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Lead Mobile Developer

We are looking for a Lead Mobile Developer to join a small, committed technical team at Ad Hoc Labs, makers of the Burner app. We empower people to take control over their identity and privacy by giving them fully functional, powerful, and reliable second phone numbers.

As our Lead Mobile Developer, you will be responsible for our iOS and Android apps. You will collaborate with the product team to execute UI, build new features, and maintain the current codebase. Since we are a small team, you will also have the opportunity to learn new technologies and work on all parts of our technology stack.

Responsibilities include:

  • Strategy and development of native apps while working on an agile team and leading in-house mobile development team

  • Support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test, release and support)

  • Write clean, maintainable native application code for iOS and Android

  • Packaging apps for deployment to App Stores

  • Develop the technical vision and design specifications of projects and lead in implementation.

  • Collaborate closely with the product team develop and iterate user interfaces and features.

  • Maintain current knowledge of technology landscape and emerging developments on mobile platforms


  • Proven work experience as a Mobile developer on iOS and Android platforms

  • Expertise in iOS development

  • Solid Experience with Android development

  • At least 2 released applications on the App store or the Android market

  • 3+ years with Swift or Objective-C

  • 3+ Java or Kotlin

  • Experience and interest in other software platforms and technologies

  • Knowledge of popular 3rd party tools and apis

  • Ability to diagnose problems and solve them independently

  • Experience working with agile teams

what we offer you:

We have excellent perks and benefits, including:

  • Meaningful work on an innovative and growing set of products

  • Collaborative, cross-functional work culture with an emphasis on autonomy and communication

  • Creative, dog-friendly, snack-filled work space in a converted industrial building in a walk- and bike-friendly neighborhood

  • Health and Dental coverage for employees, dependents & domestic partners

  • Investment in career development, including training, conferences, and online learning resource

Ad Hoc Labs is committed to building a diverse, inclusive company and encourages applications from candidates of all backgrounds. We provide excellent medical and other benefits, and will consider full-time, part-time, partial remote, or other flexible arrangements for the right candidate.


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Ad Hoc Labs, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit.  We seek to employ the most qualified person in every job. Ad Hoc Labs, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, age, color, race, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, physical & mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws.