iOS Developer

  • Backbase
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jul 11, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

Backbase is disrupting the banking industry. Worldwide, renowned banks and financial institutions build their businesses using our mobile apps. What we do impacts the banking experience of millions of users every single day.

As an iOS developer it is your core responsibility, together with your team, to maintain and extend the mobile components of the Backbase platform. You work on native mobile apps for iOS that have a remarkable user experience, are secured according to prevailing standards, withstand the future and are absolutely stunning.

You constantly take the product to the next level. Innovative features and technological advancements are not just dreams for the future – ideas will swiftly be turned into daily tools for our customers. While the fashion in mobile banking is constantly transforming, so will your job. Are you ready to engage with a product that will never be finished?

What will you be doing?

You are responsible for implementing and maintaining various mobile apps, components and tools part of our mobile product offering. We trust you to nurture your baby and let it grow both beautifully and sturdy. What you build is rock solid and survives for generations. It is your job to be sure that whatever element you are working on is simple and fun to work with. Developers all over the world will use your code in compiling next-generation mobile apps.

You also collaborate with the customer support team in creating hotfixes, boosting the quality of the core product. When it comes to quality, there’s a multiplier in whatever we do. You will dedicate yourself to testing, checking code quality, reviewing other people’s code and compiling documentation. Experimenting with new innovations such as fingerprint authentication or retina scan recognition, and sharing product ideas, are also part of the job. Occasionally you will be working on proofs of concept.

Who are you?

  • You developed at least three apps, of which one for sure is available via the App Store.
  • You are a self-starter and enjoy finding out things for yourself.
  • Comfortable in a Scrum team, using lean and Agile methodologies.
  • Knowing that we have to run a business, even though we embrace a startup mentality, you will deliver speedy and cost-efficient solutions.
  • A ‘getting things done’ mentality with great dedication to quality is important.
  • Did we already say you need to be a good listener?
  • You are excellent in reading code in order to be able to analyse quickly.
  • We won’t have to tell you anything about mobile development for iOS– you will teach us your best practices.

We will be extra delighted if you have experience with the following technologies:

  • TDD and unit testing.
  • Continuous integration, Jenkins or similar.

Why Backbase?

Whether or not you’ve heard of us, you and your friends have probably used some of the products we’ve created. Backbase accelerates the transformation of digital banking. From being a Dutch startup company five years ago, we are now an international market leader. Despite having a leading market position, we haven’t lost our startup mentality and we’re not done innovating just yet. Working in teams with highly talented and skilled professionals from all over the world, we share a drive to make things better, nicer, and more advanced. More than 400 specialists dedicate themselves to what we do best, which is transforming global financial services with inspiring, innovative solutions. At Backbase, we love to create outstanding experiences, not just for our customers and users, but for ourselves, and this is what motivates us to transform our industry by delivering our best work.