Full Job Description
We're on a mission to empower hard-working Americans to achieve greater financial resilience; arming them with the products and support they need to create healthy financial habits. Through our mobile app, we offer customers premium bank accounts that have no minimum balance requirement or monthly account fees, high-interest savings accounts, and solutions to build, repair, and access credit. Our state-of-the-art technology provides tech-first features to help people achieve their financial goals and manage their money more easily.
Varo is distinct from other fintechs: We've made history as the first and only consumer fintech to be granted a national bank charter by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). Our unique team combines the best of tech and banking, and we’re wildly passionate about keeping our customers happy by helping them manage and grow their money. Our teams are based in San Francisco and Salt Lake City. Privately held, we've raised over $419M to date, from leading institutional investors and strategic partners including Warburg Pincus, The Rise Fund / TPG Growth, Gallatin Point Capital, Harbourvest Partners, and Progressive Insurance.
ABOUT iOS MOBILE ENGINEER ROLE
We are looking for a highly driven, consumer oriented iOS developer to join our growing Engineering team. This role is responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a range of iOS devices including mobile phones and tablets. Your primary focus will be development of iOS applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Build iOS applications integrating with both REST and GraphQL services.
Work with the latest Apple technologies like SwiftUI and Combine.
Build beautiful, exact UIs that meet the highest standard of fit and finish.
Build applications that reflect a passion for quality.
PAST EXPERIENCES THAT'LL HELP YOU BE GREAT
3+ years experience in iOS native applications development.
Solid understanding of mobile application architecture, including MVC/MVVM/MVP patterns.
Speaking Swift fluently.
Experience in unit and UI testing.
Experience with GraphQL
Understanding of Scrum development process.
Experience using Jira, Confluence, and Git.
THE THREE SKILLS THAT MATTER MOST
Nobody can be great at everything, but we're looking for candidates who are extraordinary at:
Understanding the need of our customers and thus making our product better.
Being passionate and taking pride in what you and your team produces.
Having the drive to learn more and make it better.
OTHER NICE TO HAVES
Basic understanding of Java, AWS, and Linux to help troubleshoot issues during integration testing between UI and backend.
Financial industry experience
At Varo, we are committed to living our values. We hope these resonate with you.
Customers First: Understand the problems our customers are trying to solve. Respond with a sense of urgency. Build relationships that result in loyalty. Be data and insights-driven. Test everything. Achieve results through strong execution. Build a product people love. Assess new initiatives with the customers’ interest in mind. Act with empathy.
Take Ownership: Bias towards action. Have high standards. Be accountable for the results of your work, our product, our company. Trust others to own it.
Respect: Treat others how you want to be treated. Listen first before being heard. Speak the truth even when it's not easy. Assume best intentions. Bring your full self to work.
Stay Curious: Ask why. Dare to make things better. Learn something new each day (even from mistakes). Be open to growth. Develop creative solutions.
Make it Better: Think big. Set high goals. Work towards long term value rather than short term wins. Create change. Be resilient.
Varo is an equal opportunity employer. Varo embraces diversity and we are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.