ZOZI is hiring a

Senior iOS Developer

San Francisco, United States

ZOZI’s mission is to provide best in class online booking software for activity businesses and inspire people to experience the world. We’ve been named one of the "Top 100 Brilliant Companies" by Entrepreneur Magazine, “America’s Most Promising Companies” by Forbes, and "Top 50 Best Places to Work" by Outside Magazine for five years in a row.

For tour, activity and event businesses, ZOZI Advance® is the fastest growing online reservation, payment and customer management software used by thousands of businesses across nearly 90 countries.  For people who crave new experiences, ZOZI.com helps them discover and book thousands of activities and travel getaways, and find inspiring articles by ZOZI Gurus® and experts – 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

5 million people have used ZOZI to discover and book things to do around the globe, purchasing nearly half a billion dollars in activities.

Our company culture is built on passionate people - we value our team above all else and strive to have every person thrilled to build this company together. The team is highly incentivized to do well, and we’re heavily invested in the future of each person. We realize that talented people have options, and those who choose ZOZI mean a great deal to us. We want you to grow professionally, have a lot of fun and be surrounded by the best.

We offer great perks like a 401K, 100% company paid health benefits, professional development budget and more. We also have a “flex vacation” policy, which means there’s no formal number of days off per year - you take time when you need it. We also offer free ZOZI experiences, a company paid iPhone, sabbatical time, gym memberships, and a bike-equipped office at the end of the Embarcadero in San Francisco.

We've attracted some of the best investors, partners, and awards thanks to the dedication of our immensely talented team. If you like the idea of building a company that helps people create life memories, join us!

Get Out There™ at www.zozi.com/advance and www.zozi.com.

Whats in it for us?

Were always on the lookout for passionate engineers. But, right now, were also entering a period of rapid expansion. We need your help to build beautiful applications that will take ZOZI to the next level.

Whats in it for you?

We value being a top-notch engineering organization, and have the same high standards with our code and people. We value learning and growth (and you not getting bored) so we invest regular time in pushing ourselves. You cannot experience life any better from your desk chair than you can from your couch. So, as a company, we require our employees to get out there and enjoy life. To ensure they do, we offer free ZOZI credits and a take what you need vacation policy. We also offer a generous professional development program, health club and cell phone allowances, and great benefits.

What about engineering?

Were a fun group with a focus on getting things done. We utilize a truly agile planning process, with regular planning and retrospective meetings. In between those meetings, we pair program when it make sense, test first as much as possible, and refactor and retool as required.

What we expect to see?

  • 4+ years experience building iOS applications using Objective-C the iOS SDK and its numerous frameworks.
  • 1+ year experience building iOS applications using Swift
  • Masterful knowledge of Xcode and developer tools.
  • Expert ability to debug and diagnose problems in mobile environments
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
  • Familiarity in working with REST APIs
  • Expertise in working with Git for source control in a distributed environment
  • Strong sense of good design and UX sensibility
  • Demonstrable understanding of good architectural design principles
  • Passion and appreciation for building UIs
  • Desire to learn

What would really impress us?

  • Experience building booking or POS apps
  • Having already published at least one original iOS app
  • Experience developing Android apps as well
  • Solid understanding of OS X and/or Linux
  • Experience with other tools and technologies
  • Active participation in the software development community (online or offline)
  • Hobbies and interests in areas other than technology


What else can we say?

We want to inspire our customers to get out there. We’ve arranged for people to dive with sharks, climb mountains, and fly fighter jets. Our merchants teach people to bake sourdough, pair wine and chocolate, and breathe mindfully. Whether its something fun to do around the corner, a weekend getaway, or the biggest item on your bucket list, you'll find it on zozi.com along with the gear you need to make the most of the experience.