Contract React Developer, Central London, Large Project

Location: London, England Salary: £450 - £475 per day +
Sector: IT Type: contract

A React Developer is needed for a Global Entertainment company with offices in Central London.

The project is initially 6 months with expected extensions. Interviews are scheduled for later this week. This is a senior technical role working as part of an agile delivery team within the Development department.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake hands-on design and code activities and to perform reviews of the designs and code produced by other team members (and guiding and mentoring the team as required).

Areas of Responsibility

  • Work on tasks assigned based on the needs of projects / support work.
  • Suggest and use latest, stable technologies that align with the strategic direction .
  • Participate in definition of design and coding guidelines and standards.
  • Design and coding of applications.
  • Participate in reviews of design and code artefacts.
  • Develop and extend on existing automaton test suite.
  • Estimate work packages and projects
  • Implement tools and automation of development processes where applicable

Skill Set/Experience

  • Excellent React.js skills ( 12 months minimum)
  • Extensive experience developing web applications; across all tiers (front end, web, business and database) .
  • Experience of working in a Java development environment
  • Extensive experience in developing cloud based applications deployed on AWS
  • Extensive experience in Open Source frameworks/Tools
  • Extensive experience working on MySQL database.
  • Experience with micro-service based approach to development
  • Experience working in an agile environment with TDD.
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, SonarQube
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Knowledge Mocha / Jasmine / Test etc.

More details are available on request

If you are interested in this role then please send me your latest CV or give me a call in the Manchester offices. You can find me on Linkedin also.

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