Senior iOS Engineer

Engineering · Dublin, Leinster
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Senior iOS Engineer

Drop is looking for a talented and experienced iOS Engineer to join a passionate team with the mission to bring value and a great user experience to our products.

You will learn about the new and growing domain of smart kitchen appliances and develop the Drop Recipes app with input from design sprints, user testing and partner requests. Combining IoT devices and step-by-step recipes provided by our platform with modern design patterns and best practices.

Drop’s main product is Kitchen OS, a system that interacts with IoT devices, third-party services, customer-facing apps and web tools while maintaining a strong brand identity. You will need to coordinate and work with other teams taking care of individual components.

You’ll be based in our Dublin office (working from home for now) and report to the Mobile Team Lead.


  • Implement new features, UI experiments and improvements for our iOS App
  • Contribute to product development working with Product Owners, UI and UX designers
  • Own the entire development lifecycle for the specific project, including testing, qa and releasing
  • Keep the Android and iOS solutions in sync

Minimum qualifications

  • 4+ year of development on iOS with Swift
  • Understanding of common design patterns and GUI architectures
  • A Bachelor’s degree related to software development or 5+ years of experience in software development
  • Experience with source control and code review

Desired qualifications

  • Experience with functional reactive programming
  • Experience with unit and UI testing
  • Knowledge of clean code practices
  • Proactively present ideas, expectations and information in a concise, well-organised way


  • In 3 months you’ll have gained an understanding of the main components of the apps and be able to deliver improvements and new functionalities driven by quarterly team objectives.
  • In 6 months you’ll have delivered a functionality that impacted the achievement of the company goals for 2020, and significant contribution in the maintenance and the quality of the codebase.

What is it like working at Drop?

We get a lot done by prioritising well and being effective instead of busy. We care deeply about our customers and the product experiences we provide. We treat each other with respect, speak our minds, and always listen to each other — regardless of function or seniority. We are authentic and humble and trust each other to do a great job. We move and iterate fast, without breaking things. Learn more about our values here

When we aren’t working, you’ll find us on company retreats, taking lunches in the park, doing yoga in the office, going to whiskey tastings, or cooking for each other

We offer a competitive compensation package, equity, healthcare, free coffee and snacks, and so much more! 

Most importantly, a career at Drop is one that is both rich and rewarding with many opportunities and room for growth. This is truly a unique opportunity to be part of an exceptional team.  If you’re up for the challenge, we want to hear from you!


About Drop 

Drop is the leading smart kitchen platform specialising in recipe and kitchen appliance technology to connect the whole cooking journey. Over 100 different appliance models from brands like Bosch, Electrolux, GE Appliances, Instant Brands, Panasonic, Kenwood, LG Electronics and Thermomix can now be controlled from the Drop Kitchen OS platform and the Drop Recipes app at the centre of it all. 

A love for great food is at our core. We believe that cooking and eating well feeds the soul and our mission is to spread the love of home cooking by making it effortless and rewarding. We do this by creating a magical user experience that yields perfect results. 

Founded in 2012, Drop currently operates from offices in San Francisco, California; Dublin, Ireland; and Zaragoza, Spain. 

Drop is proud to be an equal opportunities employer, and we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from candidates from a range of national, ethnic or cultural groups. This job description is a guide of the calibre of person we need, but that we also know some skills are transferrable. So if you are an exceptional candidate with mismatching skills, please apply and explain why you would be a great fit for Drop.

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