Mobile Developer (iOS/Android)

Rocket Lawyer
London (East)
06 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About Rocket LawyerWe believe everyone deserves affordable and simple access to legal services.
Rocket Lawyer is one of the largest and most widely used online legal service platforms in the world. Rocket Lawyer has helped over 20 million people create over 3 million legal documents, and answer over 30,000 legal questions.
We are in a unique position to enhance and expand the Rocket Lawyer platform to a scale never seen before in the company's history, to capture audiences worldwide. We are expanding the London engineering team to take on this challenge!
About the PositionWe are looking for a passionate senior software engineer who wants to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a talented agile team, to be based in Shoreditch, London. As part of a team consisting of a product manager, UX designer, and software engineers and QA analysts, the senior software engineer is an active partner in the design, coding, unit testing, and release of new features and enhancements for our growing customer base.
A Day in the Life
  • Work with Product Designers to implement the next generation of Rocket Lawyer products
  • Extend and enhance our pair of Mobile apps (iOS and Android)
  • Attend team scrum, sprint planning and retrospective
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Interact with other team members to incorporate their innovations, and vice versa
  • Communicate with the wider engineering community on development best practices.
  • Operate like you are in a small, fast-paced startup

  • 4+ years experience building web applications
  • BSc or MSc degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript and latest web technologies (HTML5/CSS3/LESS/SASS), specifically in-depth experience using Angular.js with some exposure to Angular 2.
  • Experience with mobile frameworks such as Ionic (preferred), or PhoneGap.
  • Experience with XCode, Cordova, and Android Studio.
  • Experience using front-end build tools such as Gulp and Webpack
  • Experience integrating with back-end web services using REST-based APIs
  • Experience developing responsive interfaces for web and mobile
  • Passion for performance profiling, debugging and benchmarking
  • Must be proactive, self-sufficient, thorough, organized, and a team player

Desirable, but not essential:Knowledge of web architecture and the HTTP protocolSome Java and/or objective-C/C++/C# knowledge
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