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iOS Developers needed for Figur8, MIT Media Lab Startup – Boston

May 27, 2017

Figur8 is looking for amazing iOS developers to join the team in Boston, MA, USA, both as an intern and full time. The applications are open to International applicants and remote options would also be considered. The position is paid, and compensation/perks would be discussed over the call. For application and/or any queries, send your cover letter for this profile and CV to

Figur8 is a VC-backed startup company based in Boston MA, started by MIT Media Lab graduates, working closely with research communities at MIT and Harvard/MGH developing the first wearable system that unlocks on-field 3D biomechanics motion tracking for everyone.

The iOS developer would be responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a range of iOS devices including Bluetooth Low Energy devices, mobile phones, and tablet computers. The primary focus will be the development of iOS applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.


  • Design and build applications for the iOS platform
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation


Proficient with Objective-C or Swift and Cocoa Touch

  • Experience with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, etc.
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
  • Knowledge of other web technologies and UI/UX standards
  • Understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
  • Knowledge of low-level C-based libraries is preferred
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications

Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git as plus

Experience with BLE devices (pairing, advertisement, communication) a plus

For application and/or any queries, send your cover letter for this profile and CV to

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