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Cocoa Developer
Ottawa, ON

Let’s talk shop: Lightspeed is on the hunt for a full-time Cocoa Developer to join our Ottawa based development team. As key members of our Development team, Cocoa developers are responsible for the design and implementation of Lightspeed's award-winning Mac and iOS applications. With a strong technical background, these team members use test-driven development, strong software design and usability skills and a passion for technology to solve real-world business problems for customers around the globe.

Now we get to brag about us: Lightspeed provides retailers and restaurateurs the simplest way to build, manage, and grow their business while creating a better customer experience. More than 40,000 businesses processing over $15 billion in transactions annually use Lightspeed’s mobile POS and newly acquired eCommerce platform to manage inventory, customer preferences, sales, and analytics to get a complete overview of their business in one place. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, and Europe, Lightspeed is backed by Accel Partners, iNovia Capital, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and Investissement Québec (IQ). With our recently acquired eCommerce platform SEOshop, Lightspeed is growing into an omnichannel solution for mid-market businesses worldwide. Our culture is focused on enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do!

Primary Responsibilities

Translating agile requirements into conceptual and detailed designs
Providing estimates for development effort
Implementing proof of concept, prototypes and fully-tested production-grade software
Design and implement stunning user interfaces
Assisting QA and Support staff in troubleshooting software issues as well as implementing bug fixes


4+ years experience developing and shipping production-grade software for Mac or iOS
Proven track record developing enticing user interfaces
Understanding of object oriented design, functional programming and refactoring
Knowledge of the Cocoa framework
Ability to learn new technologies or paradigms
Excellent spoke and written English


Demonstrated experience using test-driven development
A keen interest in API design
Previous experience integrating with REST web services
Fluency in French

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