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Senior Software Developer, iOS

Posting Country:  Germany
Date Posted:  16-Oct-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Job Responsibility

Job title: Senior IOS Software Engineer
Location: London or Germany

Role purpose:

As a Senior Software Engineer IOS at Vodafone Smart Tech your primary responsibility is to develop and support our front end mobile applications: ensuring that they are operational, performant and of the highest quality. You'll be able use your knowledge of software engineering to support shaping of new projects and support the development of less experienced developers. You'll also have the opportunity to influence the culture, facilitate technical delivery and work with your team on strategy and execution.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership

    Working in a cross-functional squad, lead in the design and implementation of new features across the mobile application products owned by CIoT
    Write automated tests, fix bugs and improve the stability and performance of the app
    Drive high quality of the application codebase by engaging in PR process and adopting the best practices the team defines.    
    Proactively participate in the definition of the project software architecture, tools and best practices
    Be an active learner and knowledge sharer by leading dev team discussions and knowledge sharing sessions
    Mentor more junior developers by conducting pairing sessions and in-depth code reviews    

Core competencies, knowledge and experience 

•    Has experience developing mobile applications with a track record of delivering high quality products
•    Passionate about quality and have a strong attention to detail
•    Has a team mentality and cares about personal and team performance
•    Comfortable with change and gets up to speed with new systems and concepts easily
•    Knows agile development methods and has experience with code reviews, test coverage, continuous integration and software delivery
•    Has a growth mindset that is supported by bottom up thinking and careful balancing of control and context

Must have technical / professional qualifications: 

•    At least 5 years of experience delivering iOS applications
•    Knowledge of MVVM architecture and current platform-specific libraries
•    Experience with modern test tools, methodologies and approaches
•    Relevant education (BSc in Computer Science or similar) 
•    Fluent in English


Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.