Software Engineer 2


July 21, 2021

Wake up every morning and KNOW you are making a difference. Flipgrid’s mission is to empower everyone on the planet to share their voice and respect the diverse voices of others.
The Flipgrid team has focused on student voices with our short-form video application and a rapidly growing, passionate community of educators that empowers over 100 million educators, learners, families, and organizations across 180 countries. Check out #FlipgridForAll on Twitter!
We are looking for creative problem solvers and diverse thinkers—people who care about adding to our team culture and engaging the community we serve. We believe that why we do things is as important as what we do. You should be purposeful, quality-driven, curious, determined, collaborative and fun.
As an iOS Camera Engineer, you will be an integral part of our tight-knit group of dedicated problem solvers. The ideal candidate should be able to quickly make an impact on the mobile camera team and work with the larger Flipgrid product team to deliver innovative and meaningful camera experience to millions of students and educators. Responsibilities
  • Deliver iOS camera experiences that are accessible, highly crafted and rewarding to the Flipgrid community
  • Collaborate with mobile, design, and product teams to ensure the goals of the product are aligned with the delivered feature or service
  • Work with the product development team in driving innovative approaches to solving complex problems
  • Ensure all delivered user-facing elements follows accessibility and inclusivity standards defined by WCAG, ADA, and MAS
  • 3+ years of iOS development experience developing high-quality features and experiences
  • Strong experience developing world-class applications using Swift
  • Design-driven with a strong understanding of the Apple Human Interface Guidelines and best design practices
  • Strong cross-discipline and cross-team collaboration skills

Bonus Credit For:
  • Experience in media capturing, editing, and playback using AVFoundation
  • Proficient in delivering accessible apps that leverage touch and spoken feedback
  • Experience creating and maintaining automated UI / unit tests
  • Experience with Combine and SwiftUI
  • Experience with digital image processing

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