Freelance Mobile App development jobs for world-class engineers

At Toptal, you get to work on freelance Mobile App development jobs and projects with top clients who understand the value of elite engineering talent. As a former lead engineer, manager, or specialist, you gain the opportunity to design your own schedule, get real-time help from a global community of experts, and enjoy top professional development opportunities.

Hiring mobile app developers? Learn more about Toptal.

Why should you use Toptal to build your career?

At Toptal, you’ll always have plenty of opportunities available to grow personally and professionally. From working with cutting-edge technologies to getting real-time feedback from a global community of top developers, there are always options for creating value for yourself here.

Grow your career by working with top companies

Grow your career by working with top companies

At Toptal, you’ll choose from projects with industry leaders like Airbnb and NetApp and learn cutting-edge technologies and skills.

Never worry about payments

Never worry about payments

At Toptal, you set your own rate, always get paid on time, and never have to worry about negotiating with clients or competing with cheap, inexperienced developers.

Design your own lifestyle

Design your own lifestyle

No offices, no useless meetings, and no mandatory hours. You choose your own availability and enjoy the freedom to work from wherever you want.

Learn from peers and take advanced technical courses

Learn from peers and take advanced technical courses

Have a bug? Ping the Toptal Slack Community for real-time, on-demand support from a global network of top engineers. Want to learn a new skill? The Toptal Academy is designed to help you rapidly gain professional expertise in a new technology.

Get featured on the Toptal Engineering Blog

Get featured on the Toptal Engineering Blog

With hundreds of thousands of subscribers, hundreds of advanced technical studies, and frequent syndication requests from top industry publications, publishing on the Toptal Engineering Blog is a unique chance to show off your top work to the best in the industry.

Speak at conferences and attend events

Speak at conferences and attend events

Not only will you be able to attend Toptal Community events in cities all around the world, but as part of the Toptal Speakers Network, we’ll also help you attend leading conferences, submit papers, and prepare and deliver keynote speeches.

Meet members of the Toptal Mobile App community:

Felipe Munoz Suban

Santiago, Chile

Felipe is a mobile developer, passionate about everything related to software programming from back-end technologies to UX patterns. He ... Read More

Vadim Dagman

San Francisco, CA, United States

Vadim is a seasoned freelance software developer, architect, technical manager, and entrepreneur with over 25 years of professional expe... Read More

Denys Maruda

Budva, Budva Municipality, Montenegro

Denys is an entrepreneur at heart with extensive experience in different areas of software engineering. He easily connects end user expe... Read More

Luís Martinho

Porto, Portugal

As an entrepreneur, Luís understands the importance of proactivity and results, and has learned the meaning of responsibility and accoun... Read More

Matt Durgavich

Boston, MA, United States

Matt is a seasoned programmer with technical breadth and depth. He has worked in a variety of industries, ranging from startups to large... Read More

Adel Tahir

Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Adel is a senior full-stack web developer with solid experience in Node.js, React, and AngularJS as well as PHP and Python/Django. He al... Read More

Hubert Orlik-Grzesik

Pszczyna, Poland

Hubert is an incredibly fast learner--he was once able to pick up a musical instrument in the morning and play nice tunes by the afterno... Read More

Nithin Reddy

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Nithin has more than 4 years of experience in mobile application development. He is skilled at native mobile app programming for both th... Read More

Nikola Minoski

Skopje, Macedonia

Nikola is a passionate freelance mobile app developer with 7+ years of experience in mobile apps and game development. He also has stron... Read More

Ted Cohn

Incline Village, NV, United States

Ted has 30+ years as a senior architect, technologist, developer, entrepreneur, and CTO. He led Barnes & Noble's Nook team in Palo Alto,... Read More

João Dias Barbosa

Porto, Portugal

João is a passionate iOS and Android developer with a strong attention to detail that has yielded great apps. He has delivered many proj... Read More

See 3 typical Mobile App jobs you’ll have access to at Toptal:

Top clients, ranging from industry-leaders to rapidly growing start-ups, use Toptal to hire elite mobile app developers for their mission-critical jobs.

