Hybrid Mobile Apps Technical Team Leader (Ionic Framework + Capacitor) (Amman)

About Cura:

  • Cura Healthcare is a leading Saudi tele-health startup that provides digital health and telemedicine software and services. The company has developed state-of-the-art technologies empowering health communications, changing the way patients and doctors interact, diagnose, prescribe, give second opinions, manage chronic diseases, and provide primary health care and well-being therapy sessions. We have helped more than half a million patients get medical advice and diagnosis and our platform has powered more than 2.5 million tele-medicine consultations to-date across our B2C, B2B and B2B2C products and offerings. Cura is VC backed by Saudi Aramco, Elm and Enmaa VCs and has recently closed their third investment round ($4 million Series-A).

About The Role:

  • We are hiring a Hybrid Mobile Apps Technical Team leader (Ionic Framework + Capacitor + React.js) stack to work full-time from Amman's Engineering Office.
  • You will be tasked with building intuitive mobile applications that impact people's lives and enhance their physical and mental well-being and overall health.
  • Your profile is that of a very strong senior front-end developer has excellent working experience building cross-platform mobile applications in ionic + ionic capacitor + react.js stack and solid understanding of iOS/Android development ecosystems.
  • Work closely with the Engineering Manager and CTO on the mobile apps software design, architecture, features and implementation strategies.
  • Own and manage a monthly release cycle for Cura Sdks and apps built with them in AppStore/Google Play.
  • Hire and Lead a group of senior hybrid mobile app developers and coordinate dependancies and release cycle.
  • Build new features and products into our cross-platform mobile apps using modern frontend tools (Typescript, React, Redux, ionic, ionic capacitor).
  • Conduct daily Pull Requests Code Reviews.
  • Work closely with Product Managers, Product Designers, Fellow Engineers on new features and systems to deliver compelling user-facing mobile products.
  • Participate in defining the product roadmap and adjusting priorities as per the business changes.
  • Set and implement an incremental strategy to minimize accumulated technical debt.
  • Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture.
  • Set clear team goals and Oversee day-to-day team progress.
  • Monitor team performance and report on metrics.
  • Motivate team members, mentor junior members and support in recruiting new talents.
  • Listen to team members’ feedback and resolve any issues or conflicts.
  • Recognize high performance and reward accomplishments.
  • Analyze production bugs/issues and help fixing them properly.
  • Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues.


  • Minimum of 8+ years of overall professional software development experience designing, developing, and deploying web and/or mobile applications.
  • Minimum of 2 years in a leadership/management role capacity leading senior and junior software engineers.
  • Proven work experience as a software team leader managing at least 3-5 software developers.
  • Not reluctant to roll up your sleeves and write code.
  • 2+ years of experience in React.js and component-driven approach (Other frameworks like Vue, Angular, etc. are plus).
  • 2+ years of experience in ionic cross-platform mobile application development framework
  • 1+ years of experience with ionic capacitor engine or old Apache Cordova framework.
  • Experience publishing apps to AppStore and/or GooglePlay stores.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of iOS mobile development ecosystem and tooling (Xcode, Objective-C, Swift, Cocoapods, Push Notifications, Application Launch Modes, DeepLinking,  Packaging, Adhoc Builds, etc..).
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Android mobile development ecosystem and tooling (Java or Kotlin, Android Studio, Maven, Support Libraries, Intent Launch Modes, Push Notification, FCM, Firebase, Broadcast Receivers, etc ..).
  • Extensive experience in Semantic HTML, CSS3, SASS, Styled components, Bootstrap, etc.
  • Extensive experienced in writing and understanding modern JavaScript and its ecosystem.
  • Experience in Redux or similar state management libraries.
  • Comfortable with working in a fast-paced and multicultural environment.
  • Strong knowledge in design patterns, object-oriented design, object-oriented programming, and code refactoring best-practices.
  • Experience working with Git source code control systems in addition to Pull Requests code-review and approval workflows.
  • Demonstrated experience in iterative methodologies (Agile/Scrum) leading Scrum meetings, developing Sprints, Product Backlogs, Burn Down Charts, Developing User Stories.
  • Experience working with Jira, BitBucket and Confluence.
  • Superb planning, multi-tasking and time management skills.
  • Decisive and highly disciplined yet lovely and enjoyable to work with.

Nice to have

  • Ability to write code directly in Objective-C or Swift programming language for iOS apps.
  • Ability to write code directly in Kotlin or Java programming language for Android apps.
  • Experience writing Unit Tests, end-to-end testing or experience with test frameworks and test automation.
  • .NET Backend knowledge or full stack experience (ASP.NET MVC, etc..).

Cultural Fit

  • You love learning, you love teaching
  • You are constantly growing your own knowledge, and helping to grow the knowledge of others.
  • You do top-quality work, manage quality, and make everything you touch better.
  • You are comfortable working under strict confidentiality agreements and often behind the-scenes.
  • You are self-organized and manage time and resources well.
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