Groupon features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, see, eat, and buy in 45 countries, and soon beyond (read: Space). We have about 10,000 employees working across our Chicago headquarters, a growing office in Seattle and Palo Alto, CA, local markets throughout North America and regional offices in Europe, Latin America, Asia and around the world.
Groupon's first standalone app featuring hotel and travel package deals. I was part of a 3-4 person internal team which built the app from scratch. We… · More adhered to "clean code" fundamentals, pair programming, and TDD to make a stable and extensible codebase that will be easy to maintain, and had a 99.5% crash free launch. I led the UI integration efforts to make sure the design was properly expressed in the look and feel of the final product, in addition to collaborating with product managers and other developers on the feature set and overall architecture. Used OCMock for extensive unit testing for all data-driven components. Prototyped various UX interactions with the design team.