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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.

Why Yammer?

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


Basic Qualifications

  • 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 ( .

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