Company Brief

Gokada is the future of transportation in Nigeria starting with two-wheeler taxi-motor bikes (Okada’s) ride hailing. We are staying true to two things as a transportation company: safety is #1 priority and city is #1 customer. Our vision is to become the Operating System of cities for mobility, on demand services, and financial services, by driving social and economic inclusion. Our purpose is: how can we make cities more livable?

JOB TITLE: Senior iOS Engineer

Position Summary

To work alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.


  • responsible for the development and maintenance of our iOS applications
  • Design and build applications that runs on iPhones and iPads
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • See project from start to App Store
  • Maintain the code base i.e fix bugs and correct bottlenecks


  • Must reside in Lagos
  • Minimum of 3 years
  • Proficient with Swift 4
  • Experience with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
  • Experience with uploading apps to Apple store
  • Experience with implementing great UIs that match provided mockups including animations.
  • Understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
  • Experience with unit testing and UI tests
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • Experience with Continuous Integration
  • Experience with MVVM or any other architecture
  • Experience with SocketIO or any other real time technology
  • Experience with popular libraries like RxSwift, Moya, Alamofire.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills


  • Flexible working hours
  • Ground floor opportunity as an early member of our business team; you’ll shape the direction of the company and redefine the face of the Nigerian transport industry
  • Amazing corporate culture and un-arguably the best place to work in Nigeria
  • Opportunity to join the next unicorn on the African continent