Lead iOS Engineer [Patient Health App]

  • JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position (no agencies/C2C – see notes below)
  • LOCATION: United States only – Remote (Time Zone: CST | Partial overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $90 – $110/hr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 40hr/week – long-term.


What you’ll be working on

US-based only 

About You  

  • 6+ years of software development experience. 

  • Expert in everything iOS and Swift; Strong understanding of iOS feature set and technology landscape

  • Excellent software engineering, design, and architecture skills, including estimating schedules

  • You care deeply about the software you build and its impact on the world.  

  • You write elegant code and communicate clearly and concisely with stakeholders as you learn through iterative development cycles.  

  • You are a lifelong learner and software craftsman.  

  • A varied portfolio of projects that highlight your strengths 

The Role  

This role is an opportunity to build within a new codebase with minimal legacy code concerns. Our client aspire to all the usual industry best practices such as continuous delivery and iterative agile methodologies. They do two-week sprints and roll out their features quickly to a subset of their customers for feedback as they mature.  

The Team 

The iOS Mobile Care Team is building a new iOS app that allows patients to easily: 

  • Schedule and participate in telehealth appointments 

  • Refill their prescriptions 

  • View their lab results 

  • Message their doctor 

  • Access a family member’s care information

  • Download medical forms

  • Upload insurance information 

As a part of this team, you will be writing code that constantly improves these experiences for millions of patients. Know that your work matters by building software that makes a difference in the lives of real people.  

Day To Day 

Our client give you bandwidth to code. Your main commitment each day is to your team, attending standups and planning for the day. Outside of that, they want you to do what you do best – write effective code that empowers patients. Our client will try their hardest to keep you in the loop on news and updates in the organization as efficiently as possible. They loathe ineffective town halls and staff meetings. If you are not getting value out of a large meeting, let us know and they will work to make it better. Their goal is to set you up for success and then to get out of your way. 

Tech Stack  

Our client new iOS development is done in Swift. This would be your primary toolset. Backends are written by other teams in Node hosted in AWS (Amazon Web Services) and accessed by the mobile app via Apollo GraphQL. 

Top Skills

  • Swift
  • iOS

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