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iOS Developer

Kinetic Automation

Kinetic Automation

Software Engineering
Santa Ana, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2023

Company Overview

Kinetic Automation is building a network of automated repair centers for modern vehicles. The auto industry is transitioning from mechanically complex vehicles to mechanically simple ones with complex software and technology. Kinetic aims to be the primary infrastructure-as-a-service for servicing future vehicles with our robotic repair centers, powered by our proprietary software and AI. We are a strong team of experienced robotics + automotive + shared mobility enthusiasts who have worked in self-driving, mapping, lidar, motorsport, ride-sharing and ghost kitchens. We are a venture backed startup (Series A) with a clear go-to-market strategy and a line of sight to meaningful revenue.

About the Role

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced mobile app developer to join our team. Kinetic’s customers today include dealerships, body shops and fleets. Our operations team is in need of a mobile app for coordinating pick-up, delivery and capturing key vehicle information. While we prefer iOS apps, we are open to considering Android apps as well.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Application Development: Design, develop, and maintain high-quality iOS applications that enhance the experience for our technicians and operations team.
  2. Collaboration: Work closely with the operations team to understand their needs and translate them into robust app features that measure the performance and quality of the services offered.
  3. Backend Integration: Seamlessly connect the iOS application with our cloud backend, ensuring data integrity and real-time synchronization.
  4. Location-Based Services: Implement and optimize location-based services to provide real-time tracking and geolocation features for our robotic solutions.
  5. Full Stack Knowledge: Understand and influence the technologies used in our backend. Collaborate with backend developers to ensure smooth integration and optimal performance.
  6. Continuous Improvement: Stay updated with the latest industry trends and best practices. Regularly iterate on the application based on feedback and performance metrics.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 4 experience in iOS app development.
  • Proficient in Swift and Objective-C.
  • Experience with location-based services and geolocation technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of the entire app development stack, including frontend, backend, and database technologies.
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms and services.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative environment.


  • Competitive salary and Incentive Stock Options.
  • Comprehensive health and dental insurance.
  • Retirement savings plan.
  • Paid time off and holidays.
  • Continuous learning and professional development opportunities.
  • Employee discounts on company products and services.

Kinetic 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, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.