Director, Mobile Engineering (iOS & Android)

Santa Monica, California, United States · Engineering


We are looking for a strong hands-on, Director, to lead our Mobile Application Engineering team located at our HQ in Santa Monica, CA. You and the team will own all aspects of our native apps feature set and delivery.

Your Responsibilities

You will lead a team of 4 engineers for iOS and Android application development. You will partner closely with our SVP of Engineering and product to define and plan successful delivery of all our mobile initiatives. You will enjoy being a hands-on technical leader with past experience building native apps. You will spend a fair amount of your time in the code partnering with the team on architecture level design decisions, dealing with the unexpected and working cross-team to coordinate on new product features. As a manager, your goals are serving your team to work at optimal levels by providing individual mentorship and feedback, a focus on continuous productivity improvement, and building a culture of transparency, involvement and results. We seek a professional who can help align our team skill-sets to the appropriate capabilities. Allocating teams skills to the proper challenges coding simultaneously while providing hands on architecture work is the core function of this role.

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At Surkus, our mission is to create more meaningful connections between people and brands through memorable experiences in the real and digital worlds.

We are founded on a simple value exchange:

1. Our members get free access to paid events and digital offers from our partners.

2. Our partners receive meaningful engagement from their ideal audience that drives their business.

How it Works:

The Surkus platform utilizes a matchmaking algorithm to pair members with experiences suited to their interests, whether that be food & drink events, wellness festivals, concerts, fashion & beauty pop-ups, special online offers and much more. To claim their spot, members agree to perform actions defined by the experience provider, such as check-in, social post or provide feedback.

For partners, Surkus provides a completely hands-off automated tool that delivers attendance, purchase, awareness & engagement, social amplification, and insights into their target customers.

Our technology is powered by a group of driven, talented, and aspirational people who want to make a real impact worldwide. Surkus members have participated in 10,000+ events/experiences and we are scaling globally!

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