Senior iOS Engineer (Chelsea)

London, United Kingdom

Full-time


Elixir Swift Scala Haskell

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We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.

To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.

At Babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us.

We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…


You can find more about the iOS team, our recruitment process and our open source work in our playbook.

Requirements

    • Passion for native mobile frontend technologies and providing best-in-class consumer facing experiences.
    • Working with our team to continue to push the boundaries of healthcare innovation
    • Collaborating with the business and engineering teams to make a meaningful contribution to the technical design and implementation of our apps
    • Be proactive, lead by example, hands on, involved in all tasks
    • To seek and actively promote ideas and techniques in the community – both within babylon and externally
    • Commitment to build high quality, performing, well tested applications and to inspire those around you to do the same
    • Continuously discover, evaluate and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
    • Experienced with a FRP framework (ReactiveCocoa, RxSwift, etc) and MVVM

What matters most?

    • Swift and Cocoa Touch knowledge
    • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
    • Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle
    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
    • Interested in working in a codebase that leverages Functional programming aspects

What’s nice to have?

    • Familiarity with Objective-C
    • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.
    • Exposure to other languages and platforms (e.g Haskell, Elixir, Scala)

Babylon believes it is possible to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth. How? By combining the ever-growing computing power of machines with the best medical expertise of humans to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalised health service and making it universally available.