Klout knows that a unique and engaging mobile experience is critically important to our users and to the future of our product. We’re building a strong mobile development team and are seeking a talented developer to join us as an iOS or Android engineer.
Familiarity with the iOS or Android SDK and Java is important, but even more so is your interest in mobile applications and your willingness to learn quickly. You’ll need to be hungry to “wear all hats” and work in a fast-paced startup environment alongside other experienced mobile, web, and back-end engineers. Together we will bring Klout into the hands of millions of people and raise their expectations for what mobile applications can do.
Here's what you need to have:
Experience developing native iOS or Android applications, either professionally or via personal projects. We’ll want to examine at least one app to see an example of your work
At least one app in the Apple or Google Play store with a rating of 2.5 or above (please provide links)
Expertise in implementing user interfaces and working closely with designers
Experience both building and consuming RESTful APIs
A passion for mobile devices and technologies
Ability to wear many hats and learn new technologies quickly
BS in Computer Science or equivalent
Extensive experience developing and shipping iOS or Android applications
Working with geospatial data and technologies (mobile GPS, geospatial datastores)
Building HTML-based mobile applications
Web application backend development
Integrating applications with Twitter and Facebook
Here's what to expect:
Competitive pay, 100% paid health premium benefits and 50% dependent premiums
3 weeks of vacation
Catered lunches, snacks, drinks
Passionate people building great products
A fun environment where people get the job done
Appreciation of exceptional science and engineering
Doing something no one has ever done before
Klout began with a very simple idea: Everyone has influence—the ability to drive action. Klout built on this idea to show anyone how he or she can influence the world and its future.
Klout was founded in 2008 to empower everyone to unlock their influence. We come to work every day inspired to help people understand the power of their voices and democratize influence.
Klout is a privately held company based in San Francisco, California. We’re a growing startup backed by Kleiner Perkins, among others.
Klout - 18 months ago