Lead Application Developer (React Native - Android / iOS)

Senior Developer

Ref: 298Monday 15 January 2024

Competitive Salary, Share Options & Bonus (plus a great work-life balance)

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Are you an experienced Mobile Application Developer searching for an opportunity to lead the continued development of an exceptional healthcare app?  One which already has hundreds of thousands of users and a product which has been proven to deliver measurable symptom improvement?  If you'd like to work in an exciting scale-up Development environment,  with the scope to grow your team and lead work across our customer's flagship mobile app,  then I'd love to discuss this with you further.

We're searching for an experienced Mobile App Developer with specialist knowledge of React Native,  to build and deliver health applications for both Android and iOS,  someone eager to take the next step into a Lead Developer function.  You'll join an exciting scale-up Development team,  growing the team and leading work on our customer's flagship mobile app stack,  including front-end (React Native,  JavaScript,  TypeScript) and back-end (AWS Amplify,  GraphQL).

If you feel that this could be the challenge that you're searching for right now, or indeed to find out more, then please press 'Apply' or contact Ieuan Savage for more details.

Your future employer's commitment is to revolutionise the way in which their customers access the best advice and cutting-edge health solutions,  delivering significant impact to their customers lives.  Their flagship product is already performing strongly within its area of focus and is the highest rated by ORCHA.  Your future employer is a fast-growing organisation with ambitious plans for the for the future,  so they're looking for like-minded individuals to help them continue with this exciting journey.

*Hybrid working model - our customer has access to office space in Cardiff City Centre,  which is shared with other fast-growing start-ups.  The team works remotely,  with team get togethers in Cardiff every 2-3 weeks.

As a Lead Developer,  you'll be tasked with leading a small team of two Developers and working alongside a virtual CTO,  Head of Product,  UX Designer and a QA Engineer.

Whilst it's not necessary to have experience of all of the areas outlined below,  you would need to demonstrate your willingness to learn and the ability to adapt to new technologies:

  • 2 years of managing a team or individuals.
  • 5 years commercial experience working with React Native,  on both iOS and Android.
  • Proven commercial experience using React Native for Health Applications.
  • Strong knowledge of React fundamentals including Hooks, State Management, HOC, Events.
  • Knowledge of Redux or similar,  with a strong understanding of the importance of Immutability.
  • Experience using ES6+ and excellent working knowledge of HTML and CSS.
  • Experience with AWS Amplify (Cognito, AppSync).
  • Experience consuming REST and GraphQL API's.
  • Experience using Git version control.
  • Experience building responsive layouts that utilise UI best practices, to deliver simple and effective UX.
  • Passionate about code quality,  code reviews and the importance of continual improvement.
  • A good understanding of Web Accessibility.

It’s critically important that you’re a self-starter with a passion for using technologies to deliver exceptional experiences for our customers.  As a growing company, you'll have the opportunity to work across the entire development on a wide range of products and services.

We believe that this is a tremendously exciting opportunity to play a leading role in maintaining our customer's position as a leading solution within their area of expertise,  as well as to continue building and enhancing the solutions they're delivering.  What do you think?  Might this be the position for you?  We’re hiring now, so to find out more, then please click ‘Apply' now or contact Ieuan Savage for further details.

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IT / Health Sectors
£50-70,000 per annum
CF10 1FS