About Foursquare

Foursquare is the leading independent location technology and data cloud platform, dedicated to building meaningful bridges between digital spaces and physical places. Our proprietary technology unlocks the most accurate, trustworthy location data in the world, empowering businesses to answer key questions, uncover hidden insights, improve customer experiences, and achieve better business outcomes. A pioneer of the geo-location space, Foursquare’s location tech stack is being utilized by the world’s largest enterprises and most recognizable brands.

Foursquare’s flexible building blocks include technology to maximize marketing impact and drive incremental real-world engagement (Attribution, Audience, Proximity, SDK);  data to deeply understand points of interest and real-world behavior patterns (Places and Visits), and tools to conduct advanced analysis, data enrichment, unification and visualization (Unfolded Studio).

 About the Mobile Team

As a member of Foursquare’s mobile engineering team, you’ll be responsible for developing new features in our flagship apps Foursquare, Swarm and Rewards, as well as the core infrastructure that powers them. We’re a small team where everyone gets ownership of large feature areas and exposure to the full iOS stack, from building fun interactive animations to improving the background location technology that powers both apps and allows us to send our users contextual notifications for the places they visit in the real world. We balance a fast-paced release cycle with a passion for quality and performance. You’ll work on cross-functional project teams with product managers, designers, Android engineers, and server engineers. You’ll be involved in planning new features and can have a significant impact on our product design and direction.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of native iOS development experience building and maintaining apps
  • Proficient in Swift and Objective C
  • Knowledge of SwiftUI, UIKit and Cocoa Touch frameworks
  • Knowledge of reactive programming and MVVM architecture
  • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Desire to grow and improve engineering skills and iOS knowledge
  • Comfort and delight in a small, fast-paced startup environment
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field

Bonus points if you have

  • Desire to do cross-platform mobile development
  • Experience with CoreLocation
  • SDK development experience
  • Experience with continuous integration & delivery, dependency injection, multi-threading, memory management

Perks and benefits:

  • Learning and development programs from individual contributors to managers
  • Individual, professional coaching for all full-time employees
  • Flexible time off - rest and recharge when you need it!
  • Comprehensive and competitive health, vision, dental, life insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Home office setup: you get all necessary hardware and internet reimbursement 
  • Family planning programs via Carrot and Maven
  • Employee Resource Groups to help you stay connected

Foursquare is proud to foster an inclusive environment that is free from discrimination. We strongly believe in order to build the best products, we need a diversity of perspectives and backgrounds. This leads to a more delightful experience for our users and team members. We value listening to every voice and we encourage everyone to come be a part of building a company and products we love.

Foursquare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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