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Senior Developer (iOS/Android/ReactNative)

About Gelato

Gelato has the world’s largest platform for producing personalized items across the planet. We strive to give everyone the opportunity to build a global business and share their creativity in a smarter, faster, and greener way. Our network of printers, logistics, and payment partners in 30 countries allows online stores - from startups to enterprises - to produce and deliver products anywhere in the world within 72 hours.

We are a customer-obsessed team with the ambition to change the world by connecting technology to the printing industry and making it much more sustainable. We are looking for team members who are truly passionate about their work and who possess an entrepreneurial spirit. We have a strong culture, and everyone who joins our team must feel genuinely intrigued and motivated by our mission.


Position summary

Following our global expansion, we are seeking a talented Lead Developer to join our growing team. You will be responsible for leading our Native Apps Engineering Team developing Mobile (Android/iOS) applications for our Consumer and Business facing brands.

Reporting to the CTO, you will work closely with the Product Managers and other business representatives to ensure that the engineering team delivers exceptional output to support the business goals. You will also be part of our engineering management team, collaborating with colleagues across all engineering disciplines and common communities of practice.


What you will be doing

  • Leading the day-to-day output of the Native dev team
  • Mentoring and guiding at a team and individual level
    Setting goals and targets and measuring against these
  • Assisting with the recruiting and subsequent onboarding of new starters
  • Advising on and identifying opportunities for skills and development


Who you are

In order to be successful in this role, you will need to have a start-up mentality. You are committed to excel with energy and endurance while you understand that building a company is hard but satisfying work. You have superior team management and mentoring skills, high integrity and great attention to detail.

Moreover, we would like to see evidence of the following in your profile:

  • A people-oriented developer. You like to give direction, enjoys unblocking the road, inspires participation from everyone, encourages ownership of the process, quality, output.
  • Gets stuck in and codes, leads from the front.
  • Great thinking, planning and organisational ability.
  • Solid background as a Developer/Senior Developer.
  • Degree level qualification in a relevant field.
  • Fluent in English with strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Swift/Objective C/Java.
  • Nice to have: Experience in hybrid app design eg React Native.


What we offer

We offer the rare opportunity to change the world in such that everyone around you can use the services you’ve been part of building. We’re not just another social web application; we’re improving one of the world’s largest industries. We offer you a chance to be part of a truly amazing journey in a company that sets very high targets and works hard to achieve them. You will be able to work with smart, motivated and engaged co-workers from all over the world, in an intense and very energetic environment. You will have a tangible impact on the way that we operate and expand our business.

Working with some of the most ambitious colleagues out there you will have a ground floor opportunity to put all your experience and know-how to the test while learning at a speed you thought was impossible before joining.

As we continue to grow we want you to grow with us and for the right candidate, there is no limit to where this opportunity might take you.


If you have any questions you can contact us: careers@gelato.com

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Senior Developer (iOS/Android/ReactNative)

If you have any questions you can contact us: careers@gelato.com

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Who we are

We’re a team of 100+ people, 25 nationalities, spread across 6 timezones. We are on a mission to change the way physically printed collaterals are produced. We’ve come a long way building a network of partners across the world, however, there are still loads of challenges and opportunities ahead. Want to join us on this journey?

About Gelato

Communication is a fundamental human need and print is a powerful tool to help people communicate their creativity and passion. Perhaps this is why commercial printing has become one of the largest industries on the planet. Gelato's state of the art global print cloud facilitates local printing at a scale greater than the world has ever seen before. Learn more

What we offer

The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you can use the services you’ve been part of building. We’re not just another web application; we’re changing one of the world’s largest industries. Join a motivated, hard-working and passionate team in a dynamic and energetic startup environment.

Our culture

We are a global company with a global team. We hire for attitude and train for skills. We battle over ideas - which is why we don't believe in hierarchies - we all have equal value. We believe innovation happens when the quality of an idea matters, not the person who had it. We collaborate and build relationships. We speak about things as they are and how they feel.