Cheddar is the leading post-cable news, media, & entertainment company & currently broadcasts two live video news networks: Cheddar, a business news network covering the most innovative executives, founders, products, & technologies transforming our lives & economy; & Cheddar Big News, a fast-paced, young, non-partisan general news & headline news network.
The company broadcasts from the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange, its street level studio in the glass corner of the Sprint Store in the Flatiron Building, WeWork in Los Angeles, & the White House.
Cheddar was founded by Jon Steinberg, President & Chief Operating Officer of BuzzFeed from 2010 to 2014. Its investors include Lightspeed Venture Partners, Raine Ventures, Goldman Sachs, Liberty Global, Comcast Ventures, AT&T, Amazon, Antenna Group, Ribbit Capital, The New York Stock Exchange, Altice USA, 7 Global Capital, & Denstu Ventures.
About this role:
We are seeking an experienced iOS engineer to help us build & grow Cheddars thriving business news network. Youll be joining a lean team of passionate engineers & designers who care deeply about delivering amazing experiences to hundreds of thousands of daily viewers. In this role, youll have the opportunity to work across a variety of platforms, engaging with cutting edge technology for web, mobile, OTT, & broadcast. We are looking for someone who is excited to learn, tackle new challenges, & make an incredible impact on our products.
You should have proven experience building iOS apps that are available in the App Store & be extremely capable in Swift. If you happen to have a bit of experience with Android, too that would be fantastic, but is not required. You will be working closely with other engineers, & ideally you are familiar with cross-platform mobile frameworks & hybrid mobile technologies or very keen to learn. We welcome new ideas, tools, & technologies, & you should be eager to share & teach as a part of our collaborative team. This is a lead position & will be expected to mentor, pair, & provide technical leadership to junior mobile engineers on our team.
We are excited by what were building, & we care about the quality of our code, as well as our user experience. We will expect you to balance high standards & thoughtful development with a pragmatic approach to getting things done. Our culture is fast-moving, & engineers who like to work on a wide variety of projects, try new technologies, & collaborate with cross-functional teams thrive with us. If this sounds like you, wed love to talk.
Required Skills & Experience:
- At least 4 years of professional experience in software & mobile engineering, including experience with consumer-facing mobile apps
- Experience architecting, developing, & implementing product features & improvements
- Strong experience with iOS & a willingness to learn cross-platform technologies
- Strong familiarity with Swift
- Excited to explore technologies, develop new skills, & share knowledge
- Flexible, pragmatic, & oriented toward finding solutions
- Communicative, collaborative, & open-minded, with a track record of working cross-functionally
Our Benefits & Culture:
The Cheddar team moves at lightning speed & our employees have the opportunity to make an extraordinary impact. We are growing fast & achieving milestones every day. Our team is direct, relentless, ethical, proactive, & different. All of our full time employees receive a competitive compensation & benefits package, which includes stock options, health, dental, & vision insurance, disability & life insurance, 401K, discounted gym membership, commuter benefits, generous paid leave, drinks & snacks, team events, happy hours, & more.
Cheddar is an equal opportunity employer, & we actively cultivate an inclusive workplace that celebrates diversity. We welcome all candidates & are committed to hiring people with a wide variety of experiences & backgrounds. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, age, familial or marital status, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.