Senior iOS Engineer, Patron Experience
Patreon, San Francisco, CA
A membership platform that makes it easy for artists and creators to get paid
Do you believe that creators should have the ability to get paid for the value they give to their fans?
We do, which is why we're building Patreon, a platform that powers membership services for creators with established followings. Patreon strives to provide creators with insight, education, and tools that make it possible to retain creative control while running their creative business, so creators can focus on creating and energizing their fanbases.
Our user base has doubled in the last year alone, and we have paid over $1 billion directly to creators on our platform. In order to support this level of growth, Patreon is looking for an Engineer.
What you will do:
- Lead and contribute to development and design of our core product features and systems within the iOS app while working with cross-functional team members.
- Advocate and implement
- Work with a supportive team to get things done with the right mix of quality and agility.
- Mentor and support your teammates in their professional growth.
- Advocate for optimized practices across the engineering organization.
- Collaborate with people from all walks of life, motivated by passion for our shared mission.
- Build a mobile product that helps creators focus on their work while making a living through our platform.
- Potential to learn and contribute to cross-codebase initiatives: front-end, backend, etc
Skills and experience you possess:
- 4+ years experience in iOS native mobile development.
- You have experience shipping quality code, releasing early, and iterating rapidly.
- You have experience shipping iOS apps internationally
- You understand how Internet services work at scale.
- You have opinions on what makes effective programming and testing practices.
- You are smart about scheduling and planning.
- You know how to write clear code.
- You prefer practicality over dogmatism.
- You are aware of the latest iOS platform developments
- React Native experience or other scripting-based bridge libraries are a plus
Projects you may work on:
- Build tools & features to help creators manage their businesses, gain insights from their data, and engage with their fans
- Build an amazing Patron experience for finding, and consuming membership benefits from the Creators they love
- Support and build new systems that power our core product experience.
- Supporting and building out the core iOS app architecture
- Quality, performance, accessibility initiatives
Who you'll work with:
At Patreon, you'll join a high-performing and highly-empathetic team of people who proudly work on fulfilling our mission of funding the creative class. Our culture of creator-first, thoughtful teammates keeps work creative, stretching, and rewarding.
Our Core Behaviors:
- Put Creators First. Patreon is nothing without our creators.
- Achieve Ambitious Outcomes. Set, measure, and accomplish goals that deliver massive value to our creators and patrons.
- Cultivate Inclusion. We want an environment that retains and engages the diverse teams we build.
- Bias Towards Action. When in doubt, we take the next best step, then course correct when needed. We go out of our way to fix problems when we see them. We take ownership seriously.
- Be Candid and Kind. Be extremely caring and extremely direct in all you do at Patreon, especially when it comes to giving positive and constructive feedback.
- Be Curious. You don’t know it all, and that’s the fun part. Everything gets better when you’re curious. Things get more interesting, more clear, and more approachable. When you bring curiosity into the workplace, you’re growing yourself, your teammates, and Patreon as a whole.
Want to learn more about Patreon?
Patreon is a membership platform that makes it easy for artists and creators to get paid. Thousands of musicians, podcasters, video game developers, comic creators, and others are making a salary on Patreon. Through ongoing funding, they are able to spend more time engaging their fan-base in an interactive way and continue to populate the internet with beautiful things that millions of people enjoy
Want to learn more about Patreon? Visit Patreon's website.
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