Launched in 2014, Peak is a brain training app developed with the help of neuroscientists that offers fun and challenging games to help improve and assess cognitive skills. Peak is based in central London and was founded by entrepreneurs from Google, Amazon, Playfish/EA and academia with a mission to revolutionise education through mobile, games and science.
We were named one of the “Best Apps Of the Year” by Apple in 24 countries and we’re a Google Play “Editors’ Choice” App. We recently raised $10 million in VC funding, in part from Spotify-backers Creandum, and currently have millions of users around the world playing our games.
You'll be joining our engineering team and working alongside game designers and neuroscientists to bring exciting games and content to millions of users worldwide.
Own and build new feature on the Peak flagship iOS appSolve challenging client performance and scaling issuesUse expert knowledge of the iOS platform to help guide design and engineering decisionsImprove unit testing and continuous integration processes
Degree in Computer Science or related field5+ years building consumer-facing web or mobile softwareAbility to build an iOS application end-to-endExpert knowledge of Objective-C and the last version of iOS SDK, SWIFT is a plusExperience building/contributing to an app already in the App StoreKnowledge of SpriteKit and SceneKit is a plusSoftware architecture experience and database design experienceStrong OOP, good knowledge in pattern and anti-pattern designExperience with Instruments, Unit and UI Automation testing, continuous integration & deploymentEligible to work in the UK
WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN US
We set our hiring bar really high - you will be working with the best.The company is growing fast; you'll have a lot of opportunity to make a real impact on our app and our brand, and learn loads from day one!Competitive salary and loads of perks including healthy snacks all day long, gym membership, your choice of hardware and a fun and friendly working environment.