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Software Engineer, iOS (BioSites)



Software Engineering
aveiro, portugal
Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024

Squarespace is looking for an iOS Software Engineer to join our small, distributed mobile engineering team and work on Bio Sites, in an app with millions of active users around the globe. Bio Sites is Squarespace's link in biography product that enables creators, entrepreneurs, and businesses to share their entire worlds in just one link.

Our mobile team collaborates across platforms and delivers a terrific experience for Squarespace users when they're away from the desktop. You will work on the end-to-end development of an iOS application and the long-term vision of Squarespace on mobile devices.

You will report to the Engineering Manager and be based in Aveiro, Portugal, with 3 flexible days per week spent in office.

You'll Get To…

  • Translate requirements into well-engineered solutions including: new feature development, UI creation, debugging, and data modeling
  • Work with a team of distributed engineers including our server-side engineering team
  • Work with team members representing product, design, web development, and product marketing
  • Develop applications with awareness of multiple software and hardware versions
  • Provide documentation of bug fixes during test cycle
  • Inspire and mentor software engineers with different levels of experience.

Who We're Looking For

  • 2+ years of experience with Swift and creating native iOS apps, with apps in the store to show
  • Understand iOS UI/UX best practices, and a bias toward beautiful user experience and pixel perfect UIs
  • Understand tradeoffs of different architectures such as MVP and MVVM
  • Experience writing efficient and maintainable code
  • Experience with memory management, network programming, concurrency and multi-threading
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent experience.

Benefits & Perks

  • Health insurance with 100% covered premiums for you and your dependent children
  • Retirement benefits with employer match
  • Fertility and adoption benefits
  • Headspace mindfulness app subscription
  • Statutory paid time off and all statutory leaves, as required
  • Equity in the form of Restricted Stock Units (RSU's) for all full-time employees
  • Flex Benefits Account
  • Employee donation match to community organisations
  • Free snacks
  • In the easily accessible city centre of Aveiro
  • 6 Global Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

About Squarespace

Squarespace (NYSE: SQSP) is a design-driven platform helping entrepreneurs build brands and businesses online. We empower millions of customers in more than 200 countries and territories with all the tools they need to create an online presence, build an audience, monetize, and scale their business. Our suite of products range from websites, domains, ecommerce, and marketing tools, as well as tools for scheduling with Acuity, creating and managing social media presence with Bio Sites and Unfold, and hospitality business management via Tock. Our team of more than 1,700 is headquartered in bustling New York City, with offices in Chicago, Dublin, Ireland, Aveiro, Portugal, and coworking spaces in the UK, Netherlands, and Australia. For more information about our company culture, visit

Our Commitment

Today, more than a million people around the globe use Squarespace to share different perspectives and experiences with the world. Not only do we embrace and celebrate the diversity of our customers, but we also work toward the same in our employees. At Squarespace, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.


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