Stephen Lindauer, Software Developer in Tacoma, WA, United States
Stephen Lindauer

Software Developer in Tacoma, WA, United States

Member since July 3, 2017
Stephen is an experienced Software Developer with over twelve years of experience working on a variety of projects. With a focus on iOS Development over the past five years, he has contributed to the launch of thirteen native applications for iPhone, iPad, and AppleTV. Stephen has worked in a variety of roles from iOS Developer to CTO, and brings with him a diversified skillset.
Stephen is now available for hire



  • iOS 6 years
  • Objective-C 6 years
  • Core Data 5 years
  • Apple Push Notifications 5 years
  • Python 5 years
  • Core Animation 4 years
  • Swift 2 years
  • tvOS 1 year


Tacoma, WA, United States



Preferred Environment

Python, Sublime Text, Objective-C, iOS, Xcode, MacOS

The most amazing... I've worked on was used multiple hours every day by my state's Attorney General to remember each person he met while campaigning over multiple elections.


  • Software Engineer

    2017 - PRESENT
    • Supported a live video streaming iOS platform.
    • Created a web live streaming library.
    Technologies: Flow, JavaScript, Objective-C
  • Full-stack Developer

    2012 - 2016
    CoMo Coding
    • Built a native iOS application used by a state attorney general to track and manage every contact he met during his time in office.
    • Created a sync algorithm to keep over five thousand contacts with custom meta data all up to date across multiple devices.
    • Constructed a web application in JavaScript and Backbone.js to allow staff to upload contacts and update information for existing contacts.
    • Created two native iOS games for iPhone, iPad, and AppleTV using SpriteKit.
    Technologies: HTML, JavaScript, PostgreSQL, Python, Swift, Objective-C
  • iOS Developer

    2013 - 2015
    Aviation Awarnys
    • Created a native iOS application for private airline companies to track flights and manage expenses incurred during trips.
    • Interacted with a RESTful API to provide data to the iOS application.
    • Uploaded image data from phone to API for storing receipts.
    Technologies: Objective-C
  • Chief Technology Officer

    2011 - 2014
    • Built a native iOS application providing users with detailed and up-to-date information about events happening in their city.
    • Integrated Stripe payments into the venue facing website and automated monthly payments.
    • Automated the process of adding new venues and new cities, reducing the amount of time to do so from one week to around 2 hours.
    • Created a custom push notification service to allow sending event and venue advertisements to users, and to allow notifications for social media features.
    • Implemented a cache using Redis to reduce load time on the servers when fetching event information through the API.
    • Built a RESTful API for the iOS and Android applications to interact with the Nightlife data.
    Technologies: PostgreSQL, HTML, JavaScript, Objective-C
  • iOS Developer

    2012 - 2013
    • Created a native iOS application to allow users in Lake of the Ozarks, MO to locate homes for sale that fit their needs.
    • Built a Node.js service to interact with the MLS database and provide information to our RESTful API.
    Technologies: Node.js, Python, Objective-C
  • iOS Developer

    2009 - 2012
    • Maintained the iOS app for consumers to purchase CARFAX Reports.
    • Maintained and built new features for the website to allow consumers to purchase CARFAX Reports.
    • Maintained the code that generated the CARFAX Reports.
    Technologies: HTML, Java, iOS, Objective-C


  • Languages

    Python, Objective-C, HTML, JavaScript, Java, Swift
  • Frameworks

    UIKit, AFNetworking, Django, Core Data
  • Tools

    Apple Push Notifications, Postman, Photoshop CC, Xcode, Sublime Text, Flow
  • Paradigms

    Agile Software Development, Test-driven Development (TDD)
  • Platforms

    iOS, Apple, MacOS, tvOS
  • Libraries/APIs

    Core Animation, Node.js
  • Storage



  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
    2006 - 2011
    University of Missouri - Columbia - Missouri

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