Staff Software Engineer (iOS)


Turo is the world’s largest car sharing marketplace, where you can book the perfect vehicle for your next adventure, from a vibrant community of trusted hosts across the US, Canada, and the UK. Recognized as A Great Place to Work®, Turo prides itself on creating a supportive, down-to-earth, pioneering, and efficient work environment. As a community-centered company, we embrace diverse talent from all backgrounds and from all over the globe. We care deeply for our work, for each other, and for our mission to put the world’s 1.5+ billion cars to better use.

We are looking for brilliant software engineers for our team. You should have a passion for consumer products and want to help us achieve our goal of bringing Turo to everyone. We push code daily, A/B test extensively, and have a primary role in experimenting with new ideas from inception to implementation. There’s much to do, and you’ll be responsible for making some really cool stuff happen.

Do you love iOS? From booking your next trip to picking up a car, our iOS app is integral to the Turo experience. Be a member of a small team of talented engineers and play a major role in shaping an exciting app that’s changing how people travel and think about car ownership.

Learn more about our Engineering team here:

What you'll do

Use the latest technologies to enable a first-class iOS experience.

Produce high-quality maintainable code, test it, collaboratively review it, and ship it.

Collaborate extensively with product managers, designers, and engineers to plan and develop product features that drive our metrics.

Lead projects and manage dependencies.

Provide technical leadership, and anticipate strategic and scaling-related challenges via long-term planning.

Champion, refine, improve, and implement scalable architecture.

Establish and evangelize mobile-first engineering best practices and uphold coding standards.

Advise and mentor engineers; proactively improve team productivity.

Drive quality by owning technical debt with a focus on improving the user experience.

Work efficiently in a constantly changing and growing environment where the process is fluid and creative solutions are desired.

Your profile

You have a minimum of 7 years of experience

You love developing iOS apps and possess a real passion for the platform.

You have experience shipping iOS apps available on the App Store.

You are an expert in Objective-C and Swift, Auto Layout, Storyboard, and UIKit.

You have an extensive understanding of the Cocoa framework.

You are a strong communicator; explaining complex technical concepts and trade-offs to product managers, designers, and engineers is no problem for you.

You are user-focused and understand that shipping impactful software involves trade-offs and collaboration.

You have experience signaling risk, fostering change, facilitating collaborative decision-making, and resolving problems in a cross-functional team.

You proactively identify opportunities to improve the maintainability, scalability, and reliability of business-critical systems.

Your code review feedback is sought after, respected, and often the source of others’ learning.

You enjoy solving problems and helping others meet their goals.

Bonus points if

You have a track-record of shipping features that created an impact.

You have an excellent understanding of networking, concurrency, and threading.

You have experience writing applications for multi-platform projects that include watchOS or tvOS.

You have contributed to open source projects.


Competitive salary and equity for all full-time employees

Employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance and 401k match

Flexible paid time off, 11 paid holidays, paid volunteer time off, and paid parental leave

Turo host matching and vehicle reimbursement program

Monthly Fringe benefits stipend

Monthly Turo travel credit

About Turo

Turo is the world’s largest car sharing marketplace where you can book any car you want, wherever you want it, from a vibrant community of trusted hosts across the US, Canada, and the UK. Guests choose from a totally unique selection of nearby cars, while hosts earn extra money to offset the costs of car ownership. A pioneer of the sharing economy and the travel industry, Turo is a safe, supportive community where the car you book is part of a story, not a fleet. Discover Turo at, the App Store, and Google Play, and check out our blog, Field Notes.

Turo has raised $500M to date from top-tier investors, including IAC, Daimler AG, Kleiner Perkins, GV, Canaan Partners, August Capital, and Shasta Ventures.

Turo cultivates a tight-knit team of smart, critical thinkers who care about their work and their colleagues. Our recruiting team is always on the lookout for supportive, down-to-earth, pioneering, and efficient candidates to grow our team's talent and enrich our culture.

Read more about the Turo culture according to Turo CEO, Andre Haddad.

We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!

🇺🇸 Work from San Francisco, CA
over 2 years ago