iOS Applications Intern

Who We Are:

We are Boogie Board, makers of best-selling reusable writing and creativity products. Boogie Board is owned by Kent Displays, the global leader in reflective bistable cholesteric liquid crystal display technology. Over the last decade, Boogie Board products have redefined writing and drawing for both adults and kids—selling millions of reusable writing and creativity products in 40 countries worldwide. Our team is passionate about helping our consumers play, create, learn, live and work better.

Build your career with a company that creates cool products, gives back to the community, and offers a friendly, diverse, innovative, inclusive culture.

We are currently seeking an iOS Applications Intern to join our dynamic team in a very hands-on, developmental role.

Job Summary:

The iOS Applications Intern will be responsible for supporting the development and testing of new mobile applications. In addition, they will maintain and improve Kent Displays' current consumer apps.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate across the organization in the development and testing of new mobile applications on iOS platforms.
  • Partner with marketing team to identify and execute improvements to current applications.
  • Assist in the maintenance of current applications to enable efficient usage by Kent Displays’ customers.
  • Produce quality and maintainable work output in an evolving development cycle.
  • Remain current in the technology that supports mobile application development.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrably passionate about mobile development through previous work or personal activities required.
  • Training and education in a Computer Science related field required.
  • Previous experience developing iOS apps in Swift highly recommended.
  • Knowledge of XCode highly recommended.
  • Communicates (written and verbal) effectively with others required.
  • History of following deliverable schedules and meeting assigned deadlines required.
  • Familiarity with version control systems, specifically Git highly recommended.
  • Experience releasing apps on the App Store recommended
  • Pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related preferred.
  • Stable work history

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Continually required to stand, walk, sit, and utilize hand and finger dexterity.
  • Continually utilize visual acuity to operate equipment, read technical information, and/or use a keyboard
  • Frequently required to talk or hear
  • Occasionally required to climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel or crawl
  • Occasionally required to lift/push/carry items less than 25 pounds

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If this sounds like what you’re looking for, then please send your information to Kyle Smith (Ksmith@kentdisplays.com). Kent Displays is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

COVID-19 considerations:
Applicants will be required to have started or have documentation of completion of COVID-19 vaccinations prior to the first day of employment.

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