As an iOS Software Engineer in our Bet tribe, you’ll be responsible for the building and maintenance of a number of Apps across the business, including the successful SkyBet iOS App.
We want you to help us build the best user experience in our industry and maintain our position as a clear leader in mobile.
With unique performance challenges of supporting the traffic that comes with major sporting events like the Grand National or 100s of thousands of customers all checking their bets in the final 5 minutes of a football game, our products not only have to be the best in market but scalable and resilient too.
What you'll do…
You will be part of an agile, native app squad responsible for the delivery and upkeep of our flagship product.
We keep the squad small in the “two pizzas” sense, with your role providing the operational expertise across the full stack for the squad.
Development and maintenance of our flagship Sky Bet iOS app
Advocate improvements to the current development process
Ensure the squad can meet the security, regulatory and compliance requirements that come with ensuring reliable and trusted solutions to requirements
Collaborate with your squad and others to resolve engineering problems and incidents
Involved in the full delivery process from elaboration to the delivery in the App Store
Play a proactive part in owning the technical systems your squad works with; taking responsibility for monitoring, measuring performance and addressing technical issues when required
Work in an agile way, with other developers and test engineers, alongside a Tech Lead and a Product Owner
Working with Product Owners and the Tech Lead to identify opportunities to utilise the latest technology trends to improve the customer experience
Write well structured, testable and maintainable code
How you'll do it…
Skilled in Swift
Skilled in Objective-C is desirable
Experience using the Xcode IDE
Familiar with the latest iOS SDK (iOS12)
Understanding of HTTP protocols, requests and responses
Familiar with using CocoaPods for dependency management
Use of git source control
A keen interest in the latest mobile development trends
What we can offer you…
Sky Bet is the UK’s most popular online bookmaker which means your work will have a real impact on the experience of millions of customers. You will be contributing to systems which handle more transactions every Saturday than Amazon on a typical Black Friday and rely on low latency, real-time data processing. It’s an exciting and unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in the future development of a product of this scale.
We really care about your professional development. As a member of a technical team, you’ll get 10% of your working week to dedicate to self-directed learning and development.
Attractive relocation package for candidates that live outside the Yorkshire region, including those outside the UK.
Our People Ambition is to attract & develop diverse & talented people to meet the current and future growth needs of SB&G. Together, our aim is to create the Best Digital Business to work at.
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