Senior IOS Application Developer

Website Sobeys

Requisition ID:  181932

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Technology Solutions – Marketing 

Travel Requirements:  0 – 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario; Alberta; British Columbia; Nova Scotia  

City: Mississauga / Calgary / Vancouver / Stellarton

Location: Tahoe Office 

Postal Code: L4W 0C7 

Our family of 131,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1,600 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawtons Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family.

Ready to Make an impact?

Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a full-time opportunity for an Senior IOS Application Developer. This role can be based out of one our main offices including: Stellarton, NS; Mississauga, ON; Vancouver, BC; Calgary, AB.

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

As a Senior IOS Developer with Sobeys, you will:

  • Regularly collaborate with members across the scrum teams.
  • Writes and verifies code which adheres to the acceptance criteria.
  • Regularly identify ways to re-factor code supporting continuous improvement of the apps.
  • Support the needs of the scrum team including contributing to the delivery of working capabilities.
  • Contribute to the Digital Delivery roadmap and strategy.
  • Participate in regular code reviews, and help formulate and ensure adherence to both industry and best practices and guidelines.
  • Debugging & analyzing reported issues and Implementing best possible solution.
  • Timely delivery of tickets in every sprint.
  • Actively involve in backlog refinement & client calls, suggest best solutions for issue resolution.
  • Maintaining and improving code quality by following standards coding practices.


What you have to offer:

Your experience and resume will show us

  • 8+ years of professional software development experience with proven competency in production software development
  • Comfortable with collective code ownership and pair programming
  • Solid understanding of multithreaded applications
  • Strong understanding of all aspects of the iOS Provisioning workflow
  • Understanding of iOS Member Center users and roles
  • In depth knowledge and/or experience with Swift, Objective-C, iOS SDK, C/C++ programming, Java & Xcode, MVVM,UIKit, Cocoapods, SPM,XCTest, Jira
  • 5+ years of experience in Swift
  • Solid understanding of RESTful API design and firebase
  • Experience deploying apps to stores (Google Play or Apple)
  • 5+ years experience in building iOS apps
  • 8+ years of professional software development experience
  • Experience with Gitflow workflow, CI/CD pipelines, and some parts of the Google Cloud Platform
  • Strong knowledge (SDLC)
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
  • A solid grasp of fundamental algorithms and mobile applications
  • Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
  • Knowledge about the Lean Startup and Agile Methodologies
  • Have an eye for good design, and be passionate about consumer product development in general
  • Work with the product team to design, architect, and ship our amazing applications.
  • Work with other (vendors) engineers through technical collaboration, discussion, and code review to deliver enhancements
  • Keep up to date with the latest advances in iOS development.
  • Help automate testing and continuous integration.

The salary range for this position in [British Columbia] is [$73,334K – $101,000K per year]. We will consider factors such as your working location, work experience and skills as well as internal equity, and market conditions to ensure that you are paid fairly and competitively.

Our Total Rewards programs, for full-time teammates, goes well beyond your paycheque:

  • Competitive Benefits Package, including health and dental coverage, life, short-term and long-term disability insurance, tailored to meet your needs.
  • Access to Virtual Health Care Platform and Employee and Family Assistance Program.
  • A Retirement and Savings Plan that provides you with the opportunity to build and add value to your savings.
  • A 10% in-store discount at our participating banners and access to a wide range of other discount programs, making your purchases more affordable.
  • Learning and Development Resources to fuel your professional growth.
  • Paid Vacation.

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

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