Software Engineer - Yelp Reservations Mobile (iOS)

Yelp, San Francisco, CA

Connecting people with great local businesses

Yelp Reservations is looking for an iOS engineer to join our restaurant management iOS team. Yelp Reservations is the fastest-growing reservation service worldwide, supporting thousands of restaurants. Restaurants such as The Slanted Door, DOSA and LihoLiho Yacht Club in San Francisco rely upon Yelp for their reservations and to manage their restaurant. Our mission is to connect billions of diners with millions of restaurants worldwide. Restaurants are demanding customers who rely on our iPad app to manage their business. They demand efficiency, intuitive interfaces, innovation and stability. We’re looking for engineers with a track record of building beautiful apps to take a leadership role in building the best restaurant management experience.

What You Will Do:

  • Build an amazing restaurant front of house management experience.
  • Mentor other engineers and share the best practices you’ve learned.
  • Continue to learn, grow, and help us take on new challenges.
  • Deliver rock-solid stability to handle the in-service demands of the busiest, most popular restaurants.
  • Be a part of the larger iOS developer community at Yelp.

We Are Looking For:

  • Deep understanding of the iOS platform (objective-c or swift, preferably both), including having shipped production commercial applications.
  • Passion for building iOS applications for businesses.
  • Strong experience with iOS testing, from breaking controller logic into unit-testable pieces to automated UI testing.
  • Familiarity with Core Data is a huge plus.
  • Eagerness to embrace scalability, reliability, and performance challenges.
  • Familiarity with client/server and API tech stacks.
  • Pointers to past mobile applications you’ve built.
  • If possible, demonstrable contribution to F/OSS projects.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

About Yelp

Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Our users have contributed approximately 127 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing “word of mouth” online.

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