Whatnot

Livestream shopping platform and marketplace.

iOS Engineer

Location
San Francisco, CA / Los Angeles, CA / Scottsdale, AZ / New York, NY / Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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About the role

About Whatnot

Whatnot is a Livestream shopping and community marketplace where you can geek out with collectors and other like-minded people. Whatnot is backed by some of the industry’s best venture capital investors, including Andreessen Horowitz and Y Combinator. If enabling creators to make a living off their passion and building the future of e-commerce gets you excited, please apply!

The Role

We're looking for iOS engineers with a proven track record for building slick UI's that people love. Whatnot is growing very rapidly, so you must be able to deal with the pressure/growth that comes with a high-growth environment. You will be working in a high-growth startup, wearing multiple hats.

The software team has a lot of individual responsibility and a lot more freedoms, so we need to hire people we can trust. Your ability to make good trade-offs and exercise good judgment is particularly important to us.

Responsibilities

  • Build intuitive user interfaces from the ground up.
  • Create modifiable, maintainable, and well-tested code.
  • Investigate and solve issues with bugs and data inconsistencies.
  • Improve the availability and performance of current systems.
  • Work with the engineering team to define implementation strategy, define overall requirements, and redefine a product, if needed.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of software engineering experience
  • 2+ years of experience writing iOS apps
  • Expert in Swift and SwiftUI (or UIKit)
  • You are known for ship lightning fast, making good trade-off decisions
  • Excellent communication/writing skills
  • Self-starter. You will be able to hit the ground running with little direction

Bonus

  • Startup experience at a high-growth company
  • Integrating live video streaming within apps
  • Can also build Android apps
  • Backend development experience in languages such as Python, Elixir
  • GraphQL/Apollo experience

Compensation

Full-time and benefits (top-quality healthcare benefits, generous parental leave, unlimited vacation policy, lunch, internet & cell phone expensed, highly competitive compensation, equity)

Why you should join Whatnot

Whatnot is a livestream shopping platform and marketplace where you can buy, sell, go live and geek out with collectors and other like-minded people.

We're focused on product categories that people are passionate about like Sports Cards, Pokemon Cards, NFTs, Sneakers and more.

Whatnot is the fastest growing marketplace ever in the United States and has raised $225M from YC, A16Z, Capital G and others.

Whatnot
Founded:2019
Team Size:300
Location:Los Angeles, CA
Founders
Logan Head
Logan Head
Founder
Grant LaFontaine
Grant LaFontaine
CEO