Senior Mobile Developer
IA Collaborative is actively seeking a Senior Mobile Developer to join our team! The Senior Mobile Developer works closely with the Interaction Design, Graphic Design, and Engineering teams to create advanced prototypes and high-fidelity interactive mobile experiences. He/she is a hands-on technical resource, an advocate for cutting edge technical practices, and an open, inspiring leader. The Senior Mobile Developer helps clients visualize solutions that connect their business challenges to strategic insights and effective designs for mobile interfaces, mobile augmented reality and wireless devices.
How we work:
Combining human-centered design and strategic business consulting, IA Collaborative helps multinational organizations and emerging leaders set visions, create strategies, design compelling experiences, and empower their own cultures of innovation.
We serve as our clients’ design partner and guide by becoming knowledgeable and passionate about our clients’ creative goals and business through immersion in their business.
You will share in our drive and aspiration to make an impact in the world through design while working collaboratively with designers, researchers, strategists, engineers, developers, and architects.
Senior Mobile Developer responsibilities:
Applies technology to solve user and business problems across a range of industry verticals, platforms and devices.
Collaborates with designers and strategists to apply technology to solutions.
Builds rapid prototypes, proof of concepts through production level code.
Identifies opportunities for innovative experiences driven by new tools and technical advances.
Pushes the boundaries as an expert and a trusted guide to emerging technology and trends for clients and project teams.
Performs additional job responsibilities as assigned.
As a Senior at IA Collaborative, you will:
Lead the identification and build of new tools and technologies for project activities and deliverables.
Inspire others through your passion for technology; support others as they grow their knowledge, skills, and abilities about technology and its application.
Lead portions of new business proposal creation including defining tech activities and methods; lead peer-to-peer client relationships.
Five or more years of work experience as an iOS developer preferably within an agency setting or innovation team.
Expert understanding and fluency in Swift and Objective-C.
Experience deploying apps to both TestFlight and the Apple Store.
Experience in rapid prototyping and Agile development methodologies.
BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent professional experience.
Strong understanding of interaction design and the design process.
Familiarity with creating rapid prototypes for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
Experience in, but not limited to and including computer vision, machine learning, and robotics.
Experience with ARKit, Core Data, Core ML, and Core Bluetooth.
Experience with Android development is a plus.
Why IA Collaborative
At IA, you’ll practice your craft in a whole new context. You’ll be a part of designing the future of human experience as you transform your client’s business, empower communities and create a positive and lasting impact on the world.
Our internationally recognized workspace provides the inspiration and flexibility to effectively collaborate with teams, or deeply focus as an individual.
IA’s comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision; a suite of family benefits including paid time off for the birth of a child, caregiver leave, wellness check-in days, flexible spending accounts for dependent care, health expenses and childcare, and 529 college savings planning and contributions; employer-paid life insurance and disability; in-house Leminars (learning-seminars), scholarship funds to promote individual learning, growth and inspiration; as well as discretionary bonus and profit-sharing programs.
About the Interaction Design Team
Interaction designers at IA Collaborative create experiences for people through their engagement with products, services, and platforms. Employing our user-driven design approach, we translate insights and strategy into tangible experiences that meet business objectives and delight users. As digital innovators, we thrive on an iterative design process and explore emerging platforms and novel applications; as digital leaders, we guide organizations through transformation.
Our team thrives in a fast-paced, challenging, multidisciplinary and highly collaborative environment. We welcome new tools and processes, diverse perspectives and backgrounds, and challenges that demand unconventional thinking to push the boundaries of our discipline.
About IA Collaborative
IA Collaborative is a global design and innovation consultancy. At the forefront of user-centered design that creates business value, we live and work at the intersection of design and business; of creativity and strategy.
Combining human-centered design and strategic business consulting, we help multinational organizations and emerging leaders set visions, create strategies, design compelling experiences and empower their own cultures of innovation. We reframe problems, uncover opportunities and set a strategic vision. From Insight to Action, we define business models — profit, process, channel, brand and partnership strategies — and create new physical and digital products, brands, services and environments.
IA is on the national and global stage speaking about the business value of design. Featured by Fast Company as one of the country’s preeminent design thinkers, IA has been profiled by prominent business publications and has received multiple design accolades including the IDSA International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), the GOOD DESIGN™ Awards, the iF World Design Awards and the Red Dot International and SXSW Business Design awards. IA works with some of the world’s most successful brands, including FedEx, GE, Hyatt, Johnson & Johnson and Nike.
At IA Collaborative, we are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We believe that welcoming a diverse variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills to our organization contributes to a thriving culture, a vibrant community, and breakthrough work. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local law.