Senior iOS Engineer

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Senior iOS Engineer


At OpenTable, we take pleasure in Software Development. We believe that velocity comes from a commitment to clean code and solid engineering principles. We deliver innovative products through rapid, continuous development. Millions of diners and thousands of restaurants around the globe use our products. If you are excited by consistently challenging engineering processes and can deliver exceptional quality in a fast-paced, agile environment, we'd like to meet you. Bonus points if you love restaurants too! 

Job Description:

You will be working on our flagship consumer iOS app, used by millions across the world, building new features, refining existing ones, fixing bugs and adding unit tests. Also on the menu are the usual refactoring of existing code to keep it current, writing tools that help us test and debug the app more easily.

You will enjoy working very closely with our designers and product managers, suggesting technical solutions to product problems.

Our team is multi-functional, co-located with product and design. We are a very lean team, moving fast and always on top of iOS updates – we routinely are featured on stage by Apple at various keynotes and events. We have a passion for building phenomenal consumer products, with a great user experience.


  • Implement new product features, working closely with designers and product managers
  • Maintain the existing codebase, adding unit tests, refactoring existing code as needed
  • Collaborate with backend teams, defining public APIs used by our apps


  • 4+ years of experience in iOS development, proficient in Swift
  • Good communication skills
  • Have an eye for good design, and be passionate about consumer product development in general
  • Pragmatic, quick learner
  • Experience writing unit tests a plus
  • Backend experience a plus

As an employee of OpenTable, you will be part of a global network that includes OpenTable and KAYAK's portfolio of metasearch brands including momondo, Cheapflights, Swoodoo, checkfelix and Mundi. Many employees are dedicated to one brand, but we all have the benefit of using each other’s strengths and insights. Together, we’re able to help people experience the world through dining and travel.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

OpenTable, part of Booking Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG), powers reservations for the hospitality industry. OpenTable’s software seats more than 1 billion people per year and helps more than 50,000+ restaurants, bars, wineries and other venues attract guests, manage capacity, improve operations and maximize revenue.

Since its inception in 1998, OpenTable has seated more than 1.5 billion diners in over 20 countries. The Company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, the UK and many more locations.



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