Senior Mobile Engineer - (iOS)

Location : Karachi


Time:Full Time

About the job

About Daraz: Launched in 2012, Daraz is South Asia’s online shopping and selling destination of choice – present in Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Nepal. Supported by a wide range of tailored marketing, data, and service solutions, the pioneering e-commerce ecosystem in South Asia has 30,000 sellers and 500 brands, serving 5 million consumers. With 2 million products available, Daraz offers a diverse assortment of products in categories ranging from consumer electronics to household goods, beauty, fashion, sports equipment, and groceries. Focused on providing an excellent customer experience, it offers multiple payment methods including cash-on-delivery, comprehensive customer care and hassle- free returns. Daraz is owned by Alibaba Group Holding Limited.

At Daraz, we believe in chasing hard towards big goals. By 2022, we have six aspirations to lead Pakistan into the digital era:

1) As the market leader, we will continue to drive 100%+ annual growth of the e-commerce market for the next 4 years.

2) Reach 200,000 active Daraz sellers (all educated through Daraz University).

3) Engage 25 million Daraz users monthly by being relevant, convenient and service-minded.

4) Create 1 million jobs for marketplace participants.

5) Fully digitalize the logistics ecosystem with real-time visibility for customers regardless of location.

6) Introduce digital payments to 10 million new customers.

Role & Responsibilities

At Daraz, We are looking for NATIVE iOS Developer meeting the following;


⁃ Collaborate with cross-functional teams to maintain and define, design, and ship new features.

⁃ Ability to communicate well in English

⁃ Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability is a plus.

⁃ Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximise development efficiency

⁃ Working to remain an active learner in all technologies related to mobile development such as languages, SDKs, and tooling. Outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork and self-organisation needed


⁃ BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

⁃ Proven working experience in NATIVE iOS app development.

⁃ Objective C is mandatory, Swift knowledge is a plus.

⁃ Experience with dependency managers such as Cocoa pods.

⁃ Experience in designing and developing user interfaces using XCode, having the knowledge to programmatically generate the interface without storyboard is plus.

⁃ Architecture design skills, strong knowledge of design patterns like MVC, MVVM and Observer is a plus.

⁃ Rest API mocking tools such as Charles Proxy is a good plus.

⁃ Working knowledge of version control system such as GIT is required

⁃ Strong logical thinking, willing to explore, taking the ownership & great team player.

Importantly, we look for someone who will live by our values that define everything we do:

  • Continuously Innovative
  • Generosity of Spirit
  • Deliver on our Promise
  • Make It Personal

What we offer

  • The international working environment in a start-up setting, and a unique opportunity to learn from the best in e-commerce (Alibaba Group) and business growth.
  • A platform to learn from Alibaba’s world-leading ecosystem with regular visits to China and Southeast Asia.
  • Rigorous training and exposure in team management, leadership, business analytics, and operations.
  • An opportunity to train the next generation of business leaders in the ‘tech’ industry.
  • Competitive salary and incentive package.