Haystack News

iOS Engineer in Haystack News


Lima (Hybrid) | Semi Senior | Full time | Mobile Development

Gross Salary $2800 - 4000 USD/month

Relocation offered

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Haystack News is the leading local & world news service on Connected TVs reaching millions of users! This is a unique opportunity to work at Haystack News, one of the fastest-growing TV startups in the world. We are already preloaded on 37% of all TVs shipped in the US!

Be part of a Silicon Valley startup and work directly with the founding team. Jumpstart your career by working with Stanford & Carnegie Mellon alumni and faculty who have already been part of other successful startups in Silicon Valley.

You should join us if you're hungry to learn how Silicon Valley startups thrive, you like to ship quickly and often, love to solve challenging problems, and like working in small teams.

See Haystack's feature at this year's Google IO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YawUi6qPck

Job functions

You'll be responsible for developing the Haystack News app on iOS and tvOS devices, and helping us migrate to the latest iOS technologies (SwiftUI/Combine).

  • Build engaging features to improve the user experience in our flagship News streaming app
  • Apply the latest trends in ios development based on SwiftUI and Combine to create engaging experiences
  • Build the foundational technologies that empower all mobile teams by joining the App Platforms team
  • Design focused development taking care of tech debt and ensuring new code being written as per current and agreed upon design patterns
  • Collaborate with software developers to integrate existing technologies (APIs) into a mobile application

Qualifications and requirements

  • Strong written and spoken English is a must!
  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with 2+ years of related professional work experience
  • Strong software engineering skills with expertise in Objective C and/or Swift
  • Expertise in object oriented design and usage of current design on platform
  • Experience integrating with RESTful APIs
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies and ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills


Unlimited vacations :)
Travel to team's offsite events
Work remotely or at the office or both!
Learn about multiple platforms

Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Relocation offered If you are moving in from another country, Haystack News helps you with your relocation.
Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Meals provided Haystack News provides free lunch and/or other kinds of meals.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Computer repairs Haystack News covers some computer repair expenses.
Commuting stipend Haystack News offers a stipend to cover some commuting costs.
Computer provided Haystack News provides a computer for your work.
Education stipend Haystack News covers some educational expenses related to the position.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Personal coaching Haystack News offers counseling or personal coaching to employees.
Conference stipend Haystack News covers tickets and/or some expenses for conferences related to the position.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal Haystack News gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.
Beverages and snacks Haystack News offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.
Parental leave over legal Haystack News offers paid parental leave over the legal minimum.

Remote work policy


This job takes place some days from home and others at the office.

About Haystack News

Haystack News is one of the fastest-growing companies in the connected TV space. — Haystack News's full profile

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