iOS Developer

Our purpose is to entertain and educate kids all over the world and inspire their curiosity in diversity. We do that by creating a kids entertainment playground. Playground TV is a multilingual streaming platform for kids. 

Our ambition is to build a kids first multilingual media company with a passion for fun and learning technology, belief in online safety and with care for our kids’ childhood. Cant help but love Apple products? Want to help us impress Apple on iOS, iPadOS and TVOS then you must be the iOS Developer we are looking for. 

Responsibilities

  • You will be evolving the Playground TV iOS application and bring our service to Apple’s TV platform
  • You will be responsible for developing quality software on Apple’s platforms, using best practices in the industry 
  • You will collaborate in our cross-functional team to define, design, and ship value to our users in a dynamic work environment
  • You will help to continuously discover, evaluate, and implement innovations on the platform when possible
  • You will report to the technical lead at Playground TV
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.

Qualifications

  • You are a team player, ready to build with us a culture of collaboration and achieving great things together
  • You have 2-4 years of experience working with app development on Apple platforms (iOS, tvOS is a plus)
  • You are proficient with Objective-C and Swift and have experience with the key frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, Core Graphics and Core Text
  • You care for quality software, following state of the art methods and ensuring your work can evolve with our growth
  • You believe in building delightful user experiences and therefore have an interest and understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
  • You are familiar working with RESTful APIs and with 3rd parties integrations
  • Knowledge of low-level C-based libraries and experience in continuous integration are a plus

What we Offer

  • A friendly, respectful and professional working environment
  • A company with a clear purpose and the ambition to do good
  • The opportunity to have an impact early in our adventure
  • Flexibility in how you want to work. We trust you to be your best wherever that space might be. We like to meet in our cozy office in Gothenburg (with respect for regulations in place) and understand the benefits of remote work, deep focus time and freedom of choice.
  • Fair compensation with salary and option plan for early employees
  • Modern equipment necessary to perform your tasks (mobile phone, computer, etc.)

Don’t forget to have fun and feel free to be creative and inspire your colleagues.

About Playground

Founded in 2019, Playground TV is a multilingual streaming platform available on iOS, Android and web. Powered by 18 kids channels, 140 animated shows in 8 different languages, Playground TV is accessible in the UK, Germany, France, Spain, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Switzerland and Italy. Playground TV has a passion for diversity and on a mission to entertain and educate kids all over the world. Our ambition is to build a kids first multilingual media company with a passion for fun & learning technology, belief in online safety and with care for our kids’ childhood. We strive to be the first choice for multilingual families, exploring the world of animation. The company is headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden, and the service can be accessed directly on www.playground.tv or from Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore and Huawei AppGallery