Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer - iOS Mobile in Other, Mexico
What is Yammer?
Microsoft Yammer is the industry-defining social network for the enterprise. Millions of employees, including 85% of Fortune 500 companies use Yammer every day, to build community and culture, share knowledge, and connect with their leaders and each other.
Yammer was one of the first startup unicorns this past decade and was acquired by Microsoft in 2012. Today, this means we get the benefits of a startup - rapid innovation, cutting-edge technology, outsized individual impact - with the advantages of working for one of the most successful software companies in the world. We work together in small, cross-functional teams - engineers, product managers, designers, data scientists - to design, deliver and operate delightful end user experiences to our tens of millions of users spread across the world.
We’ve always been mission-driven; In this post-Covid world, Yammer has become even more indispensable than ever as employees have a deep need for connection and a sense of belonging. We’ve been growing rapidly and need your help to take Yammer to the next level.
You will have:
Autonomy and freedom toinnovate
Choice of thebest ofopen source and Microsoft-internal technology
The ability to experiment, A/B test,and make data-drivendecisions
Tons ofopportunityfor outsized impactas part of asmall but mighty teamonarapidly-growingproduct needed now more thanever
At the same time, you also have the benefits of working at a top-tier tech company like Microsoft:
Compensation, benefits, and perks
Internal resources, technology, and opportunities for learning and growth
Brand and networking
Opportunity for massive scaleaspart of asuite with hundreds ofmillions of users
About this job
Our iOS team leads the way with an industry-leading 4.6 star-rated app. But we are just scratching the surface of our opportunity for massive scale as Yammer sits within the Office 365 suite which has 200M+ users. As part of a passionate and high-performing team of mobile engineers, you’ll help make the app even more elegant, intuitive, performant, and compelling, as we strive to improve the employee experience of every individual who works around the world.
Work closely with Product, Design, Backend, Analytics, and Research teams to build new, and improve existing capabilities of theapp
Constantly work to improve the reliability, performance, security, stability, and overall architecture of the app and underlying tech-stack
Write unit & UI tests including edge-cases, set up and monitor dashboards and alerting, uncover and fix bugs, crashes, and other issues, in order to ensure a robustapp
Be data informed and build, measure, learn at a rapidclip
Perform code reviews, design and architecture reviews, and participate in team discussions and knowledge-sharinginitiatives
Some technologies used to build the Yammer appinclude: Swift (some legacy Objective-C),CocoaPods, Core Data, REST and GraphQL APIs, andXCTest/XCUITest
BS in Computer Science or a related field
3+ years of experience in software engineering
2+ years of iOS experience
Preferred Qualifications & Attributes
3+ years developing enterprise or large-scale consumer iOSapps
Experience with Foundation, UIKit and Core* frameworks
Understanding of Apple HIG and mobile UX/UI design patterns
Familiarity with testing fundamentals, and experience building testsuites
Familiarity with Agile, rapid app releases, and modern software development lifecycle
Staysup-to-dateon industry trends and promotes coding best practices andprinciples
Empathy for users and good instincts towards understanding theirneeds
Experience in the social or communications app space
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest) .
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