Flutter Developer
Flutter, Dart

We are a long-standing service provider in the telecommunications industry building meaningful connections between clients and callers. We are looking to hire a developer to assist with a Flutter-based mobile app. The ideal hire will have experience with Dart, and can work independently to build and execute all elements of the project.

Full-stack iOS Developer
Swift, iOS

We are a diagnostic health startup changing the way personalized health is delivered. We are looking for a Full-stack iOS Developer to own the development cycle for our app, from inception to execution. The ideal developer will have a strong background in intuitive app experiences, and will work directly with our CTO.

Senior Android Engineer
Android, Kotlin, Java

We are an international media and communications company in the process of building a best-in-class mobile app for our news service. We are looking to build a team of senior Android engineers to help us scale our app from concept to execution, with an anticipated reach across our mobile audience of millions of users. You will bring an expertise in cutting-edge mobile development frameworks to a growing team, and consistent communication will be an imperative to succeed in this role.

Enjoy competitive, worry-free compensation.

At Toptal, you set your own rates and never have to spend time marketing yourself, billing clients, etc. Most Toptalers make substantially more through Toptal than they did at their previous jobs, and we’ll always pay you on time, even if clients have not yet paid us. Never worry about payments again.

Trusted by:
HP Enterprises worked with Toptal to add freelance developers to their team in Israel.
Airbnb trusted Toptal to help hire programmers to support their Berlin office.
Zendesk trusted Toptal contractors to develop their key software applications.
Thumbtack hires software engineers from Toptal for their mission-critical initiatives.
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NetApp hires software engineers from Toptal for their mission-critical initiatives.

Design your own lifestyle.

At Toptal, you can choose your own schedule and work from anywhere in the world that has Internet. Whether you want to spend more time at home with your family or start traveling and work from exotic beaches, the choice is completely up to you. No offices, no mandatory hours, just complete freedom to work in the way that suits you best.

Join tech conferences, advanced skill development sessions, and more.

Not only will you be able to attend Toptal Community events in cities all around the world, but if you join the Toptal Speakers Network, we'll also help you attend leading conferences, submit papers, and prepare and deliver keynote speeches.

Publish technical papers alongside mobile app developers on the Toptal Engineering Blog.

The Toptal Engineering Blog features hundreds of thousands of subscribers, daily in-depth technical studies, and frequent syndication requests from leading publications across the tech industry. By joining, you’ll be able to publish on the Toptal Engineering Blog and show your top work off to a global audience of mobile app developers.

Why do top Mobile App experts join Toptal?

Aleksandar Simic

Mobile Developer
Niš, Serbia

Aleksandar is a mobile engineer with nearly a decade of domain experience working for companies including Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, and Nike. His portfolio is diverse, but he specializes in scalable, secure, robust solutions with custom UI in the health and fitness industry. He has applied his proactive stance as a lead engineer to witness startups funded on TechCrunch and see their user bases grow to tens of millions of users.

After a dozen projects completed through Toptal, I can say that the moment I joined was the most important turnaround in my career. I cherish the opportunity to be part of an amazing community and work with impressive clients on exciting projects. I'm encouraged to learn new skills and apply that knowledge in everyday activities. I'm grateful that my path led me here and very excited for what the future will bring.

Eduard Carreras

Flutter Developer
Barcelona, Spain

Eduard has spent 15 years working on the IT system behind the distribution of the results of the Olympic Games. His experience ranges from project management to development in different languages. He's been a passionate developer of Android applications since 2011, creating and publishing apps under the brand Poquesoft with more than 500,000 downloads in the Google Play Store.

I love working for Toptal as a freelancer because it allows me to concentrate on Flutter development, which is what I really enjoy. I don't have to worry about contract proposals, rate discussions, or all the paperwork. I'm also able to work with incredible clients all over the world without spending two hours a day commuting!

By joining Toptal, you’ll have full flexibility over which projects you choose and when you want to work.

Aside from enjoying the benefits of our amazing community, you’ll have full flexibility to accept or reject projects as you prefer. Whether you prefer to work full-time at Toptal or you’d rather just take on occasional hourly jobs, the choice is yours.

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