Director of Mobile Engineering

Engineering Boise, Idaho


Description

Our Mission: 

To help people change their life and become their best self!

Job Summary:

The Director of Mobile Engineering is a critical engineering leadership role that will help ensure Bodybuilding.com’s success in the mobile realm. The perfect candidate will use their expertise in architecture and designing mobile application experience to help define the direction of applications that literally change lives. Candidates should have experience in building native applications in JavaScript, Java, Objective-C, and Swift using 3rd-party libraries and at least one app in either the Apple or Google app store.

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Working with the product owner to develop requirements for new features
  • Finding and fixing bugs
  • Researching new techniques and libraries
  • Testing code
  • Collaborating with others
  • Overall System Architect. Develop innovative solutions in conjunction with the rest of the engineering team that meet the customer’s expectations.
  • Lead engineering activities for assigned projects, establish engineering priorities, and ensure on-time delivery.
  • Lead difficult technical problems to resolution with sense of urgency. Problem solve from a system standpoint rather than a particular discipline.
  • Implement engineering performance measurements to achieve planned improvement goals in quality, timeliness, and cost effectiveness.

We give a lot of freedom to developers in decision-making and input, so candidate should demonstrate familiarity and expertise in all things mobile.

 

 Knowledge, Education, Skills, and Abilities:

  • 5+ years developing mobile applications, React Native a big plus.
  • Experience working in a collaborative coding environment, refining designs together, working through code reviews and managing pull requests.
  • 5 – 10 years of experience in mobile programming and mobile architecture.
  • Previous experience building mobile applications with rich UI and great UX.
  • Apps in the Google Play Store or Apple App Store
  • Familiarity with Material Design and Apple Human Interface Guidelines
  • Solid knowledge of architectural approaches (MVC, MVP, MVVM)
  • Building apps against REST based APIs
  • Embedded databases experience
  • Automation testing, continuous integration and unit testing
  • Experience deploying software to large user bases a plus

 

What You’ll Love About Us:

Bodybuilding.com is the world’s largest online sports nutrition retailer, offering its visitors over 12,000 products, over 25,000 articles, 9,000 plus videos and a robust social network with over 1.5 million members all designed to help our visitors achieve their health, fitness and appearance goals! Employees have ranked us as one of Idaho’s Best Places to Work for 4 straight years!


Core Values:

CUSTOMER

F - Fearless & Fast …We are not afraid to fail! We embrace risk and drive change with urgency.

I - Inclusive …We honor, respect and encourage diversity and differences! We celebrate wins by collaborating, sharing goals, supporting each other and having fun.

R - Results Driven …We are passionate about customers and business results! We achieve results through talent nurturing, intentional goal setting, data-driven decisions and execution.

S - Serve Communities …We give back to the communities to which we owe our success! Our customers, colleagues, partners, family, friends and neighbors. 

T - Trust & Accountability …We empower and hold each other accountable to deliver on commitments, and trust each other’s positive intent.

  • Who We Arehttps://youtu.be/smZrTVZ2bj0
  • Health Benefits com provides comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family.
  • Financial and Savings ProgramsWhether it’s flexible spending or competitive retirement plans, we work with you to capitalize on total compensation now and into the future.
  • Work Life balance and more:To make sure of work-life balance, we offer paid and volunteer time off, and access to discounts and an amazing onsite fitness center.
  • Global Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging:We fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds of all to cultivate a higher performing organization.
  • Check out Careers Youtube Page :https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5aqJSIWQHtO65LVUz3OzYA


Bodybuilding.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this classification.  It is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the employee assigned to this job.