We are looking for a Senior iOS Engineer in South America to participate at the highest level in our mobile team, helping design, architect and build Varsity Tutors’ mobile experiences. This is a great opportunity to work with an amazing team and help drive the technology and product future of our company. We operate in a highly collaborative environment with Product and Design to build experiences that matter to our customers. At Nerdy, engineers do not just write code; they actively participate in the conversation on what and how to build the systems and solutions that matter to our customers. If you love your customers as much as we do, we'd love to hear from you.

About Nerdy:

Nerdy (NYSE: NRDY), the parent company of Varsity Tutors, is a leading platform for live online learning, with a mission to transform the way people learn through technology. The company’s purpose-built proprietary platform leverages technology, including AI, to connect learners of all ages to experts, delivering superior value on both sides of the network. Nerdy’s comprehensive learning destination provides learning experiences across 3,000+ subjects and multiple formats—including one-on-one instruction, small group classes, large format group classes, and adaptive self-study. Nerdy’s flagship business, Varsity Tutors, is one of the nation’s largest platforms for live online tutoring and classes. Its solutions are available directly to students and consumers, as well as through schools and other institutions. Learn more about Nerdy at https://www.nerdy.com/


In this position, you will…

  • Create new, and improve our existing iOS application suite.   
  • Be effective in a team environment working with fellow engineers, product management, and design
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and partners across teams and departments
  • Have a focus on quality, and operate iteratively to get from good to better
  • Ensure platform uniformity by working closely with the Android team
  • Write performant, maintainable code that is easy to read and well-documented
  • Write automated tests to thoroughly validate the correctness of your code
  • Be a part of your team’s on-call rotation; we all own our code end-to-end from development to deployment to operations
  • Come ready to learn from some of the best and brightest in the industry
  • Work independently and collaboratively in a dynamic and fast-moving team



  • Expert in Swift, SwiftUI (including Combine)
  • Have published at least one app on the App Store, preferably still available
  • Extensive experience with major iOS Frameworks such as Core Data and Core Animation
  • Extensive knowledge of Apple’s design principles, HIG, WWDC keynotes
  • Expert level proficiency in Objective-C and Cocoa Touch
  • Experience working with remote data via GraphQL, REST and JSON
  • Experience with architecture patterns such as MVVM, dependency injection, observers, etc..
  • Experience with Github actions for continuous integration
  • Experience with Swift Package Manager and Cocoapods
  • Familiarity with implementing synchronous audio/video solutions is beneficial
  • Familiarity with both Google Firebase services and AWS services
  • Aptitude to quickly learn new languages and technologies as necessary (Python, kotlin, Java)
  • Strong code versioning skills (rebase/merge/pull requests/squashing)
  • Computer Science or related degree



  • Competitive Pay (USD)
  • Fully Remote Position
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Free Learning Membership for you and your household (1-1 tutoring hours, unlimited use of on-demand services, and access to our online classes)
  • Work for a leading U.S.-based learning technology company
  • A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help transform how the world learns!
  • A fun, collaborative, and team-oriented work environment with plenty of training and a feedback-rich culture


Nerdy Leadership Principles

Relentless Focus on Customers * Comfort with Ambiguity * Ownership * Simplify * Intellectual Curiosity * Build Teams * Think Big * Insist on High Standards * Bias for Action * Build Trust * Go Deep * Have Conviction * Deliver Results * Are Right, a Lot

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