Dev Lead (React.js)

We’re looking for a senior developer with strong React.js and React Native skills to come grow our development team in Leeds.

Location: Leeds
Salary: Based on experience and skills: £45K-55K
Experience: 5 years in a similar role
Hours: Full-time

What you’ll be doing

  • You will be working collaboratively with our design team, leading a senior and two mid-level developers and actively working on front-end focused web and mobile application projects in React.js/React Native/Node.js.

  • You will be the most senior member of the development team and have a say on team training, how projects are run and client communications.

More about the role

  • Our main technology stack is based in React.js. We'll work with other frameworks like Gatsby.js/React Native/Next.js and sometimes do some backend work in Node.js.

  • The projects you'll be working on will be either web applications, mobile applications, or marketing websites typically for tech companies and startups.

The ideal candidate…

  • Has very strong experience in front-end development, React.js and ES6 Javascript.

  • Is both a leader and a team player with a passion for all things development.

  • Has excellent English communication skills - you should feel comfortable communicating technical concepts to both designers and clients.

  • Has an equal love of problem-solving and a pixel-perfect mark-up.

  • Researches the latest technologies and constantly tries to push their work to the next level.

Bonus points if you…

  • Have experience using Gatsby.js, Next.js, React Native, or Node.js you will have the opportunity to learn them if you don’t already.

  • Have experience working with UX/UI designers and communicating technical concepts with clients.

  • Have previous experience leading a development team in a start-up or digital agency.

In return, you’ll get

  • Flexi-time, start anytime before 9:30am and finish anytime after 3:30pm.

  • Work remotely or from our brand new office. We just require you to be in-office one day a week, but other than that you’re free to choose where you prefer to work.

  • A personal training budget of £1,000 to spend on courses, books or conferences that will help you do your job.

  • A monthly wellness allowance to spend on things to improve your wellbeing.

  • 38 days paid holiday.

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