Reverb
We're on a mission to make the world more musical.
Chicago, IL

Senior iOS Engineer at Reverb

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Reverb is a leading online marketplace for buying and selling new, used, and vintage musical instruments. Since launching in 2013, Reverb has grown into a vibrant community of buyers and sellers all over the world. By focusing on inspiring content, price transparency, musician-focused eCommerce tools, a music-savvy customer service team, and more, Reverb has created an online destination where the global music community can connect over the perfect piece of music gear. 
We're looking for a passionate developer ready to push our codebase forward. We believe in shipping code quickly and safely and we’ll be relying on you to help us tackle the most impactful projects and make the right improvements to keep us accountable.

We work primarily in Swift. We sweat the details and try to measure everything we do. We want to know the impact of our work on the business. We are a lean team and always try to leverage the right tool for the job whether that be native code, a web view, or SwiftUI in the (hopefully near) future.

Everyone at Reverb takes creative initiative, helps set their own priorities, and comes up with new ways to grow the business. Our software engineers take pride in crafting great software but take even more pride in product ownership, taking ideas from concept to release and beyond.
About iOS @ Reverb:
  • Our app is native, majority in Swift (with an ever shrinking amount of ObjC)
  • We use GraphQL extensively.
  • Ship every 1-2 weeks
  • Extensive use of remotely configured feature flags and A/B Tests
  • Continuous Integration and automation via Fastlane.
  • Mobile at Reverb is a key driver of our revenue. 

Here are some of the qualities we look for in our potential hires:
  • Technical Acumen – You have a vision of how you want to quickly and safely ship software, are ready to implement it, and will bring others along with you.
  • Product Ownership – We are not just software engineers and designers. At Reverb, you’ll be expected to track the performance of features you release and help figure out next steps to grow the business.
  • Self-motivation – Taking initiative to just get things done. Have an idea? Make a pitch and have your idea turned into reality.

Responsibilities:
  • Push the Reverb iOS codebase forward. Help define and build how we write the next generation of features.
  • Work with the product team to implement their vision. Providing feedback and taking ownership of the behavior, design, measuring, and implementation of features.
  • Help design experiments and metrics that will allow us to measure the success and impact of our work. 
  • Embrace and extend patterns and processes employed by mobile through pairing and active participation in review.
  • Learn the Reverb platform and advocate on behalf of our users.
  • Collaborate across development, marketing, customer engagement, content, sales and management teams to gather feedback.
  • Help your peers learn and learn from them.
  • Pursue the advancement of your skills both in and outside of Reverb.
Requirements:
  • Prior experience implementing, releasing, and maintaining features in an iterative process
  • Prior experience with a network-dependent app and working with REST API
  • A portfolio of published apps in the App store that demonstrate your skills and expertise
Bonus Points:
  • Experience working with alternative frameworks/patterns like RXSwift/RXCocoa or new SDKs such as Combine or SwiftUI. (We don't use them, but would love your perspective)
  • Knowledge or experience with Android, Rails, or GraphQL.
  • A love of playing or enjoying music.
What you’ll get:
To complement our competitive compensation and equity plans, we offer: 
  • No-bureaucracy environment where ownership and initiative are valued.
  • Health insurance and a healthy work environment.
  • 401k with company match.
  • Paid parental leave.
  • Flexible vacation and sick days.
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits.
  • Bi-monthly lunches.
  • A MacBook, monitor, keyboard, mouse of your choice and standing desk.

This is a local position in Chicago, please no remote workers or recruiters.

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Open workspace conveniently located near the Paulina Brown Line.

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Reverb Benefits Overview

Beyond free lunches and ping pong tables, we love working at Reverb because we’re making an impact. We’re working to make the world more musical—both through our platform and by giving a portion of our proceeds to youth music education programs through Reverb Gives.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Reverb Serves gives employees the opportunity to volunteer with local organizations, such as Notes for Notes—a nonprofit that runs a recording studio inside the local Boys & Girls Club.
Partners with Nonprofits
Through Reverb Gives, a portion of every purchase made on Reverb helps youth music education programs get the musical instruments they need to make music.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Reverb pays 100% of monthly premiums for you & eligible dependents. Your spouse or domestic partner, children/stepchildren (up to 26), & disabled children in your guardianship of any age are covered.
Vision Benefits
Reverb pays 100% of monthly premiums for you & eligible dependents. Your spouse or domestic partner, children/stepchildren (up to 26), & disabled children in your guardianship of any age are covered.
Health Insurance Benefits
Reverb pays 100% of monthly premiums for you & eligible dependents. Your spouse or domestic partner, children/stepchildren (up to 26), & disabled children in your guardianship of any age are covered.
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Reverb sponsors the [email protected] benefit, a family care service that can help you find caregivers for your whole family, including your child, parents/grandparents and/or pet.
Generous Parental Leave
We provide 12 weeks for the birth or adoption of a child.
Flexible Work Schedule
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Reverb offers a flexible PTO policy with no set minimum or maximum.
Paid Volunteer Time
Employees receive 40 hours per year (10 hours/quarter) of paid volunteer time.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Reverb provides Commuter Transit & Parking benefits through Wageworks. This program allows you to set aside pre-tax dollars for eligible commuting expenses.
Company Outings
Reverb’s holiday party is hosted at a local music venue, where dozens of bands comprised of various employees take the stage to perform everything from the Beastie Boys and Britney Spears to The Who
Some Meals Provided
Employees enjoy lunch from local restaurants via Fooda at least twice per month.
Happy Hours
Perform with your co-workers, learn how to play, or be your teammates’ biggest fan at monthly music-filled happy hours.
Fitness Subsidies
Gympass offers benefit-eligible employees (and up to 5 family members) unlimited access to thousands of fitness venues, featuring over 800 different activities at up to an 80% discount.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Grow professionally and personally through REV Talks, our regular workshops featuring topics ranging from meditation and healthy eating to “DJing 101.”
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Reverb Amplified is our cross-department mentorship program that allows you to get or give career advice, leadership coaching, and more.

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