Adam Iredale

iOS Development Specialist

"Apps should be beautiful, functional, and always a pleasure to use."

Expertise

  • Cocoa
  • Swift
  • Objective-C
  • Xcode
  • iOS
  • iPhone
  • iPad

Experience

  • Developing apps for over 15 years, iOS for 8
  • Diverse industry background

Exposure

  • App Store
  • SDLC
  • Agile
  • JIRA
  • HockeyApp
  • Git
  • Unit Testing
  • Design Patterns
  • Database Design

Active

  • Plugged-in to the developer community
  • Regular attendee and occasional speaker at Cocoaheads, Sydney
  • Up-to-date with WWDC and the latest HIG
  • Hooked on iOS Dev Weekly, NSHipster and anything else I can soak up
  • Actively seeks out the most effective workflows, designs and tools

Advantage

  • Communicates clearly
  • Broad framework knowledge
  • Writes for readability and reuse
  • Delights in concurrency
  • At ease with Core Data and Realm
  • Well-versed in App Store guidelines
  • Capable of giving reliable ballpark and in-depth estimates
  • Understands the importance of unit testing, UAT and QA
  • Works well alone but is even better in a team
  • Speaks some German and Japanese but is fluent in "Designer"
  • Switched on to available vendor components and solutions
  • Takes pride in making a quality user experience
  • Intimate with Instruments

About Me

  • Meditator
  • Tea enthusiast
  • Tinkerer
  • Guitarist
  • Dog person

Education

BSc in Information & Communication Systems and Electronics, Macquarie University, 2001

LOVES

  • Git
  • Zsh
  • Alfred
  • Cocoapods
  • Markdown
  • New Tools

LOATHES

  • Hacks
  • Bandaid Solutions
  • Monoliths
  • Bad UX
  • Poor Documentation