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iOS Developer

Job Location: Glasgow

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00493961


- Job description

Role: iOS Developer
Location: Glasgow
Contract Type: 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Travel: Must be willing to be based at and travel to client sites throughout the UK, Monday to Friday
We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience:
Analyst: From £26,100
Senior Analyst: from £31,424
Specialist / Team Lead: from £36,725
Associate Manager: From £42,570
Job reference: 00493961
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance with best in class established and emerging technologies. We are able to extend our technology and business capabilities by working closely with market leaders and innovators to provide our clients with the best specialised skills and tailored solutions.
With Accenture Technology you will deliver everything from point solutions for a single business function to large, long term outsourcing services, to complex systems integration installations spanning multiple businesses and functions.
We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide all of our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business!
What responsibilities will you have?
As a mobile developer, you will work as part of a larger project team. Working throughout the project delivery lifecycle, you will successfully collaborate with multiple stakeholders and colleagues across multiple specialisms which could include; end users, key client representatives, business analysts, designers, developers, operations teams and more.

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  •  Relevant experience Objective-C coding and development experience building Cocoa Touch applications for iPhone and iPad
  • Good syntactic understanding of the Swift programming language. Desirable but not essential
  • Expert in common Cocoa design patterns (MVC, Delegation etc.) including Object-Oriented design patterns – factory, Singleton etc.Solid grounding in UIKit including Storyboarding, AutoLayout, SizeClasses and Dynamic Text
  • Building data centric Apps with advanced knowledge in networking with NSURLConnection/NSURLSession using common data interchange formats (JSON, XML) and local data storage using Core Data. Should have experience in native network API’s
  • Solid practical experience of iOS Platform Security: Keychain, Certificate Pinning, Data Protection APIs and Encryption (don’t need to be expert but at least have a basic understanding)
  • Unit testing experience using XCTest/OCUnit/SenTestKit frameworks
    Working in development teams using Continuous Integration with Xcode Server and/or Jenkins
  • Knowledge of iTunes Connect, provisioning, Code-signing and IPA/Build creation, knowledge of Enterprise deployment is a bonus.
For some Accenture career levels team management responsibilities will form part of the role.
Experience in working in a client facing environment is desirable. All applicants should be fully flexible between Monday and Friday and prepared to work at any of our client locations across the UK, this may mean staying away from home during the working week.
What’s in it for you?
All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS clearance.
About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity
Closing Date for Applications 31st August 2018
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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