App Developer - React Native
West Midlands
USD £40000 - 55000 per annum
REF: frontend dev_1611246566
App Developer
Department - Engineering
Location: Remote / Lichfield

Purpose and objectives of the role
Reporting into the team lead, your main duty is to aid in the development and maintenance of the mobile apps and toolbar products and services - from the initial design and implementation all the way through to testing and release. This will include working closely with the rest of the development team and product team to ensure our mobile apps are being built to meet industry best standards whilst using the latest and best technology available. The role includes the full life-cycle of the mobile app development from proof of concept to working.

Main duties and responsibilities
On a day-to-day basis, an engineer would be responsible for

*Breaking projects down into tasks, providing estimates and requirements.
*Integrating with multiple services
*Collaborating and supporting teammates with software delivery
*Explaining concepts and ideas to non-technical stakeholders
*Triaging issues and providing solutions
*Writing testable code
*Reviewing colleagues code to help ensure quality
*Testing features before release
*Releasing code to high traffic applications
*Maintenance / support of production platform
*Any other duties reasonably requested



*Degree in Computer Science subjects
*Demonstrable experience of continued learning / professional development


*Demonstrable work on published mobile and or web applications
*Javascript / ES6
*React / React Native
*GIT based source control
*Writing standards compliant code
*Releasing code to a production environment
*Working with 3rd party API's
*Working with JSON serialisation
*Working in Agile teams
*Firebase cloud storage
*Experience of cross platform app development
*Automated testing using Appium
*Swift / Objective C
*Android SDK (API level 25+
*iOS SDK (iOS 11+)
*Developing using a MacOS environment

General Intelligence
*Good verbal and written communication skills
*Ability to work independently and as part of a team
*Ability to plan your own time and identify dependencies
*Ability to debug code and help others do the same
*Ability to recognise the right solution for the task
*Ability to use command line tools

Presentation skills - being comfortable to present to the team and wider company, as required.

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21st Jan 2021
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