We are looking for an enthusiastic iOS/Android developer to join our team in London to build the world’s leading alumni networking and management service, to replace the century old concept of alumni directories.
Specifics of the role
You will be responsible for improvement, maintenance and continuous development of our existing application. There is an extensive plan to add additional features to our apps, but also a great opportunity to innovate and shape its future.
The future of alumni interaction, business introductions and huge alumni communities will be down to your skills, ideas, innovation and implementation, as part of our soon to be launched team. You will collaborate with a new dynamic team of engineers and designers and report directly to the founders.
We strongly believe that every employee in our company should feel the sense of ownership and dedicate their best effort to build a great product and innovate continuously. Thus, we have a very attractive share options pool available for potential candidates.
Ideal candidates will have:
• Tons of enthusiasm and a hunger to learn
• 2+ years of experience building iOS apps
• Built an iOS/Andorid app currently on sale in Apple’s App Store/Android Markets
• A UX mindset with an aptitude for great products
• Knowledge of Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter API’s
• Experience with Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) concept and providers
• Understanding of Java, HTML, PostgresSQL
Bonus points for:
• UX/UI design experience
• Android app development knowledge
• Web front-end knowledge
• Cloud hosting on Heroku
Competitive salary and possibilities of share options.
About the company and product
Alumnee is developing an innovative solution for alumni from schools, universities and companies to effectively connect and network. Through our iOS app, later to be ported to Android, users will quickly be able to find fellow alumni nearby, get great introductions, view yearbooks and see a centralized feed of their alumni world. All of this will be aggregated from Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. This data is also incorporated in a powerful web solution for community and HR managers to leverage our user data, so they can keep their alumni records up to date, conduct mobile fundraising and obtain amazing statistics about their communities.
We are building a company that aims to be the leader in the Alumni communication and connection matching industry. Our vision is to be the No. 1 connection tool for school, university and company alumni within the next 3 years and continue on the path to being a billion dollar company. We are set to replace the outdated alumni directories with a new smart mobile networking tool.
About the culture
We are building a dynamic and innovative team of great people, who will bring this company to the pinnacle of the industry. We love to learn fast, build faster, think ahead and strive for the best design and user experience. Expect to visit many events and meet interesting people across industries along the way.
Job type: Permanent full time
Remote working possible: no
Level of experience required:
This job is located in London, England, United Kingdom
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