Software Development Engineer – iOS

Palo Alto, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R13226
Our iOS app is at the heart of the Groupon story. The Groupon iOS app connects millions of consumers with local merchants and services that they love all over the world. Globally, more than 60% of Groupon’s customers use a mobile device to purchase deals and goods.We are looking for talented developers to join our development team to help us launch new innovative features and make our top rated user experience even better.

The Groupon iOS app consistently maintains a 4.5-5 star rating and is ranked as a top free app in the Apple App Store. We were awarded “Mobile Commerce Award” at the 2015 Internet Retailer Excellence Awards and in 2014 we were honored as one of the “Best of 2014” apps by Apple, and we were a key launch partner for Apple Pay. If you’re a fantastic developer that wants a challenge, we have a lot of interesting things in the works that need a developer like you to make them a reality.


Develop and build mobile e-commerce experiences utilized by merchants and millions of consumer devices worldwide

Own the technical planning and implementation of new iOS features and capabilities

Work closely with UX/UI, product management and other teams to conceive, create, and design unique mobile experiences

Add new functionality, resolve complex problems, and ship defect free code at a rapid pace

Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization


5+ years of experience in software design and development

Deep knowledge of the iOS SDK

Excellent Objective-C or Swift programming skills

Strong intuition for UX and consumer behavior

Independent, self-motivated, and avid technologist

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.