Senior iOS Engineer at Carbon

Carbon is a pan-African digital bank with a mission to provide friction-free finance to its customers. Carbon promises to play a fundamental role in its customers’ lives wherever they are, with flexible solutions. We pride ourselves on our efficiency and with just $10mm of equity raised in 2015, we have disbursed over $100m in loans and earned more than $30mm in revenue over the last 2 years. Carbon has operations in Ghana, Kenya, and Nigeria, supported by a talented team spread between Lagos, Nairobi, London, Argentina, and Palo Alto so we operate with a remote-first mindset.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Senior iOS Engineer

Location: Lagos
Department: Technology
Employment Type: Full-Time


  • We are looking for a passionate, career-driven Senior IOS Developer to join our team.
  • This is a great opportunity to gain significant and substantial experience.


  • Drive the direction of the mobile applications in the company to deliver robust, secure, and efficient experiences to make our customers happy.
  • Build up best practices around iOS development, design patterns, code reviews, and training.
  • Work with the Quality Assurance team to troubleshoot and resolve issues.
  • Design and develop our iOS mobile applications across all Apple devices.
  • Produce technical designs and lead developers during development.


  • B.Sc / M.Sc Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.
  • Experience building native apps in iOS using Swift (mandatory).  
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Solid understanding of the full software development life cycle.
  • Fast-paced and able to work to deadlines.
  • Experience working with Unit / UI test frameworks
  • At least 4 years of software development experience and iOS development skills.
  • Must have published multiple original iOS apps to the App Store.
  • Experience with iOS design patterns and Firebase SDKs.
  • Experience and a strong understanding of APIs and remote data via REST and JSON.

The following are optional but will enhance your chances of being selected:

  • Knowledge of at least one backend programming language
  • Ability to work with UX prototyping tools like Figma, Adobe XD, InvisionApp, etc
  • Agile Development experience.
  • Prior experience working with financial applications
  • Experience with Swift UI, Combine or RxSwift
  • Knowledge of GIT.
  • Test-Driven Development, Continuous Integration, and/or other automated testing skills.
  • Overall software development experience of 5+ years.


  • A great and upbeat work environment populated by a multinational team.
  • Potential to work in different geographies.
  • Health Insurance.
  • Life Insurance
  • Career development & Growth.
  • We are advocates of work-life balance and offer a remote working option.



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Recruitment process

  • Call with People team
  • Case Study ( Assessment)
  • Interview

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