We are a US based product development start-up and we are looking for passionate IOS Developers for our Gurgaon office. To know more about our company please visit: https://castleglobal.com/ To delve deep into the technical responsibilities, please visit: https://jobs.lever.co/castleglobal/1ebd6291-4887-468e-9ac0-46856039762e
Castle Global is building machine learning enabled technology products in a number of verticals across both consumer and enterprise spaces. Our consumer apps span social discovery, mobile Q&A, and e-commerce, and we've already had over 100M users collectively across our properties. Our enterprise visual intelligence platform Hive powers all of our consumer properties in content recommendation, and we have started productizing and commercializing Hive for external customers. We're working with some of the world's largest technology and content businesses to change the way they analyze unstructured image and video data. We are funded by leading investors like Peter Thiel (Founders Fund), General Catalyst, and Formation8. We have ~100 people globally, based in our San Francisco and Delhi offices. In order to execute our vision, we need to grow our team of best-in-class engineers. The ideal candidate is a team player but has the initiative to take on projects of your own. You are receptive to feedback and an open collaborator, who prioritizes team success. You are constantly learning, and using new tools and technology to broaden your skill set as a developer. You care deeply about the user experience and refuse to ship a product that is mediocre for our users. Responsibilities: Maintain a clean and extensible code base Take ownership of whole projects on your own, but also willing to be a contributing member of your iOS development team as a whole Work across disciplines with team members from front-end, backend, design, and product to ship features Help maintain our shared internal frameworks and create some of your own Actively participate in product decisions, ensuring we set reasonable development deadlines and create quality user experiences Help improve our development processes About You: BS Degree in Computer Science, or similar, from a top university You are comfortable writing solid Swift and / or Objective-C You owned, or were a primary contributor, to the development of an application on the app store You are knowledgeable of new technologies, open source frameworks and commonly used design patterns Fundamentals in OO-design, data structures, and problem-solving You have experience shipping quickly and often You are a team player - no job is too small, or too big!
This is an opportunity to play a key role in a fast moving, impact focused startup. We are building a diverse team marked by its commitment to making a positive difference in the world, drive for excellence, strong work ethic, compassion and humility; and a work culture that is highly collaborative, ambitious, creative and flat. The Opportunity - Collaborate with the Founder to build a comprehensive vision and product roadmap - Build out the architecture, team, technology stack and platform - Set the tone, best practices, and overall strategy for technical operations – from coding, project management, documentation, architecture, and scaling – and rigidly adhere to their implementation, adjusting as needed - Own & report on technology related metrics, always looking for a way to improve our users’ experiences - Identify and incorporate growing trends and best practices in technology, evaluate and identify appropriate technology platforms - Lead strategic planning to achieve goals within timelines by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting timeframes for development and deployment - Recruit, hire and lead a high quality technology team, with close collaboration and communication with a top notch data science team - Recommend technologies that support company organizational needs internally - Maintain a governance process that meets government, partner, and company expectations for information privacy - Communicate the company’s technology strategy to investors, management, staff, partners, customers, and stakeholders - Develop and manage a multi-year technology roadmap, ensuring the deployment of architectural solutions that are secure, scalable, comprehensive and maintainable - Assist the CEO with fundraising and strategy, Product & Operations Leads with feature roadmapping The Individual - We are looking for a candidate with the following skills, experience and attributes: - Must have been involved with multiple startups (some successful and others a learning experience) - Must be a hands-on entrepreneurial CTO, who has worked at least one high profile startup - Strong network to recruit from within (India and/or overseas) - Experience in leading the full cycle of web and mobile application development processes, from design to implementation - Experience with Python development and object-oriented design - Experience building web applications using MVC frameworks (Django is a plus) - Extensive knowledge of and experience with SMS, USSD or other protocols for mobile communication standards, particularly GSM - B.S. or Masters in computer engineering or related discipline, from reputed university - A natural leader - Loves the intensity, chaos and passion of start-ups, and wants to work with a fun-loving team who truly enjoy working together to realize a shared dream - Team player who is takes ownership of work, is detail and deadline oriented, with a strong work ethic Compensation & Logistics This is a full-time opportunity. Total compensation package will be in line with startup market rates; negotiable based on qualifications and experience. If brought on as VP of Engineering, then will have the option to move into CTO role with good performance. The position is based in Mumbai, India, and the candidate must live in Mumbai or be willing to relocate.
Overview We’re a mass market B2C service focusing on knowledge exchange. We are an early stage startup and are conducting user interviews. Simultaneously, we will be launching and validating our concept through an alpha app. We will be iterating the Alpha app and will be launching new features periodically. Role: We are looking for a frontend developer who will be working full time with us and will be able to help in the development of a mobile app across platforms like iOS and Android. Our frontend stack comprises of React JS and React Native (iOS and Android). They will be working in a team with the co-founders very closely. Why join? - This is one of the most exciting times in terms of product development and there will be a lot to learn. It will be a fast paced job and the experience will be invaluable. - So far, we are a team of two. You will be the first addition to the team and as such - you will have exposure across all domains of a startup. - The target demographic is global and the concept has significant potential, should it succeed. - Founders: The founders both have successful backgrounds. Advait was the founding employee at UK based startup that raised $1.6M on Kickstarter - making it one of the 0.01% of crowdfunding projects that raise over a $1M. He also worked at a prestigious venture capital firm and interacted with the founders of large portfolio companies. Rishabh is highly technical, having graduated with a 1st class degree in Computer Science from Imperial College London (amongst the top 10 in global rankings and top 3 in UK from a variety of publishers). He has also worked in the startup space before and has built complex system architecture in the past. - You will be given a high level of autonomy and significant responsibility for the task you are assigned. If you have any problems in the way we function or think that there is a better approach or mentality to certain things, we will discuss it with you until we reach a solution that is the best thing for the mission we are trying to achieve. Location: We are based in Mumbai (specifically Norman Point) but are open to the candidate working remotely.