IOS SDK Engineer

Job Description / Skills Required

Build the best:

Would you enjoy working on one of the biggest and fastest ad-engines in the marketplace?

We are already serving audiences in the hundreds of millions and processing tens of billions of requests per month, and as the demand for our services is expected to multiply, you will be challenged with: scaling accordingly, developing new components, and seamless implementations allowing for zero downtime. (You code with the confidence, speed, and steadiness of a world class surgeon!)

You will be part of the team that is responsible for the lifeblood of the YuMe platform, and have the opportunity to be a superhero in the world of high-volume, real-time, open-source systems.

Design & develop software for YuMe’s Software Development Kit (SDK) and applications for iOS platforms & devices.
Work on integrating YuMe’s Software Development Kit (SDK) into applications running on various iOS platforms and devices.
Work closely with the testing team to design intelligent testing strategies
Be current with & a thought leader regarding the developments in the app industry.
Is the go­to person for the policies & procedures associated with app stores worldwide.
Design, enhance and implement scalable, reliable, and maintainable technologies for our advertising platform
Distill business requirements into design specifications
Enforce code quality through test driven development.
Ensure that our product is carrier grade in terms of reliability, scalability and performance
Conceptualize software requirements based on both external and internal inputs
Apply and tailor best practices in software processes and quality to achieve fast development cycle time
Work closely with local & off shore Product & Engineering teams

A Typical work day of an IOS Engineer
Work closely with PM Team to understand & analyze requirements
Create design documentation & review the same with the team
Collaborate with teams across geographies to finalize design documents
Create low level design & test case for the module/feature
Write code & work with version management tools
Own a feature/module
Should write & execute unit test cases
Should write & execute functional, integration test cases
Should write test cases for existing features (backlog)
Should contribute in code review & improve guideline documents
Should analyze & fix issues found post development
Actively contribute in supporting product on need basis
Participate in design review of other features
Needs to update & embrace self on latest happenings in the domain as well as the relevant technologies

Technical Skills
BE/BS/MS in Computer Science or a related field
Hands­on working experience developing software device drivers in a mobile environment.
Hands­on work experience developing applications running on iOS platforms & devices is mandatory.
Prior work experience in online advertising or media industry is a strong preference.
Very strong work experience developing software in Apple’s Xcode environment is mandatory.
Ability to solve complex problems with simple solutions
Must be a quick learner, who is passionate about mobile & app technology & is proficient in the emerging trends in these areas.
Strong empathy for users and customers
Strong technical documentation & presentation skills.

Education and Years of Experience
BE/BS/MS in Computer Science or a related field.
5+ years of relevant experience.

YuMe is a leading independent provider of digital video brand advertising solutions. Its proprietary data-science driven technologies and large audience footprint drive inventory monetization and enable advertisers to reach targeted, brand receptive audiences across a wide range of Internet-connected devices. Designed to serve the specific needs of brand advertising, YuMe’s technology platform simplifies the complexities associated with delivering effective digital video advertising campaigns in today’s highly-fragmented market. YuMe (NYSE: YUME) is headquartered in Redwood City, CA with European headquarters in London and eight additional offices worldwide. This is a rare opportunity to be part of an organization that driving the shift of TV brand advertising to digital.


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