Lead Product Engineer - Mac Desktop
Kicksend - Mountain View, CA

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Kicksend is looking for a gifted Mac desktop developer with an eye for carefully crafted and well-designed product. A big plus to folks who have publicly released a Mac desktop app independently or through the Mac App Store.


Build intuitive, exciting new user experiences on Kicksend's Mac desktop app

Work closely with product management, designers, and other teams

Rapidly fix bugs and solve pressing problems

Conduct design and code reviews

Talk to our users everyday


Excellent OO programming skills in Objective-C

Cocoa GUI programming experience

Experience with client/server application development

Experience building long-running, low-memory desktop apps

Experience with Core Data or SQL databases

Strong sense of design and user experience

Strong communication and documentation skills

Have a passion for making Kicksend even better

Bonus Points

Publicly released a Mac desktop applications

Have created iOS applications

Previous startup experience

Active Kicksend user

Our people wear multiple hats. We like hiring people who are dangerous in two or three areas, and very, very good (or can learn how to be) in multiple others. If you choose to be a generalist, we want to talk to you right now. As a very early part of our team, you will also have direct input into many of the decisions that will decide the future of Kicksend.

We practice data-driven product design and engineering. It’s not for everyone, you need to have enough discipline to not get attached to ideas that don’t deliver measurable results.

We optimize for your happiness - we pay very well, have stellar benefits, emphasize a sane work-life balance as much as possible and offer an equity stake. We’re based out of beautiful Mountain View, a prime startup hub in Silicon Valley.

What we also offer is a chance to see first-hand what a startup in the Bay Area is really like. If you’re of the entrepreneurial mindset, you should seriously think about joining us.