SEAN ALLEN

iOS Engineer/YouTuber

NOW

Aluna

Leading the iOS development effort at Aluna. Aluna helps you understand your chronic respiratory condition, such as asthma, and take control of your lung health. Launching end of 2018.

YouTube

Creating 3 iOS development videos per week educating thousands of aspiring developers on the ins and outs of Swift, as well as vlogging the life of an iOS developer in Silicon Valley.

PORTFOLIO

Summer Math Star

I contracted on Summer Math Star's iOS application which helps elementry school students hone their math skills over the summer. Students progress through a wide variety of daily math challenges.

My Role:

Built the majority of version 1.0 as part of a team of two. Focused on building the UI and logic for nearly all 200+ problem variations.

Technologies

Swift, In-App Purchases, Push Notifications, Programmatic User Interface

School EventPay

I contracted on School EventPay's iOS application which simplifies event communication and payment handling for schools. The app provides amazing convenience by allowing parents to sign permission slips and pay for school events all from their phone.

My Role:

Built 95% of the initial release version.

Technologies

Swift, Stripe Integration, Push Notifications

Nibble

I worked with a small startup called Nibble Nutrition as the sole iOS developer to bring their app, Nibble, to life. Nibble is a nutrition tracking application that hopes to take the pain out of food tracking by implementing voice recognition.

My Role:

I was the sole iOS Developer on the project from zero to version 1.0.

Technologies

Swift, Speech, AmazonLEX, HealthKit, Fitbit Integration

FitHero

FitHero turns your everyday step counting into an awesome adventure. Using a Fitbit, Apple Watch, or just your iPhone you can complete quests such as 4k steps in 2 hours or 30k steps in 48 hours if you love a good challenge. Completed quests reward gems to unlock cool new heroes.

My Role:

I partnered with 2 others on this project. I focused on front-end UI/UX design and implementation.

Technologies

Objective-C, Fitbit Integration, HealthKit, Parse, Core Animation

Unfortunately, FitHero was a victim of the Parse shut-down and is no longer availaible on the App Store.

I create iOS development related content on my YouTube Channel with over 24k subscribers. I post 3 videos per week ranging from Swift News, tutorials, VLOGs, general industry discussion and live streams. Check out a sample below and subscribe to stay up to date!

PODCASTS

I've been a guest on various Swift podcasts. Check out the episodes below.