YouVersion iOS Software Engineer

Technology / Software
Job Type:
Education Required:
Experience Required:
2-5 years
Job Description
The YouVersion iOS Software Engineer will collaborate with an agile, Christ-centered team to prototype new app and feature ideas and design and implement new features.

God’s Word is alive. It moves in our hearts, speaks to our souls, and changes us every single day. And as our culture shifts, the ways we engage with God’s Word and each other are evolving, too. YouVersion is building new ways for everyday people to experience the uncommon message of the Gospel through technology. We believe wholeheartedly in the life-giving power of His Word, and we want to work alongside people like you—dreamers, innovators, and sold-out Christ-followers—to create new avenues for people to deepen their intimacy with God.

The YouVersion Team is seeking a forward-thinking Software Engineer to join our small, collaborative team. You’ll be responsible for the end-to-end development of our iOS applications and sharing our passion for new technology, research, and innovation. If you’re looking to dedicate your life to drive development of multiple mobile apps that have the potential to change millions of lives around the world, keep reading!

You are:

    • Passionate about the global effect of Bible engagement 
    • Energized by learning new methodologies and systems
    • Willing to do whatever it takes to help your team be successful
    • Comfortable with ambiguity, shifting deadlines, and the iterative design process
    • Able to drive a project from a simple idea to the finished product
    • An experienced mentor with a desire to lead
    • A strong time manager and have the organizational skills to drive projects to completion

You will be:

    • Quickly prototyping new app and feature ideas that make effective use of new platforms and technologies at the forefront of mobile tech   
    • Designing and implementing new features and creating human interfaces
    • Collaborating with team members representing product, design, web development, and product marketing

You have:

    • 3+ years of experience in iOS development and/or software development
    • Expertise in Git, MacOS, iOS application development, Cocoa, and Objective-C/Swift
    • Deep understanding of interactive application development patterns
    • Knowledge of iOS SDK performance tools and optimization techniques 
    • Experience building unit tests and running continuous integration/deployment (CI/CD)
    • Skills in client/server architecture and integrated mobile applications, REST
    • Passion for the end-to-end user experience

The cherry on top:

    • You want to be part of a team that cares about you, your personal growth, and professional development
    • You’ve published one or more applications in the iOS App Store
    • You can translate English into Binary

Work Perks:
When you join the Life.Church team, our prayer is that your family will be closer, your leadership will be sharper, your finances will be stronger, your faith will be deeper, and your heart will be larger. And while the biggest perk to working at Life.Church is doing work that makes an eternal difference, you'll find that's not the only benefit we offer: 

Flexible paid time off
Industry-leading medical, dental, and vision coverage
Generous employer 401K contribution match
Childcare benefits
Casual dress code
Professional development funds

Learn More:
You may not realize it, but YouVersion was created by the local church in 2007, and remains a ministry of Life.Church to this day. Named one of the largest, fastest-growing and most innovative churches in America, we are one church in multiple locations and are passionate about our missional use of technology. 

Learn more about what it’s like to work at Life.Church: www.life.church/careers. To view the expectations and responsibilities of this role, click here. This role is located at Life.Church Central Offices in Edmond, OK.