iOS Mobile Engineer

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Dow Jones & Company
  • 09 Apr 18 2018-04-09

Dow Jones is looking for an iOS Engineer to join our Hong Kong office. This person will be work to create, maintain and develop native mobile applications, working in a small team on a world-class mobile platform which supports some of the world’s leading premium brands. The successful candidate will use cutting edge technology such as Alamofire, Swiftlint, and Jenkins. This person will also be involved in open source initiatives to showcase their own passions and involvement in technology.

Key Responsibilities:

Consult and partner with engineering, product and design to work to solve mobile engineering challenges and goals 
Collaborate with a team to define, design, and shape new features 
Design and build SDKs and applications for the iOS platform 
Ensure the expected performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications are achieved
Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs 
Help maintain code quality, organization, and continuous integration 
Coding/configuration, testing, implementation and documentation of solution. Develop design specifications as needed
Monitor the operating efficiency of existing application systems and provides (or arranges for) proactive maintenance
Working with the selected tools and methodologies for projects
Commit to overall deliverables with colleagues, customers and/or management


Computer Science Degree or strong engineering foundation
4+ years iOS development experience and familiarity with mobile architecture
Objective-C or Swift expertise (2-3 years experience) 
Experience with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
Webservices: HTTP, REST, JSON
Experience with Agile and SCRUM methodologies
Knowledge of other web technologies and UI/UX standards 
Able to design systems/applications with high level of complexity (e.g. many interfaces, multiple packages, platforms)
Experience developing apps that visualize large quantities of data and handle data streaming
Experience with the full SDLC process, versioning, code management, and deployment methodologies
Serves as a technical expert on existing applications supporting the business area, along with other inter-related / adjacent systems and applications

The ideal candidate is:

Passionate about your work
Comfortable working across a broad range of technologies
Collaborative by nature
Comfortable working in a start up like environment
Knack for benchmarking and optimization 
Strong communication skills and ability to work closely with others


We invite interested candidates to submit in confidence a cover letter and detailed resume stating your qualifications, contact details and current and expected salary via: