Who is Nordstrom?
Nordstrom, Inc. is a household name in most regions of United States and Canada. It is a leading fashion retailer that offers brand name clothing, shoes and accessories for men, women and children. Nordstrom operates 354 stores in 40 of the United States and Canada. Customers are served at 122 full-line stores, 221 Nordstrom Rack stores, seven Trunk Club clubhouses (a personalized styling service), two Jeffrey boutiques, and two clearance stores. In addition, Nordstrom serves online customers in 96 countries through Nordstrom.com and nordstromrack.com web sites and apps. Nordstrom also operates a Private Sale site and app HauteLook, responsible for providing customers in the US, Canada and Australia access to discounted high end fashion at considerable savings.
Nordstrom, Inc. is publicly traded on the NYSE under ticker symbol (JWN).
With strong shopping habits drift towards online shopping experience, Nordstrom is now looking to expand its engineering team to Ukraine and is opening a dedicated delivery center in Kiev. Initial plans include spinning up fully-operational iOS and Android teams of about 20 people and then doubling its size in early 2018. In order to enter Ukrainian market Nordstrom chose to partner with ZoolaTech, a US based company that has deep roots into Ukrainian Technology market. ZoolaTech will operate Nordstrom’s Development Center in close collaboration with Nordstrom’s technology management and delivery teams.
Initially, Nordstrom’s team will be settled in the office shared with other ZoolaTech teams, eventually moving to a dedicated facility. The team will be working on Nordstrom native application development, not limited to a particular domain, but rather being involved with the most business critical features. Although the team will run as an independent unit using Agile methodologies with co-located product owners in Kiev, it will operate in close collaboration with mobile development teams in Seattle, WA, where Nordstrom’s HQ is based. Please expect regular trips to Seattle to strengthen teams integration.
We are a close-knit team of iOS & Android developers, designers, testers, and product owners collaborating to make Nordstrom’s mobile applications incredible. We strive to delight our customers with each new release. We work in a high-speed, agile environment to ship features in the shortest time possible. We value energy, collaboration, and teamwork. We are constantly improving professionally, and expect the same from you.
Experience creating and publishing successful app(s) to a AppStore.
Writing clean, maintainable code, performing peer code-reviews and have excellent understanding of core iOS concepts
Work with other team members to investigate design approaches, prototype new technology and evaluate technical feasibility
Collaborating with designers, product owners, web service developers, and other teams to produce the best applications possible.
You are experienced and happy in a fast-moving, continuous flow development environment.
- Experience in OO Programming
- Experience and/or interest in Test Driven Development (TDD) and agile methodologies
- Strong communication skills
- Experience with multiple mobile platforms a plus (phone, tablet)
- Proficient with Swift and Cocoa Touch
- Experience with iOS frameworks such as UIKit, CoreGraphics, Core Animation, etc.
- Experience with Unit\UI Testing
- Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
Zoolatech is a boutique service provider, specializing in high-end software development. We are based in Silicon Valley with a Development Center in Kyiv, Ukraine. Although ZoolaTech is a relatively young player on the Eastern European market, we have deep roots and years of experience of working within Ukrainian and American high tech industries. The size of our clientele varies from Fortune 500 to inspiring startups. We are not an outsourcer in a traditional sense, rather we specialize in helping our Clients scale by extending their teams to Eastern Europe.
Over the years, we have learned that in our industry people are the most important asset, and so we treat our employees as such. We set our working environment in a way that allows individuals thrive and grow professionally, as well as personally. As much as we are dedicated to providing the best possible services to our Clients, we are just as dedicated to helping our Employees reach their professional dreams and ambitions.
Apply for job
Job posted on
14 February 2020