iOS Developer

San Jose, CA | Engineering

Job Description

Switch Communications CEO Craig Walker, co-founder of Google Voice, leads a team of smart engineers, risk-taking designers and product managers, dedicated customer support reps, and high energy sales and marketing people. With $53 million in funding from Google Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and other top VC's along with engineers from companies like Microsoft and Google, Switch Communications is building voice products that leverage elegant UI on web and mobile clients to transform an industry that hasn't seen real innovation in decades.

On the Switch Mobile team, everyone plays a critical part in defining and building an awesome experience for our users. We’re creating highly available services that form complex distributed systems. As a mobile engineer, you will work closely with product and design to perfect the technical foundation and user interface of our mobile and web apps. Join us as we develop scalable, beautifully designed software and enhance the future of voice communications.


  • Responsible for working on different layers of the iOS apps

  • Help architect and maintain our set of native mobile applications

  • Partner closely with our design and product team to architect a gorgeous application flows seamlessly and works intuitively with our users

  • Building applications in memory- and network-constrained scenarios

  • Influence every aspect of the iOS development process from API creation, design, and product

  • Own important pieces of the product that has high visibility both internally and externally

  • Envision new products and features that are inspired, considered, and magical


  • Experience in software development with a strong command of object oriented principles (can be non-professional experience)

  • Experience releasing at least one application into the App Store

  • Strong foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design

  • Fluency with Objective-C, Cocoa, and/or Swift

  • Knowledge of cutting-edge iOS technologies

Bonus Points:

  • Outstanding engineering talent proven by great results, interesting hobby projects, open source contributions

  • Strong framework outside of iOS is always a plus

  • iOS experience and generalist engineers with backgrounds in related technologies is a plus

  • BS, or MS, in Computer Science or related technical discipline (or equivalent)

About Us:

We think of work as a thing you do, not a place you go. Our products are built for the way you work today. From the TechCrunch Disrupt award-winning UberConference, to Switch, the business phone system for Google Apps users, we've got an amazing pipeline of exciting opportunities, and we’re looking for awesome people to join us. The engineers we are looking for have these traits in common: you’re a problem-solver, you’re innovative, and you like working with an intelligent, talented, generally inspiring team. You also have to like autonomy and want ownership of your work.

We’re a growing team obsessed with elegant design and efficient solutions to real world issues. Our downtown San Francisco headquarters is an open room full of energetic, extraordinary people with a passion for what we do. There is no idea too crazy and no task too small — we work together to make things we’re proud of.


  • 100% paid Medical, Dental and Vision Plan for you and your dependents

  • 401K Plan

  • Weekly Socials and a Game Room

  • Cell Phone, Home Internet and Gym reimbursement

  • Free healthy, and unhealthy, lunches, snacks and drinks


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