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iOS Engineer @ Tumblr


  • New York, NY
  • Permanent

  • iOS

  • Xcode

  • Objective-C

  • Mobile Application

  • CocoaPods

  • Social Media Integration

  • Jenkins

  • Job Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

  • Expires On: Friday, September 14, 2018

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Duration: 1+ years

  • Desired Experience: 3-5 years

  • Work Authorization: Resident/Citizen, Citizen, H1-B, EAD

Tumblr launched in 2007 with the belief that people need a place to say what they want, be who they want, and connect over what they love. We continue to build out Tumblr as a platform for free expression, individuality, and human connection. Thats why we need smart, humble, funny people to keep Tumblr growing. Were big enough to give you the resources you need and still small enough that you can work on things that matter. Come work with us.

In this role, you'll help craft products with a core focus on growing our user base and providing tools for our users to combat abuse and control their experience. Our massive network combined with an impressively low engineer-to-user ratio means you will have an unparalleled opportunity to impact the lives of millions.

What youll do:

  • Write, test, ship, and maintain iOS features fostering Tumblrs growth and safety.

  • Collaborate with engineers, designers, and product managers, to design and architect solutions across each of our supported platforms.

  • Share feedback and ideas with other iOS engineers across many domains.

  • Develop in an agile and iterative environment.

Who you are:

  • A history of delivering impactful iOS software.

  • Ability to write idiomatic Swift and Objective C code.

  • Deep understanding of Cocoa design patterns and API design.

  • An appreciation for pragmatism and simplicity in code.

  • Knowledge of iOS performance and security techniques.

  • Experience with A/B testing and analyzing of results.

  • A strong product and design sensibility.

  • A good sense of humor and a love of teamwork.

Tools we like:

  • Swift

  • Objective C, Ruby, scripting languages.

  • CocoaPods

  • Jenkins

  • Git, GitHub

  • JIRA, Confluence, Google Drive

  • OpenTSDB, Grafana, PagerDuty

Our commitment to diversity

Tumblr is a platform for diverse communities to express diverse points of view, and were committed to hiring a workforce that reflects that. We know that teams who bring a variety of backgrounds and perspectives into their work build better productsand that better products mean, in turn, a better experience for all of the communities we serve. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

If you require any kind of special accommodation, dont hesitate to contact us.

Oath is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.