iOS Engineer – Platform

Glovo Published: July 15, 2021
Barcelona, Spain
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We’re a Barcelona-based startup and the fastest-growing delivery player in Europe, Hispanic America and Africa. With food at the core of the business, Glovo delivers any product within your city at any time of day.

Our vision and ambition are not only to make everything immediately available in your city but it is also to offer our employees the job of their lives. A job where you'll be challenged and have the most fun working in through tech-enabled experiences.


As a Mobile Platform Engineer at Glovo, you’ll work on scaling our codebase and tooling to accommodate our growth. Making the release and build processes of our mobile applications rock solid. Building and optimizing our mobile CI pipeline to ensure high-confidence deliveries will be a big part of your job. You’ll work with mobile engineers in other teams to understand the inside-out of the apps and find out how to improve their performance at build-time and ensure high-confidence deployments.



  • Make a positive impact on our engineering culture, encourage knowledge sharing and drive technical discussions within the team
  • Define the high level architecture of the applications and drive its adoption to empower multiple teams of product developers
  • Enable mobile teams to be autonomous
  • Own the shared libraries and SDKs for the mobile apps
  • Work with feature development teams to design sustainable automation systems.
  • Participate in incident management, diagnosis and mitigation
  • Monitor and optimize the performance of mobile apps
  • Contribute to create a fantastic shipping experience for our developers
  • Continuously optimize and automate CI/CD processes to further our goal of rapidly improving developer productivity.
  • Assist mobile developers in easing software development and release.


  • A degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering or relevant experience
  • At least 2 years of platform engineering experience
  • Demonstrate experience of driving change within an organization and leading complex technical projects
  • Deep understanding and practical experience working with mobile app architectures and project structures that scale to hundreds of engineers
  • Passionate about building reliable, performant CI infrastructure.
  • Experience with industry standard tools for mobile development, distribution & CI/CD
  • We use Jenkins, Travis CI, gradle, fastlane, play store console & firebase
  • General build and test tool management experience
  • Experience with code signing mobile applications for iOS.
  • Demonstrable skills for configuring, running, and gathering metrics from CI test pipelines executing mobile automation using tools such as XCTest, Espresso, JUnit.
  • Good knowledge of low-level details about iOS/Android runtimes, SDKs, and their build-time configuration.


  • Enticing Phantom Shares plan
  • Attractive Relocation package
  • Comprehensive Private Health Insurance
  • Cobee discounts on kindergarten, transportation, and food
  • Free monthly Glovo credits to spend on our restaurant products (and zero Glovo delivery fee on all Glovo orders!)
  • Cool perks such as fresh fruit and healthy snacks every day, beers on Fridays, Culture Days every 2 months!
  • Discounted Gym memberships
  • Flexible working environment


  • Gas: We work hard with energy and passion for what we do.
  • Care: We act in the best interest of a sustainable future.
  • Good vibes: We always see the positive side in every situation and act with fairness and honesty with everyone.
  • Stay Humble: We embrace mistakes and feedback to learn from them.
  • Glownership: We roll up our sleeves and get work done no matter our position and level.
If you believe you match these values, we look forward to meeting you!
At Glovo we believe that diversity adds incredible value to our teams, our products, and our culture. We know that the best ideas and solutions come by bringing together people from all over the world and by fostering a culture of inclusion where everyone feels heard and has the chance to make a real impact. It's because of this that we are committed to providing equal opportunities to talent from all backgrounds.


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