iOS Engineer

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate iOS Engineer who wants to make a difference.

Dubai, UAE


Online since Jun 19, 2017

We are looking for an iOS Engineer in our great office at Dubai, UAE

Your opportunity...

Are you a thought leader and expert in everything mobile? Can you solve any task thrown at you, irrespective of complexity or scale? Do you mentor those in your team and push the boundaries of perfection? Do you know which corners can and can't be cut?

Delivering A-class products that scale to millions of users, applying new industry trends and challenging your peers are all part of the daily gig.  Our mobile engineers build and maintain world-class applications, bringing new channels for our users to create win-win exchanges and securing dubizzle growth in an ever increasing mobile centric world.

We are here to build the best classifieds platform the Middle East has ever seen and anyone who doesn't have the same goals should look elsewhere!

You will be part of an ambitious mobile pack that tackles the toughest of problems. Clean, high-caliber code is what we eat every single day.  

At dubizzle we believe that Engineers aren’t drones set with a task to deliver. We look for people who understand the impact of their work, share our enthusiasm for disrupting consumer exploitation and go above and beyond to shape the vision, projects and roadmap of the micro-startup team in which they operate.

Why dubizzle OLX? is the leading classifieds website for users in the UAE. Since its launch in 2005, has become the number one platform for users to buy, sell, or find anything in their community. A community where underused goods are redistributed to fill a new need, and become wanted again, where non- product assets such as space, skills and money are exchanged and traded in new ways that don’t always require centralized institutions or ‘middlemen’.

dubizzle is an OLX company.The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 40 markets, including the brands OLX, Avito, letgo and dubizzle.

The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.7 billion monthly visits, 35 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.

Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe.

We share a relaxed and result-oriented environment that promotes the interaction among peers. Everybody can learn from different life and working experiences. Working at dubizzle / OLX means taking part in a multicultural world of innovative projects, constant self-improvement, and collaborative work

What responsibilities will you get when working with us? 


  • Writing clean, architecturally sound and maintainable code.
  • Maintaining the current iOS apps by fixing bugs and improving application performance.
  • Working with the other iOS engineers to create a seamless app.
  • Delivering features in tight deadlines.
  • Creating a multiple-language mobile app for the entire Middle East.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to create, design and ship new features.
  • Unit-test code for robustness, include edge cases, usability and reliability.
  • Working with our testing team to ensure 100% test coverage.
  • Discovering and implementing the newest technologies.
  • Enjoy your job.


What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • 3+ years experience of iOS development and Objective-C
  • Automation Testing Experience is a MUST
  • Agile development methodologies.
  • A deep understanding of Cocoa-touch
  • A good understanding of swift.
  • A diverse portfolio of previously built iOS Apps.
  • Have published at least one or more iOS App to the market.
  • You can talk all day about Core data, Core Animation and Core Graphics.
  • Lots of experience with third party libraries and APIs
  • Current knowledge of mobile architecture, landscape, trends and emerging markets.
  • The ability to create world leading beautiful and elegant user interfaces.
  • A solid understanding of RESTful applications.
  • A solid understanding of the different caching techniques you can apply when developing a mobile app.
  • A solid understand of how to create data structures and ORM.
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies and SCRUM.
  • You understand git commands and have a GitHub or BitBucket account.
  • Strong communication skills. The ability to innovate on the go.
  • Bsc in Computer Science or a related field.

Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!

Are you ready to live your dream and apply for this role? It only takes a few minutes to apply using our simple application template. Once you’ve it out submit it online and our talent scouts promise to give it serious consideration.

Empower yourself.
Improve the world.

Join dubizzle OLX.

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