Full Time: IOS Engineer (Paktor Labs) at Paktor Labs in Singapore , Taipei

Company Information:

Paktor is the leading SE Asian provider of various social networking platforms that are dedicated to helping Asian singles meet other singles in the region.

Paktor emphasizes anonymity, locality, and usability for our users.

We find out who you’d like to meet nearby and connect you with them if they’re also interested.

Or to put it simply, we bring people together: without the pressure.

After all, that’s what Paktor means.

Paktor was founded with the mission of connecting singles in Asia through technology-enabled platforms.

To date, Paktor has grown into a leading multi-social entertainment network Company in Asia, with assets in dating, social networking, video live streaming and media sharing.

Headquartered in Singapore with presence in Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand, Paktor has over 7 million users and successfully made over 20 million matches.

Paktor is backed by institutional investors including Vertex Ventures (subsidiary of Temasek), Majuven, Convergence Ventures, Infinity Venture Partners and Yahoo Japan.

This role is specifically for Paktor Labs, the division in charge of developing, acquiring, incubating and growing nascent and early-stage social apps.

It’s an experimental and high-paced lab that works with acquired apps and new projects that have the chance to grow, prove themselves and become the next big thing.

The Paktor Labs portfolio includes apps such as DOWN, Sweet, Goodnight and Kickoff.


Experience developing, releasing, and maintaining native iOS applications
Deep knowledge of Objective-C and Swift
Experience working in a collaborative team environment
Experience developing location aware mobile applications
Experience developing testing suites for mobile applications
Experience with web technologies (javascript, CSS, HTML5, ...)

Bonus points if you have:

2-3 years of experience developing, releasing and maintaining native iOS applications
A BS/MS in Computer Science or Engineering from a top school, but a wonderful project list trumps all
Deep knowledge of Objective-C and Swift
Experience integrating REST services
Knowledge and prior experience with agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, etc.)
Prior relevant work with Facebook SDK, VIPER architecture, Core Data and CocoaPods
The more active your profiles on Github, Bitbucket, Coderwall, etc.

the better!
Comfortable with remote work and working with a team spread across the globe
Prior startup experience is awesome (not necessary); being scrappy will help you hit the ground running.
Self-starter, can-do attitude, independent and capable of taking ownership of product decisions and making decisions under uncertainty

Preferred to be in Singapore or Taipei.

However open to other country if more senior/has more experience.


Source: Clevertech