Senior iOS Engineer, Toronto

Shape Security, Toronto

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About Shape Security
We are security and web experts, pioneers, evangelists, and elite researchers. We believe in the power of the Internet to be a positive force; our mission is to protect every website and mobile app from cybercriminals. Shape’s founders fought cybercrime at the Pentagon, Google, and other leading security companies. We are backed by some of the most prominent leaders and investors in the technology industry including Kleiner Perkins, Google Ventures, and more. Come be a part of our unparalleled team that is responsible for making the Internet a safer place for everyone. 

Shape Security eyes IPO after raising $51 million at $1 billion valuation:

Shape recognized as the fastest-growing company in Silicon Valley:

The Opportunity
Are you the person who is amazed by the advances in the mobile technologies and how worlds adoption of mobile phones is changing everything around us? Are you a software professional who takes pride in knowing the inside out of the mobile tech and would like to do more with your knowledge? If you are passionate iOS developer this is a great opportunity for you.

Come and join us at Shape Security’s Mobile team. Our team is the mobile face of Shape Security’s experience mobile security technology. We build SDKs which are embedded in multiple Fortune 500 companies mobile apps. These SDKs are enablers for the companies to understand user behaviors better and use that data to provide personalized experiences which results in better mobile engagement.

Position Overview

  • Work with a fun and hardworking team that has mobile first approach
  • Solve challenging problems on ever evolving Mobile platform
  • Work with cross-functional teams - Product, Backend, QA
  • Learn about the latest trends in mobile development
  • Work in Agile environment with focus on product quality and stability
  • Help in evolving our mobile strategy

Required Qualifications

  • 4+ years professional experience in building highly complex native iOS applications
  • Expertise in designing, developing, testing and debugging object-oriented mobile applications using Swift and Objective-C, that also utilize web services (i.e. HTTP based, JSON or other)
  • Proficient in network layers and protocols (HTTP, TCP/IP, SSL)
  • Solid knowledge of the iOS SDK, design patterns, and development best practices
  • Knowledge of the iOS SDK performance tools and optimization techniques
  • Knowledge of multithreading and memory management
  • Familiarity with emerging iOS development trends and design patterns
  • Expertise in software design, implementation and troubleshooting
  • Mobile first approach in solving problems
  • Capable of handling time well and working efficiently and independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Desired Qualifications

  • Expertise in object-oriented software development using C++
  • Experience with a scripting language such as Shell or Ruby

Shape in the news

Shape Facts:

1.6 billion user accounts protected from account takeover
Shape’s SDK is installed on over 150 million mobile devices
Shape processes 100 million real human logins per day
Shape prevents 42 million attacks per day
Shape processes 4B transactions per week
Shape processes 300 million transactions per day for a single customer

US Market: Shape Customers Represent:
60% of the Airline Industry
40% of the Consumer Banking Industry
33% of the Auto Insurance Industry
30% of the Hotel Industry
20% of the Telecommunications Industry
2 of the Top 10 QSRs (quick service restaurants)

Global Market:Shape has been chosen by:
5 of the Top 10 Global Airlines
2 of the Top 5 Global Hotel Chains
1 of the Top 3 Global eCommerce Companies
2 of the Top 4 Mobile Social Networks

About Shape Security

The world’s leading financial, retail and travel companies and government agencies rely on Shape Security as their primary line of defense against fraud and attacks on their web and mobile applications. The Shape platform, covered by 45 patents, was designed to stop the most dangerous application attacks enabled by cybercriminal fraud tools, including credential stuffing (account takeover), product scraping, unauthorized aggregation, and other threats. Shape has prevented over $1 billion in fraud losses for its customers and protects more than 1.3 billion user accounts. Shape is headed by industry leaders from Google, Cisco, IBM, Raytheon, Palo Alto Networks, and the Pentagon.

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