Senior iOS Engineer
Updated on 2/29/2024
Speak

51-200 employees

AI-powered English tutoring app with conversational practice
Company Overview
Speak is a rapidly expanding AI English tutoring company, recognized by Apple for its effective and engaging app, and backed by globally renowned investors such as Y Combinator and Open AI. The company's unique blend of advanced conversational speech recognition systems and consumer product expertise has resulted in a language learning experience that surpasses traditional human tutors. Testimonials from users highlight the app's focus on practical speaking skills, its ability to sustain user engagement, and its success in improving users' pronunciation and fluency, demonstrating Speak's industry leadership and competitive advantage.
AI & Machine Learning
Education

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$74.4M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

27%

1 year growth

184%

2 year growth

344%
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Anne

Anne Lee

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Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Java
Jenkins
iOS/Swift
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of industry experience working as a Mobile Engineer, preferably in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Proficiency in Swift, with a strong understanding of common mobile architectures including MVC/MVVM
  • Reactive programming (RX Java, etc)
  • Knowledgeable in mobile build practices (e.g. Jenkins, Bitrise)
  • Knowledgeable in Apple StoreKit/RevenueCat
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills, and the ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Coach and mentor other engineers
  • Strong product sense: ability to think broadly/cross-functionally about product experiences
Responsibilities
  • Improve “freemium” experience to increase conversions
  • Support the launching of new markets and new languages
  • Implement various paywall tests, such as pricing, design changes, delayed paywalls, discounted offers, etc.
  • Improve our speech-to-text system
  • Improve our audio and video streaming systems
Desired Qualifications
  • Bonus: worked on an app that has been used by 1M users
  • Bonus: Experience in SwiftUI
  • Bonus: Experience in mobile streaming technologies (websockets, ll-hls)