Haystack News

Mobile Engineering Lead (iOS) in Haystack News


    Remote | Senior | Full time | Mobile Development

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Haystack News is the leading local & world news streaming service reaching millions of users and empowering them with a personalized newscast. We are one of the fastest-growing TV news companies in the world. Haystack News already has direct relationships with all major TV companies (Samsung, Sony, Vizio, LG, etc) as well as hundreds of premium TV news channels including ABC News, CBSi, Bloomberg, and local TV stations for 90% of the U.S.

Haystack News is redefining the future of TV news and we pride ourselves on our ability to move faster and execute better than anyone else in our industry. We accomplish this by working with the smartest people and staying on the cutting-edge. We measure ourselves by the impact we are having on individuals’ daily lives and on the television industry as a whole. Haystack was the only streaming company to be showcased at Google IO ‘21:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YawUi6qPck

Job functions

  • Lead iOS, iPad and TvOS development
  • Perform full life-cycle development
  • Adhere to agree upon delivery schedules
  • Utilizes source control, continuous integration, and unit testing best practices
  • Work cross-functionally to define and write code for new features
  • Work with Product and Parallel Development Managers
  • Ability to clearly report on bugs, errors, and provide a viable solution for short and long-term
  • Experience Mentoring, Leading and Guiding a Senior Team
  • Development Culture: assigning sprints, negotiating architecture based on team needs, allocating and reviewing code

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
  • Strong Knowledge of Objective-C & Swift
  • Strong knowledge of Backend Systems, and Integrations with iOS Products
  • Experience integrating with RESTful APIs
  • Experience with diverse Architectures within Swift
  • Consumer-Application Development Experience
  • Knowledge of App Store rules and legal regulations
  • Framework Diversity: Strong working knowledge of several iOS Frameworks
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies and ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills
  • Scalable Coding experience for applications with thousands of users


Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.

Remote work policy

Fully remote

Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.

About Haystack News

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

Mobile Engineering Lead (iOS)
Haystack News •     Remote
Requires applying in English