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Staff iOS Software Engineer (Poatek - Brazil applicants)


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Staff-Level iOS Developer

São Paulo-SP, Brazil or Porto Alegre-RS, Brazil

Who We Are

In 2021, Poatek was acquired by WillowTree, an award-winning digital product consultancy recognized as one of the fastest growing and best places to work in the United States. Now a [TELUS International company](https://www.willowtreeapps.com/insights/a-letter-from-willowtree- president-tobias-dengel), with offices across the globe, we continue to partner with the world’s leading brands, such as the NBA, Capital One, HBO, PepsiCo, Domino’s and more, to design, build, and transform their digital products and strategies. We’re looking to grow our Poatek offices in Brazil with top talent excited to collaborate with team members across the globe to deliver innovative solutions for our clients.

Location and Flexibility

This is a hybrid role, which we’ve termed Work from Near (WFN). You’ll work on-site from either our São Paulo or Porto Alegre office at least three days a week and have the flexibility to work remotely for two days a week. Our WFN culture is designed to foster in-person innovation, collaboration, and connection with team members local and visiting from other global offices.

The Opportunity

As a Staff iOS Engineer, you will guide and contribute across projects, solving complex technical challenges and ensuring alignment with platform- level design patterns. You will provide leadership in understanding and implementing modern observability principles, advocating for best practices, and managing technical debt. Your role will extend to thought leadership within the industry and fostering a positive and productive team environment. You will leverage your expertise to coach teams, delegate tasks appropriately, and proactively support less experienced engineers, ensuring successful project delivery.

**Responsibilities **

  • Solve complex technical challenges across clients' organizations, and clearly articulate decisions to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Guide and contribute to platform-level design patterns, ensuring organization-wide consistency.
  • Advocate for modern observability principles and best practices for monitoring performance in deployed systems and applications.
  • Break down large projects into small and shippable pieces of software, following principles of continuous delivery and integration.
  • Provide coaching and advice to teams as they consider and implement test strategies.


  • Proven experience (7+ years) as an iOS Engineer, with a track record of leading complex projects.
  • Deep understanding of iOS platform, including the ability to pick up new languages, frameworks, platforms, and patterns quickly.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and apply modern observability principles and testing methodologies.
  • Experience with continuous integration infrastructure, including orchestrating for minimal pipeline run times.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to present complex technical and project related information effectively.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively delegate tasks and mentor less experienced engineers.
  • Proven ability to proactively identify and manage technical debt.
  • Track record of contributing to thought leadership in the industry.

Bonus Points

  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to a positive team environment and redirect negative energy in a constructive way.
  • Experience with creating tooling and guidance that benefits the delivery of projects across the company.
  • Active contribution to industry thought leadership, such as blogs, industry events, local platform meetups, or open source contributions.
  • Ability to utilize effective data visualizations and persuasive arguments to drive agreement.

Why Poatek?

What We Offer:

  • Be part of an innovative consultancy with a human-centered and culture with opportunities for ownership and professional growth
  • Competitive salary and benefits package (annual bonus)
  • Opportunity to work on innovative agile projects with other high-performing, passionate team members from all over the globe (international travel opportunities)
  • Collaborative work environment that encourages continuous learning and professional development (including English classes, support in national and international courses,
  • Flexible work hours and autonomy
  • Voucher for health activities, food allowance, in-office snacks, drinks, and games

If you love IT as much as we do, we look forward to meeting you!

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