Freelance iOS jobs for world-class engineers

At Toptal, you’ll work on freelance iOS jobs and projects with top clients who understand the value of elite engineering talent. As a former Swift or iOS Developer, 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 iOS 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 iOS community:

Vladimir Mitrovic

Belgrade, Serbia

Vladimir has been a professional developer for eleven years. Most recently, he's been focusing on augmented reality (AR), computational ... Read More

Christina Lin

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Christina is a senior QA engineer with expertise in test automation, test management, and manual testing for web and mobile applications... Read More

Mike Sabatini

Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Mike has spent more than a decade developing in a wide range of industries from consumer products, industrial applications, eCommerce, a... Read More

Elijah Windsor

Raleigh, NC, United States

Elijah is a highly motivated and skilled full-stack developer. He is passionate about building apps with React Native, React.js, Objecti... Read More

Mark DiFranco

Kitchener, ON, Canada

Mark has over six years of experience developing apps for iOS devices. He has worked with many different iOS frameworks, and is a very q... Read More

Nick Schneble

Washington, DC, United States

Nick is a full-stack developer with over 20 years of experience and is particularly skilled at building iOS apps and mobile-first respon... Read More

Stefan Kaczmarek

Phoenix, AZ, United States

Stefan is a software engineer with 20 years of experience specializing in mobile applications, large-scale software systems, network pro... Read More

Petru Gabriel Lupu

Arona, Spain

Petru is a developer who's spent the last 14 years in the mobile industry, publishing 100+ apps in the App Store. To any project, he bri... Read More

Chady Kassouf

Montreal, QC, Canada

Chady is a full-stack web and iOS developer. He is fully fluent in Objective-C and Swift, and has a very long record of shipping product... Read More

Jordi Aragones-Vilella

Barcelona, Spain

Jordi got his Master’s degree in Computer Engineering and Security ten years ago, and since then has been working internationally as a s... Read More

Zoltan Varadi

Szeged, Hungary

As a user experience enthusiast, Zoltan's greatest strength as an engineer is his precise design implementation. He has a positive attit... Read More

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

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

Senior iOS Developer
Swift, iOS, Objective-C

We are a popular EdTech company with hundreds of millions of users engaging with our mobile app. We are looking for an experienced iOS Developer to support our product design and backend team in developing features and accelerating our upcoming projects. The ideal hire will have expertise in Objective-C and Swift, and can be flexible to work within a fast-paced environment.

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.

Lead iOS Engineer
Swift, iOS, Objective-C

We are a Y-Combinator backed startup specializing in social-local-mobile events. We are looking to add an iOS Engineer to our team to develop new features for our social media app and read/edit existing code. The ideal hire will take existing designs and wireframes and implement them to the exact specifications.

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 iOS 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 iOS developers.

Why do top iOS 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.

Rogério Araújo

iOS Developer
Goiânia, Brazil

Rogério is a full-stack developer with 15 years of experience with software development and architecture. He has worked on several projects for customers in Brazil and globally. The range of projects include mobile, applications, desktop, and enterprise search applications.

Toptal has created an amazing community of developers who are all extremely passionate about helping each other solve any problem. For me, the best part has been that after learning a new language and starting to engage with other Toptal developers about the technology, I quickly landed two jobs in less than one month, and both were great experiences.

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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