iOS Engineer – Cape Town, South Africa

Job Type: Engineering
Job Location: South Africa

About Dove: 

Dove Air’s mission is to provide every human on Earth with instant access to vital medical supplies. We believe that where you live should never dictate whether you live. We are at the forefront of a logistics revolution, using autonomous aircraft to deliver just-in-time, lifesaving medical supplies at a national scale in several countries and expanding around the world. Are you interested in building a system that 500 million people will depend on with their lives? Ready to change the world?

About the Role:

Do you enjoy building intuitive, beautiful user interfaces that create best in class mobile app experiences for users? If so, come join us as we build from the ground up taking delivery to the skies! 

Dove Air is looking for an iOS Engineer to join our core app development team based in Palo Alto, CA. As an iOS Engineer, you will develop and refine our mobile app experiences that enable our on-demand drone delivery service to people everywhere.

What You’ll Do: 

  • Develop and implement new product features for our customer-facing iOS mobile apps. Test, maintain and support your awesome code
  • Transform UX designs into delightful experiences that make it safe and efficient for people to interact with Dove Air
  • Build with APIs for ordering, payments, location tracking and more
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team (UX, Backend, Android, Web, Product Management) to realize Dove Air’s vision
  • Improve engineering standards, tools, and process

What You’ll Need: 

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • 3 years of professional experience with iOS development
  • Track record of shipping iOS apps on the Apple App Store
  • Ability to work across the full range of product development: ideation to launch to scale

Bonus: 

  • Familiarity with web technologies and languages (HTTP, REST, HTML, CSS)
  • Experience working with Google APIs
  • Interest in aviation and revolutionary emerging technologies
  • Experience implementing buttery smooth motion designs
  • Knowledge of C++ is a plus

We value diversity at Dove Air and welcome applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in tech. If you like the sound of this position but are not sure if you are the perfect fit, please apply!

Dove Air is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, favorite ice cream flavor, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws or our own sensibilities.

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