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Application Programmer - iPhone
WS Group is a leading Mobile apps and AI Bots company with headquarters in New York and offices in London, Singapore & India. With a singular focus of driving "user engagement", the products & solutions span multiple industries and channels It is a premier bots and machine learning company that helps brands leverage the promise of AI. This is a unique products company in East India with a focus on building cutting-edge AI-enabled products for Enterprise.
It has over 250 professionals across AI & Mobile stacks in Microsoft and Open Source frameworks. Offices are spread across Singapore, London & New York, Kolkata.
Kolkata new office is one of its kind located in the IT heart of the city Rajarhat with approx. 50,000 sq ft workspace including yoga, lunch, library and over 4000 sq ft of recreation and relaxation space.
WS Group is a certified partner system integrator of
Web Spiders Group is seeking a Application Programmer - iPhone to join. The ideal candidate will have experience with developing iOS-based apps for iPhone. Good in Objective C, OOPS, pointers, memory management, threading, and design patterns. Must know advance features like InApp billing, analytics, APNS, Firebase, iTunes services. Understanding of SwiftCore Data, XML parsing, JSON parsing, mapkit etc. The candidate must have strong analytical skills with Innovative ideas and able to think on their feet.
Prior Experience: Minimum 3+ Years of experience in iPhone Application Development.
Location: Kolkata (Rajarhat-New Town)
Gathering, analyzing and documenting business requirements. Consolidating clients' requirements from partial/incomplete specifications and anticipating their expectations. Suggesting technical solutions for clients' business requirements.
Interacting (on-site & offshore) with clients to make sure their needs are properly addressed, validated and implemented against commercial and technical viability.
Ability to identify key/broad objectives of clients. Visualizing different business scenarios from higher levels of abstraction. Identifying, conceptualizing and documenting proper technical solutions and suggesting approaches against challenges that exist in various business frameworks.
Crafting the right architecture (both logical & physical) for different solutions by taking care of security, performance, availability, compliance, scalability and maintainability aspects. Documenting, communicating and explaining the same to the development team.
Identifying and mitigating risks associated with technical architecture ensuring proper implementation and deployment.
Planning, managing & monitoring the implementation process. Leading the implementation process by providing various technical suggestions, solutions and troubleshooting assistance during development and deployment.
Awareness of emerging trends and developments in the world of technology and utilizing them suitably in work.
To design, develop, test and implement an iOS application as well as continue production of new versions of the application.
Operates effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment.
Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.
Platform: iOS (Knowledge of additional mobile platforms would be an added advantage).
User Interface: UI Kit Framework.
Working knowledge in Swift, Obj C.
Geo-location: Map Kit Framework.
Coding for phone sensors like (Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass).
Coding experience in Store Kit and Game Kit.
Service orientation: Knowledge of Web Services, XML, SOAP, REST API, JSON, RSS.
Design methodologies: OOP, various design patterns, UML.
Implementation: MS Project, Uploading and deployment to iTunes.
Design document: MS Visio.
Fortune 500 Customers
Over 300 employees globally
Singapore, India, UK, USA
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Apart from a state-of-the-art office with ergonomically friendly atmosphere, Web Spiders offers a host of other benefits to its employees like:
Regular and Process Oriented Appraisals
Employee performances are evaluated on a quarterly basis. All employees have easy access to the management for regular feedback and exchange of ideas.
Training Room and Library
We have a training room and a library with an extensive range of books, magazines and electronic resources available for advanced learning and development.
We offer high-quality, fresh and healthy lunch at a 50% subsidized rate. Complimentary snacks are also served during evening hours.
Web Spiders offers regular on-the-job training programs on Drupal, Sitecore, Kentico, EKTRON, HTML and other upcoming technologies. We also offer soft skills training programs periodically.
There is also a unique training program for freshers known as PRATHAM. Best of the class is absorbed into live projects. Interested employees can write to [email protected].
Deserving candidates qualify for on-site training programs in US/UK as well as sponsorships for special training camps.
Paid transportation benefit
Employees are entitled to get reimbursed for transportation after 9.30 pm as per office rules.
Rewarding Buddy-Referral Program
You can recommend your friends for suitable positions. In addition to the thrill of working with your friends, you also get an attractive incentive based on the seniority and designation of the selected candidates.
Complementary Yoga Session at Office
You are entitled to enjoy the health benefits of free yoga training sessions, twice a week.
Paid and Sick Leave - 20 Days
Apart from standard public holidays (details on our Intranet) employees are entitled to the following leave structure after 4 months of their tenure.
Paid leaves – 14 days in a calendar year
Sick leaves – 6 days in a calendar year
Employees of Web Spiders are entitled to 26 weeks of paid maternity leave as per statutory laws and company guidelines.
Special Bereavement Benefit
It is available to employees for immediate family bereavement and is processed in a short notice. It forms part of overall leave and can be extended based on the management's decision.
Normal working hours at Web Spiders are from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. (Monday through Friday)
Awards for Excellence
No good deed goes unrewarded at Web Spiders. Excellent performance is officially recognized with Awards for Excellence and Certificates of Merit at our Annual Town Hall Meets.
For outstation candidates, Web Spiders provides comprehensive relocation support, including relocation fees and airfare.
Fun @ Web Spiders
Spiders love to work hard and party harder! Parties, picnics and movie trips are all a part of our work culture at Web Spiders!
We have 2 table tennis boards in our campus. You can break into a little sweat, get your brain racing and come back to work refreshed. More details and guidelines are on the office intranet.
After 5 years of continuous service, employees become eligible for gratuity. It is given @copy; 15 days basic salary for every completed year of service.
Income Tax Consulting on request
We offer free tax consulting through our Chartered Accountants.
WS Group is an equal opportunities employer and all applicants will be treated fairly on merit regardless of their; gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical characteristics, religion, race, nationality, ethnic origin or disability.