Lead Mobile Developer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg, Island

Your mission with us

If you’re passionate about health, mobile platforms, and translating code into user-friendly apps that can guide our users towards a better life, we would like to meet you. As a Sidekick Health developer, you’ll work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment in a cross-functional team.

We are seeking an experienced and visionary Lead Mobile Developer. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in mobile application development, exceptional leadership skills, and a passion for building high-quality mobile experiences. As a Lead Mobile Developer, you will be responsible for guiding the technical direction of our mobile projects, mentoring junior developers, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver cutting-edge mobile solutions.

What you can expect from us
  • Technical Leadership: Provide technical leadership and direction for the mobile development team, ensuring the delivery of high-quality, scalable, and maintainable code. Be accountable for the mobile part of the tech strategy and translate it into the team’s work.
  • Architecture & Design: Architect, design, and implement robust, efficient, and user-friendly mobile applications, including architecting a framework that enables us to build multiple mobile applications on the SK platform in a sustainable way.
  • Code Review & Quality Assurance: Conduct thorough code reviews, establish coding standards, and implement best practices to maintain code quality and performance.
  • Mentorship: Mentor and guide junior developers, fostering an environment of continuous learning and professional growth.
  • Collaboration: Join a cross-functional team that supports the entire software development lifecycle incl. scoping, design, implementation, test, release, and maintenance of the SK mobile applications and new features. Work closely with product managers, designers, and other stakeholders to define project requirements, deliverables, and timelines.
  • Innovation: Stay updated with the latest industry trends, technologies, and best practices, and integrate them into the development process to enhance product offerings.
  • Problem-Solving: Identify and resolve complex technical issues, ensuring the stability and reliability of mobile applications.
  • Performance Optimization: Optimize applications for maximum speed, performance, and scalability.
  • Documentation: Create and maintain comprehensive technical documentation for all mobile development projects.
Your profile
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • 8+ years of experience as a mobile developer.
  • Experience with mobile CI/CD pipelines and automated testing frameworks.
  • Great communication and collaboration skills and understanding of what it takes to work remotely.
  • Exceptional problem-solving abilities.
  • Flexibility and capacity to excel in a dynamic, fast-paced scale-up environment.
  • Experience in regulated tech development i.e. health tech or fintech is a plus.
  • Be passionate about Sidekick’s mission.
  • Have a team-first mentality.
  • Be humble and emotionally savvy, yet driven and determined. 
  • Be fluent in written and spoken English.
Why us?
  • Highly motivated team: Be part of our international team of experts who want to shape the future of healthcare together and improve patient care globally
  • Working in cross-functional teams: Our innovative way of working with flat hierarchies allows you to work autonomously and take on end-to-end responsibility. Our organisational structure creates the basis for efficient internal processes that are needed to make a unique contribution to the development of medical products
  • Personal development: Through our feedback-orientated culture and our focus on individual development opportunities, we want to continuously promote your personal growth
  • Attractive entry-level package: Competitive remuneration and the provision of MacBooks and ergonomic office workstations are just as much a matter for us as flexible working hours and unlimited home office options
  • Employee benefits: We support your work-life balance and promote your health by subsidising the Egym Wellpass and Urban Sports Club. You also benefit from our contribution to the Deutschland-Ticket and the company pension scheme
  • Relaxed working atmosphere: We take care of your well-being in our office in the heart of Hamburg - both physically and with great offers such as corporate benefits, regular sports activities and company events
Contact information
Ms. Gudny Gunnarsdottir
About us

Since 2019, we have been revolutionizing the healthcare system by developing digital health applications to help users change their habits. Every day, around 130 experts from a wide range of fields, including data science, psychology and business, work to achieve the best possible outcome for each individual user and accompany them on their way to a healthier lifestyle. We are proud of our app zanadio, with which over 15,000 users have already celebrated weight loss success since 2020. But that's not the end of the story: Thanks to our highly motivated team, a second app is already in pole position. You want to be a part of it? We are looking forward to your application!

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