The Family App

iOS Engineer

Really into family? Really into social apps and productivity apps? Join the Stretch iOS engineering team.

The platform is designed to become a hub for family life, gathering data such as contacts, calendars, notes, photos, health information and shopping lists into one place. Each family can build a "tribe" – a network of trusted family and friends – to share the information with.

Stretch, the family app, is looking for cool, motivated, and talented iOS 8 engineers to work full time in downtown Austin, TX. Stretch is building a revolutionary social productivity app for your family and your extended family: a private network for your "Tribe.”

Join a company of 14 creative people. Work with talented designers, iOS engineers, back-end engineers, on a beautiful and engaging app for families. We're innovating and planning to use all of Apple's latest like the Apple Watch, and HealthKit.

Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or greater in computer science or equivalent is preferred
  • Strong object-oriented programming and design skills
  • Strong knowledge of Objective-C, Xcode, Cocoa and Interface builder
  • 2-4 years of professional software development experience
  • 2+ years of hands-on iOS experience in a professional environment
  • At least one app published in the App Store
  • Passion for designing and implementing an outstanding consumer application


  • Knowledge of Core Data
  • Integration with REST APIs
  • Proficient with UIKit
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills is a must

About Stretch Technologies

We are located in Downtown Austin, TX, in a great old building - tall ceilings, brick walls, front-facing windows with natural light. Everyone gets Aeron Chairs, MacBook Pros, plenty of snacks and drinks, and paid parking. We are developing a Family App, so we understand and appreciate what it means to have a family - that is our core. We launched the responsive webapp at SXSW interactive and have just started a large beta test. Our CEO just presented at SXSW Interactive and we had 4 days of SXSW Open House events showing off the Web Application to the world. Our Creative Director has an amazing design and vision for our iOS app.

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience and the industry. Please email us your resume at

Families & Stretch

For Families
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The calendar alone makes Stretch the most important thing on my phone. For the first time ever, I always know who's picking who up, and who's going where, when. Stretch has turned our family chaos into a smooth-running machine.

– Nancy Haas of The Roe-Haas Family 3

I love software and have been searching for something like Stretch for a long time. I think every family really is wanting the product they’ve made.

– Remington Robertson