Lead iOS Engineer, UKHuma

London, UK 27-04-2023
Giving the world more time. 

For the first time in human history, we have the technology, data, and insights to redefine health. Together with our partners, we will make the leap from reactive to proactive medicine. By collectively benefiting from the data we individually generate, we can all live our longest, fullest lives.  Huma partners with scientists, technologists, healthcare, and life sciences professionals to understand, treat, and ultimately prevent ill health. Giving knowledge and power to those with medical conditions, while saving clinicians time, energy, and valuable resources.

This is a hybrid position based in London, members of the engineering team are required to be in the office on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Your mission

    • Design and build applications for the iOS platform
    • Play an active role in our results-oriented Agile team
    • Experiment with new tools and technologies to produce cutting-edge solutions to business problems
    • Ensure the performance, quality and responsiveness of applications
    • Collaborate with your team to define, design and ship new features
    • Identify and correct bottlenecks, fix bugs
    • Help maintain code quality and encourage best development practices

From day one in this role, we’ll expect you to have

    • Extensive iOS development experience (iOS SDK, Xcode, Swift)
    • An excellent understanding of iOS UX/UI guidelines/best practices and the ability to engage with the creative team to deliver pragmatic solutions, balancing design, quality and velocity
    • An excellent understanding of iOS app architecture and use of design patterns
    • Experience working in Agile methodologies e.g. Scrum, Kanban
    • Strong OO skills, with an appreciation for pragmatism and simplicity in code
    • Excellent communication skills

It’s great, but not required, if you have

    • Experience with SwiftUI or Combine
    • Swift concurrency (async/await pattern)

You will thrive at Huma if you are

    • A self-solver - you are resourceful and  seek solutions through collaboration
    • A strong communicator - you practice open and clear dialogue while listening with fairness 
    • Detail-oriented - working with people’s health means we obsess over every detail and make sure we get it right 
    • A problem-solver - a passion to creatively find solutions that solve one of the biggest global challenges – human longevity
    • A builder - you roll up your sleeves and get things done A collaborator - you achieve some of the greatest results by working together

What we can offer you

    • Competitive pension scheme & salary sacrifice with Aviva
    • Prioritisation of your health and wellbeing with ClassPass or Urban Sports Club
    • EAP scheme and gym membership discount with AXA
    • Progressive private health insurance with AXA Health
    • AIG Life & income protection scheme
    • Generous share options - every employee is an owner
    • 25 days paid vacation + UK bank holidays
    • Home office allowance to support home working
    • Bike2Work scheme
    • Season ticket loan
    • Family first culture - giving the flexibility you need
    • Growth & development opportunities
Come join us!  

We believe magic happens when you bring together diverse ideas, experiences, and styles. We want to create a world where people live longer, fuller lives, and to do that well we need a team that represents all of the people and communities who use our solutions. We aspire to create an environment where everyone has the opportunity to do their best work. We are always looking for ways to improve so if you have any suggestions, please get in touch. 

Dear recruitment agency friends: Huma attracts an amazing number of direct candidates and we do not need any help at this stage, so please do not send us unsolicited agency resumes. This is not a great use of your time, and we will not accept any liability or fees for any resumes or candidates which we have not asked you to find for us.

Applications are now closed