Principal iOS Engineer - Home Security (Hybrid)

Boston, MA

Local Only

Full Time

$180k - $200k

This company is looking for a Principal iOS Engineer. They are a home security firm that provides homeowners with security devices such as cameras, security sensors, smart doorbells, and more. Their consumer-facing app allows users to control all of these features in a cumulative home security system. This is a full time, hybrid role in a Seaport, Boston office at least one day per week.

You would be joining a 9-person team of software engineers dedicated to improving the usability and functionality of the application. In a principal role, you would help lead the team through the research, development, and design stages for the app, with development mostly consisting of working with Swift and occasionally Objective-c. The role also includes mentoring fellow iOS Engineers as you solve complex problems to help bring safety and security to over 1.5 million users.
Required Skills & Experience
  • 8+ years of iOS development experience
  • Expert level proficiency with Swift
  • Understanding of common software architectural practices and principles (MVC, MVP, MVVM, Clean, SOLID)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science or related field
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Objective-c/XCode proficiency
  • RESTful services
  • Leadership/mentorship experience
What You Will Be Doing
Tech Breakdown
  • iOS development in Swift
  • Bug Tracking and Source control (JIRA, Git)
Daily Responsibilities
  • Prototyping and brainstorming redesigned features
  • Build software experiments to assess and validate design approaches
  • Participation in improving and developing organization-wide development practices
  • Collaborating with product, design, and QA teams as well as stakeholders regularly
The Offer
  • Bonus eligible
  • Full time
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Paid holidays and flexible PTO
  • 401k with employer match
  • Medical, dental, vision, life coverage and 24/7 Medical Hotline
  • Free daily lunch and drinks on site


Posted by: Andrew Wilson