iOS Engineer- Growth

Strava   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Business Services


Not Specified years

Posted 420 days ago

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Strava is composed of dedicated, fun-loving individuals, unified by our mission to build the most engaged community of athletes in the world. And it feels like we’re onto something big. Millions of athletes are already on Strava, with thousands more joining every day, and we’ve assembled an awesome team to keep us growing all around the world. Strava is the Swedish word for “strive,” which epitomizes our attitude and ambition: We’re a passionate community, committed to our athletes, each other, our business, and the deeply held belief that there’s always time for a run, ride, coffee or all three.

About this role

Imagine yourself embedded on a small team of otheriOS, web, and Android engineers, product managers, and designers, iterating on new ideas that all point toward growing our community of athletes. As an iOS engineer, you will work on our growth team on user acquisition, activation, and retention to build the strongest community of inspired athletes worldwide.

You will work alongside a passionate team to build features that assist new users in becoming engaged and active members in the Strava community. We develop rapidly and iteratively, utilizing user testing and analytics to inform our decision making. As an engineer on the growth team, you will launch A/B tests at large scale with the goal of increasing a specific target metric. Your code will ship to users quickly and have measurable impact on key business metrics. Our work focuses on increasing the number of engaged users on Strava.


  • Delivering features in our iOS application focused around the new user journey
  • Optimize registration conversion funnels
  • A/B test and analyze everything
  • Expand Strava’s growth and experimentation process
  • Help define our public facing API, as our mobile applications are key consumers of it

What we look for

  • Objective-C or Swift and CocoaTouch experience
  • A self starter who is motivated by building optimal user experiences
  • Experience working closely and iteratively with product and design
  • Disciplined approach to unit testing and quality assurance
  • Experience with iOS related build-tooling (xcodebuild, fastlane, CocoaPods) and automation

Backed by Sequoia Capital, Madrone Partners and Jackson Square Ventures, Strava is expanding in order to exceed the needs of our growing community of global athletes. By joining our team, you will help push Strava forward in fresh, innovative ways. You will engage in interesting and challenging work that will improve the lives of our athletes every day. And in the same way that Strava is deeply committed to unlocking the potential of our athletes, we are dedicated to providing a world-class workplace where our employees can grow and thrive. Join us!

Strava is an equal opportunity employer.  In keeping with the values of Strava, we make all employment decisions including hiring, evaluation, termination, promotional and training opportunities, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, physical handicap, mental disability, medical condition, disability, gender or identity or expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, marital status, height and/or weight.