iOS Developer Consultant

Full-time position in Ann Arbor, MI or Remote

Position Description

Working on a dynamic customer-facing team, you will be responsible for finding creative solutions for customer’s accessibility problems.  You will also be responsible for product success at customer premises by ensuring successful implementation and inclusion of Deque products in the customer development life cycle. To be most valuable you will need to be comfortable with both front-end and back-end development.

By working with the team that is respected worldwide for their web and mobile accessibility expertise you will learn about digital accessibility. Because our customers are at the leading edge of web design and implementation you will be continually exposed to and required to learn new web and mobile technology, particularly UI frameworks and patterns.

If you are the kind of developer who thrives on technical challenges and loves to stay on the leading edge of mobile app development and wants to enjoy working with talented colleagues, we have a lot to offer.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Consulting with the customer development team to provide creative solutions to the customers’ accessibility problems
  • Implement Deque’s products in the customer environment and provide appropriate technical training.
  • Host developer-centric workshops and provide training to the developers on the development of accessible components within the native applications.
  • Develop and manage accessible, reusable UI components that can be easily implemented in a customer environment

Position Description

Working on a scrum team you will be responsible for implementing product features. You will be able to initially rely on other team members to help you understand the product vision and architecture, to develop wireframes, to add help and other content and to execute functional tests. To be most valuable you will need to be comfortable with both front-end and back-end development.

By working with the team that is respected worldwide for their web and mobile accessibility expertise you will learn about digital accessibility. Because our customers are at the leading edge of web design and implementation you will be continually exposed to and required to learn new web and mobile technology, particularly UI frameworks and patterns.

We are a software product company and you will be working on the heart of the business, not just an IT system. Our products are used by some of the world’s largest companies and your work will have a positive impact on millions of people.

If you are the kind of developer who thrives on technical challenges and loves to stay on the leading edge of web development and wants to enjoy working with talented colleagues, we have a lot to offer.

Requirements

  • 3 years of Native App development experience on the iOS platform
  • Expertise in Swift and Objective-C
  • Experience in unit testing and UI testing frameworks (XCTest, etc)
  • Experience with design/development of highly available, distributed and scalable applications
  • Experience in writing automated tests and testable code
  • Experience with modern version control and build tools
  • Familiarity with agile web development processes, technologies, and tools
  • Accessibility knowledge is desirable
  • Ability to travel throughout the US and internationally is desirable

Job Location

Ann Arbor, Michigan or Remote with frequent trips to Ann Arbor

About Deque

Digital equality. It’s our mission, our vision, and our passion. We believe that websites, mobile applications, and digital content should be accessible to people with disabilities – and we’re passionate about creating technology that can make that vision a reality.

Deque (pronounced DEE-kew) helps technology leaders like Google and Microsoft, top US banks and insurance companies, retailers, airlines, hotel chains, and the biggest government agencies achieve their accessibility goals. Our accessibility tools, services, and training are unparalleled.

How to Apply

Apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter via our online application. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

In your cover letter:

  • Explain your interest in joining Deque and how you align with our Core Values
  • Depict key attributes that differentiate you as a candidate

Deque Core Values

  • Innovation with results that matter
  • Deliver what you promise
  • Can-do attitude
  • Open, direct & respectful communications
  • We care deeply
  • We practice humility

Deque is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities. Reference and background checks will be required.

Thank you for your interest in joining our exciting company!