Senior iOS Engineer

  • 1234, San Francisco, California, United States, 90011
  • Remote , United States
  • SW Engineering
  • Full time

About Ancestry:

When you join Ancestry, you join a human-centered company where every person’s story is important. We believe that by discovering the struggles and triumphs of our past, we can foster deeper bonds and more meaningful connections among families and communities. Our talented team of scientists, engineers, genealogists, historians, and storytellers is dedicated to empowering customers around the world from all backgrounds on their journeys of personal discovery. 

With more than 30+ billion digitized global historical records, 125+ million family trees, and 22+ million people in our growing AncestryDNA database, Ancestry helps customers discover their family story and gain a new level of understanding about their lives. Passionate about dedicating your work to enriching people’s lives? You belong at Ancestry.

We’re looking for a great Senior iOS Engineer to come join our team.  At Ancestry, we build native apps that are used by millions of people every day, so your work will have a big impact.  We build our apps in Swift, and are using some of the latest technologies, like SwiftUI, and KMM to share business logic between mobile platforms.  We are working on some awesome app and feature transformations right now and the mobile app teams are leading out on these initiatives.  This is a great time to come join the team and help us make it all happen.  You can work remotely if you want, or come join a great group of engineers who come into the offices a few days a week.

Who You Are:

Experience developing native iOS applications in Swift (knowledge of SwiftUI is a huge plus!)Enjoy keeping up with the news and changes in the iOS/Swift community. Will help drive the direction of our mobile architecture by applying best practices for iOS development that you learn from your peersAbility to breakdown complex requirements into components / deliverable milestonesInterested in end-to-end feature development from design to executionFamiliar with agile or other rapid application development methodsHave a disciplined approach to development including QA, Design Patterns and CI/CDWilling to learn from and mentor other team members.  Will collaborate closely with product managers, designers, QA engineers and others

Bonus Points For:

Experience with SwiftUI, Experience with KMM development, Experience with API development, Experience with Node/GraphQL, Experience with mobile CI/CD approaches and tool chains, Experience writing unit/integration tests for iOS apps. And a good sense of humor!

As a signatory of the ParityPledge in Support of Women and the ParityPledge in Support of People of Color, Ancestry values pay transparency and pay equity.  We are pleased to share the base salary range for this position: $80,000 - $226,000 with eligibility for bonus, equity and comprehensive benefits including health, dental and vision. The actual salary will vary by geographic region and job experience.  We will share detailed compensation data for a specific location during the recruiting process.  Read more about our benefits here:

*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20) and sb1162(1-1-23)

Additional Information:

Ancestry is an Equal Opportunity Employer that makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, citizenship, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. In addition, Ancestry will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

All job offers are contingent on a background check screen that complies with applicable law.  For San Francisco office candidates, pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ancestry will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.  

Ancestry is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Ancestry via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Ancestry. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Ancestry as a result of the referral or through other means.

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