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iOS Software Developer in Naples, FL ,  at Arthrex

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

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iOS Software Developer
Arthrex, Inc.
Naples, FL

iOS - Software Developer

We are looking for a talented and passionate iOS Developer who wants to make an impact in the medical space. With over 35 years of experience in the orthopedic industry, Arthrex is dedicated to providing safe and reproducible solutions for health care professionals. We are seeking an experienced developer who will help us build mobile applications that are used by thousands of users worldwide for the latest education in sports medicine and minimally invasive orthopedic surgery.

Our iOS and tvOS projects are native applications using Xcode, Swift and Objective-C. We use technologies and tools such as Fabric, Crashlytics, Answers, CocoaPods, Circle CI and AFNetworking but are always evaluating new technologies and patterns that can have a positive impact on our products. The ideal candidate has experience contributing to the development of multiple native iOS applications. A solid understanding of the iOS application lifecycle and the use of common design patterns (MVC, MVP or MVVM) will allow qualified candidates to have an immediate impact. We are looking for a passionate developer who will help us build the next great iOS and tvOS application to support our mission.

Quality is of utmost importance to Arthrex and should therefore be important to applicants. Our software developers follow coding best practices, champion standards, and always push themselves and others for continuous improvement in everything they do. We are looking for a true team player who likes to work in a co-located team environment where cross-functional collaboration is highly valued. We invest in our team members and provide an environment where everyone feels challenged and can grow professionally. We are looking for professionals who are ready to have a long-term career perspective, feel fulfilled by the work they are doing, and contribute to our mission of Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.

About You:

  • Passionate about software development
  • Strive for continuous improvement in everything you do
  • Have a track record of building applications and bringing them to production
  • Thrive in a co-located team environment where cross-functional collaboration is highly valued
  • Follow coding best practices, champion standards, and always strive for continuous improvement in everything you do
  • Looking to join a company that will invest in your professional growth

About Us:

Arthrex is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. We value quality and invest in our employees by offering a competitive benefits package including a great work-life balance and opportunities for continuing education through training and conferences. Arthrex is located in Naples, Florida which has great weather year-round and no state income tax!

Main Objective: Develop, support, and maintain high-end and innovative software applications that support Arthrex’s mission of helping surgeons treat their patients better. Write high-quality, reliable, and maintainable code and collaborate in a cross-functional team environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Actively participates in software application development. Takes defined requirements and meets intended objectives and key results. Shows initiative and pro-actively implements application improvements and updates.
  2. Maintains and enhances existing applications. Effectively diagnoses and resolves application issues.
  3. Deals with all aspects of the technology stack from client side programming to configuring servers and running applications.
  4. Monitors applications for abnormalities and looks for areas to improve application availability and speed.
  5. Conducts code reviews, provides feedback, and suggests changes as needed.
  6. Assesses new technologies, programming languages, and software. 
  7. Works effectively with the UX, QA and Product Management teams during all stages of application development (ideation, design, build, test, and release).
  8. Occasional travel for training, meetings or trade shows may be required.

Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.

2+ years of hands-on experience developing web/mobile applications that are used in a production environment.

Experience writing robust, pragmatic code following design patterns/anti-patterns.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • Experience developing and supporting web and/or mobile applications using programming/scripting languages such as Ruby, Objective-C, Go, Python or Java.
  • Experience developing applications using a framework such as Ruby on Rails or MVC on iOS.
  • In-depth understanding of modern web development techniques and standards including JavaScript, responsive web design, and front end development frameworks. Knowledge of React and AngularJS is a plus.
  • iOS, Swift, Objective-C, and UIKit development skills are a plus.
  • Android and Java development skills are a plus.
  • Understanding of relational database design. Experience with NoSQL data stores is a plus. Must be able to write SQL queries and understand database concepts such as stored procedures, views and triggers.
  • Experience working with web services. Knowledge of or experience with micro-services or service-oriented architecture a plus.
  • Knowledge of application security and identity management solutions such as OAuth, certificates and encryption.
  • Experience with performance tuning tools (e.g. Instruments for iOS, Chrome Web Tools, etc.).
  • Knowledgeable about web standards, W3C specifications, and cross-browser/cross-platform/cross-device compatibility.
  • Experience with distributed version control systems such as Git.
  • Ability to work effectively with little supervision and strong attention to detail in a team environment.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Individual must be highly motivated and self-directed.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies.
  • Familiarity with continuous integration.
  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn Ruby, Objective C, Go, Swift, Java or any language/technology required by the project.

    Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

    Experience working with code editors and team collaboration software. Individual must feel comfortable using the command line. Experience with Mac OS X is a plus.

    Reasoning Ability:

    Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

    Mathematical Skills

    Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements.

Language and Communication Skills:

Ability to comprehend and apply language skills to the degree required to perform the job based upon the job requirements listed above.  Ability to verbally communicate ideas and issues effectively to other team members and management.  Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.