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iOS developer

You will be working for Pearlshare as iOS developer

Pearlshare is a startup founded by serial entrepreneurs and funded by experienced investors behind companies like yplan and PeerIndex. Our aim is to become the place to capture and share treasured recommendations between friends. We are based in London and aim to grow the team substantially over the next six months.

Pearlshare is hunting for an experienced iOS developer to push our mobile application development forward. You will be joining the development team which consists of an iOS developer, designer and backend developer.

Pearlshare is offering an exciting pace of progress and the resources to let you do your best work. We encourage attending workshops and conferences to learn, share and develop your skills. There is a competitive salary and, most excitingly, equity available for exceptional candidates.

Successful candidates will be passionate and creative with a penchant for learning from and teaching those around you. They will know the iOS environment and app store back to front and probably have some chart topping apps under their belt. As our team is small this will be a challenging role giving you every possible opportunity to excel.


  • Design, plan and implement the iOS mobile application

  • Conduct design and code reviews

  • Resolve bugs and create appropriate tests

  • Become an integral part of the team interacting with management, designers, and other teams (internal or external)


  • Experience in starting and building on top of new iOS applications

  • Extensive expertise in objective C, the iOS SDK and iPhone down to the metal

  • Strong software design/architecture skills with appreciation and understanding of the correct way to implement features

  • Desire to own features and continually improve

  • A strong eye for simplifying and a hatred of feature bloat

  • An understanding of the intricacies of app stores and viral drivers

  • Excellent communication skills, able to work well with a smart, passionate and growing team

  • Excel when working in a dynamic startup environment

  • Have published one or more applications in the iTunes App store

What you can expect

  • Competitive salary & benefits commensurate with experience

  • Equity options for exceptional candidates

  • The right tools for the job

  • Potential to expand responsibility to Android and more

  • Time to learn new and improve existing skills

  • A fun, collaborative working environment

  • An opportunity to shape a growing company

Next steps

If you are interested in joining our team please send a brief CV, including links to previous projects, and a short note telling us why you think you are perfect for the team to team@pearlshare.com.

The Company

Why work for us:

A passionate team

We think deeply about what we stand for - and stick by it. That means putting people first in everything we do.

Great investors and advisors

We’re backed by Europe’s leading Angel investors and industry-leaders, exposing you to people at the top of their game.

A great office environment

Hungry? Need coffee on tap? A table tennis champion? We have a fantastic office right in Central London, with all the mod-cons you would expect.

Redefine an industry

We are in a broken industry, and building from first principles. The result: we are breaking new ground (without rebuilding the wheel!).

About us:

Pearlshare is a London-based startup creating the universal mobile utility to collect and share recommendations with people you trust; your friends. Based on the principle that we all value a tip from a close friend over website reviews from strangers, we are a close-knit team aiming to redefine the way that recommendations are collected and shared today. We were founded by an experienced team and are backed by high profile investors with previous early stage investments such as PeerIndex and yplan.

The Job

Team/Dept: Produce development

Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

Level of experience required:

Salary/package: Commensurate with experience; options for the right candidates


This job is located in London, United Kingdom

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