Who are we?
BlazePod is an exciting start-up at the intersection of technology and sports, dedicated to revolutionizing the way athletes, fitness enthusiasts, and trainers enhance their performance. We've developed a groundbreaking system that combines innovative hardware and a mobile app to deliver interactive and dynamic training experiences. Our mission is to revolutionize the way athletes, fitness enthusiasts, and trainers enhance their performance.
What are we looking for?
We are seeking an exceptional Mobile Lead to join our dynamic team at BlazePod. This role is the perfect blend of hands-on technical expertise and leadership responsibilities. The ideal candidate will possess extensive experience in developing native iOS and Android apps and have a strong foundation in server development. As the Mobile Lead, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the direction of our mobile app and leading a talented team to deliver exceptional results.
What will you do?
- Lead and manage a high-performing team of mobile app developers, providing mentorship, guidance, and technical support.
- Define clear objectives, allocate resources effectively, and ensure timely project delivery.
- Foster a collaborative and inclusive work environment, encouraging knowledge sharing and continuous learning.
- Act as the technical leader and subject matter expert for mobile app development, specializing in both iOS and Android platforms.
- Architect, design, and develop complex and innovative features, ensuring high-quality, maintainable, and efficient code.
- Stay current with the latest trends and advancements in mobile app development and bring innovative ideas to the team.
- Lead by example and contribute hands-on to the development of key features and modules of the mobile app.
- Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code while adhering to industry best practices.
- Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in mobile app development and bring innovative ideas to the team.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including product managers, designers, and QA engineers, to define project scopes, priorities, and timelines.
- Monitor project progress, identify and mitigate risks, and ensure successful project delivery.
- Plan and allocate tasks efficiently to balance the team's workload and meet project deadlines.
Quality Assurance and Testing:
- Implement effective quality assurance processes, including code reviews, automated testing, and performance optimization.
- Ensure adherence to coding standards, documentation practices, and version control best practices.
- Identify and resolve technical issues and bugs promptly.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
- Proven experience (5+ years) in mobile app development, with expertise in both iOS and Android platforms.
- Experience in a leadership or managerial role, with a track record of building and managing high-performing teams.
- Experience in architecting and developing scalable, performance-oriented mobile applications.
- Demonstrated leadership experience, with a track record of building and managing high-performing mobile app development teams.
- Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
- Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
- Familiarity with Agile development methodologies.
- A passion for staying updated with the latest trends and technologies in mobile app development and fitness technology.