iOS Engineer - Missoula, MT or Remote

  • onXmaps, Inc.
  • Jan 11, 2022
Full time Engineering

Job Description


onX is a pioneer in digital outdoor navigation. With offices in Missoula and Bozeman, Montana, we are inspired by the landscapes that surround us. We bring our outdoor passion to work every day with a singular goal–to awaken the adventurer in everyone. We do this by engineering industry-leading technology, and by crafting dynamic outdoor experiences. 

Through multiple years of growth, we haven’t lost our entrepreneurial ethos at onX. We offer a fast-paced, tech-forward environment where ownership and accountability are essential.


onX is seeking a talented iOS Engineer with a passion for product development. As an onX iOS Engineer, you will be involved in full life cycle software development including architecture, development, testing, and deployment. We practice product-focused engineering with an emphasis on autonomy, so you’ll be asked to participate in planning/road mapping, user story mapping / MVP creation exercises and work closely with our designers. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a dynamic and make a direct impact on our business. This position will report to a Manager of Software Development. 


Missoula, MT; Bozeman, MT; or Remote from select US states only. Additionally, being authorized to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment. We do not sponsor work visas (of any kind) for this position at this time.  


(Essential Job Duties)

  • Write clean and maintainable Swift code 

  • Demonstrate ownership by solving problems proactively without direct supervision

  • Work closely with designers to create engaging user experiences 

  • Review pull requests in a timely manner

  • Create ideas and solutions that pertain to your team’s mission

  • Collaborate effectively with other team members and stakeholders

  • Lead by example - embody our company values


  • BS Computer Science or equivalent experience 
  • Three (3) years working on the iOS platform 
  • Three (3) years in the software industry total 
  • Three (3) years of Swift experience 
  • Solid understanding of Concurrency on Apple (e.g. GCD, Operation Queues) 
  • Command of Auto Layout both in Storyboards and Code 
  • Networking experience communicating with a remote server 
  • Proficiency in Git


  • Experience building mobile applications focused on offline and edge-of-service performance
  • Experience with on-device persistence (e.g. SQLite, CoreData) 
  • Exposure to continuous integration and/or testing 
  • Working knowledge of Objective-C
  • Familiarity with GraphQL
  • Familiarity with mapping technologies and libraries
  • Ability to work effectively with a distributed team


The following physical requirements represent those that are required to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Sitting - [90%]
  • Standing - [0%]
  • Walking - [10%]
  • Bending - [Occasionally]
  • Kneeling - [Some]
  • Lifting - [Up to 25 pounds]
  • Reaching - [Regularly]
  • Telephone Use - [Yes]
  • Computer Use/Manual Dexterity - Yes
  • Ability to travel - Depends on location, otherwise not anticipated; remote employees typically travel to Montana twice per year


  • Competitive salaries, annual bonuses, equity, and opportunities for growth
  • Comprehensive health benefits including a no-monthly-cost medical plan 
  • Parental leave plan of four or six weeks fully paid
  • 401k matching at 100% for the first 3% you save and 50% from 3-5%
  • Company-wide outdoor adventures and amazing outdoor industry perks
  • Annual “Get Out, Get Active” funds to fuel your active lifestyle in and outside of the gym
  • Flexible time away package that includes PTO, STO, VTO, quiet weeks, and floating holidays


Our principles guide the decisions making of our company.  They define the culture at onX, what we have learned through experience, and are the code by which we operate. They are fundamental, enduring, and actionable–a benchmark by which we measure the team behavior and performance. 

We put the customer first.

We are passionate.

We win as a team.

We take ownership

We work with urgency.

We are curious and seek the truth.

We innovate & take risks.