this page.

The offer

Backbase provides excellent company benefits for this role including:

  • Market rate salary (depending on experience);
  • 25 holidays (based upon a 40hr work week);
  • Contributory pension scheme;
  • Free lunch, drinks, snacks and fruit;
  • Company fitness plan;
  • Potential International career opportunities.

Backbase offers you a challenging job in an informal and ambitious environment where personal development is highly valued. This is all within a successful, young and growing organization with a matching company spirit.

About Backbase
Backbase employees come from all over the world to do what we do best, which is work with other passionately devoted professionals to create inspiring products. We are the best at what we do because we’re dedicated to pushing innovation in the digital banking world. Every person at Backbase believes in promoting a collaborative, fun and inspiring work environment, and we’re committed to creating a beautifully designed product that inspires not only our clients, but us too. Each day, we strive to learn something new from our customers and colleagues that contributes to the holistic nature of our growing success as a technical innovator in the world of digital banking.