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React Native Developer for a UK based company
Job ID IT JOBS#336
Location: Work from Home
Required Skills:
Our client is a UK based company founded 8 years ago and now has a team spread across the UK and Hungary. Their development and QA teams are currently Hungary based, but they are now  looking to expand into new territories.

The company is looking for a React Native Developer who will be responsible for designing, building, testing and deploying code using React Native. The role will require working from home on a daily basis and becoming part of company’s Development Team, reporting to the CTO and your Core Team Leader.

Key Responsibilities
- Work as part of a small team to build React Native iOS / Android applications for Full-Stack clients.
- Architect, build and maintain excellent React Native applications with clean code.
- Implement pixel perfect UI's that match designs.
- Implement clean, modern, smooth animations and transitions that provide an excellent user experience.
- Integrate third-party API's.
- Write unit and integration tests.
- Release applications to IOS and Google Play stores.
- Work with native modules when required.
- Complete two-week sprints and participate in sprint retrospectives and daily standups.
- Assist with building estimates.
- Interface with clients via Slack, Zoom and email
- Work with modern tools including Jira, Slack, GitHub, Google Docs, etc.
- Be part of a community of React Native developers who share knowledge and help each other as problems arise.
- Availability for meetings with project teams and co-workers as and when needed during the working day.
- The initial quality and suitability of code developed for the task’s requirements. The checking and testing of this code before handing over to QA. Regular code reviews with the Head of Development will be performed.
- Strict management of code and assets using company’s code repositories.

Qualification and Skills
- A specialism in React Native
- At least 3 years’ experience of React Native development
- Excellent communication skills.
- Excellent problem-solving skills.
- Strong English language skills.

Desirable Skills & Experience
- Commercial experience of other technologies such as JavaScript, CSS and Single-Page Applications.
- Commercial experience of developing and supporting CMS platform, specifically Drupal
- Experience or understanding of Agile development methodologies.

You will be entitled to 2 hours per week “YooDoo” time. This is time for you to take off (fully paid) to improve you mental or physical health. You can work on a pet project, take exercise, visit family etc.. 

Location: Permanently Work-from-Home.

Job Type: Full-Time

Compensation: Best in the industry