We know what sets Virgin Australia apart is our people and the drive that we all have to make a real difference for our guests. Our culture encourages innovation whilst ensuring that our guests remain the focus of our business. We deliver a highly professional and polished service, whilst ensuring that we are safe in everything that we do. We want dedicated people who are passionate about customer service and ready for the challenge of working in a challenging environment.
The reality is that being a team member of the Virgin Australia group of airlines involves hard work but is very rewarding. Our people are at the cornerstone of the business and their award winning service to every guest every day is putting the magic back into flying.
About the role:
When you think Virgin, you automatically think innovation. Joining our Digital and Emerging Technology's team will see you at the forefront of innovation, delivering innovative projects from ideation through to full development. You will be integral to the development of the digital strategy across all aspects of the Virgin Australia business.
We are currently recruiting for a Software Developer Mobile Solutions (iOS) to design and develop scalable and extensible mobile technology solutions that utilise best practice and leading edge technologies.
Working closely with leaders, specialists, internal stakeholders and other developers you will design and develop software solutions that provide additional value to our guests. Your other responsibilities will include
- designing and developing scalable and extensible mobile technology solutions
- actively engaging with customers to ensure solutions continue to deliver great travel experiences
- Regularly reviewing industry best practice to identify new opportunities for innovative solutions.
The ideal candidate will require strong experience in iOS mobile applications development. Experience developing with Swift and Objective-C and tools like Xcode IDE will set you up well to succeed in this position. Other technical experience that would be useful includes:
- Storyboarding and Objective-C blocks
- Fabric or other analytics
- WCAG 2.0 Accessibility standards
- Atlassian Jira and Confluence for agile development
- Software development with RESTful API
- Tools for Continuous Integration (Gitlab CI, Jenkins, or similar tools)
- Proven release to Apple App Store
- GIT and SVN version control
- Test automation
You will also have superior communication skills and the ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.
What you'll get from us:
Other than the opportunity to work for an award-winning airline, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the travel experience of over 20 million travellers every year. You will also have the opportunity to work with alliance and technology partners around the world and use leading edge technologies to help design and deliver leading edge solutions.
And as a Virgin Australia team member, you will also receive fantastic employee benefits including discounted flights for you, your family and friends (across domestic and international) and global accommodation options.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work on leading edge technologies in the mobile solutions space. If you're up for the challenge, we'd love to hear from you.