React Developer Contract

React Developer Contract

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited | Lancashire, England, UK

Posted 7 days ago

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React Developer - 3 -6 Month Contract - Remote / Lancashire based, Rate flexible dependant on experience Your new companyYou will be working for a first class university in Lancashire, who are looking for an interim Lead Front End React Developer, for a 3-6 Month contract.Your new roleSpecifically, my client are looking to strengthen the team, who brings a wealth of HTML5, CSS and JavaScript experience, ideally with a good knowledge of Node.js/Docker backend development (WebPack, APIs). You understand how underlying web technologies / platforms work and why. You never code without using version control, CI/CD and ticket-based development practices. You understand the need for a UX, data-driven, collaborative, and agile approach to development. You enjoy researching all things web technology related to ensure you are up to date with the current and future trends. Your voice, opinions and expertise are welcomed, and critical thinking encouraged, keeping in mind the commercial and often practical nature to drive things forward. You enjoy supporting and helping to grow your technical peers in expert-programming and adviceWhat you'll need to succeed

  • You will provide full stack web development skills and services forming a core part of the technical know-how.
  • You will help create, update, innovate, test, future proof and maintain the front-end and back-end of various websites and other web-related technologies as well as our development practices.
  • You will help drive, inform, and implement technological solutions taking ideas and/or designs to development into production.
  • You will take day-to-day direction from the Lead Developer and will work collaboratively across the team and with wider stakeholders with the aim for continual improvement in all matters to ensure best practice.
  • The 'daily' tech stack is React/Redux/Saga/SSR/StyledComponents based with a 3rd party backend.
  • TypeScript with APIs is used for pure backend work. Deployment is mostly handled by other teams. More specific technical details are found in the Person Specification

What you'll get in returnThis is a 3-6 month contract, and will be mostly remote, however very occasional travel to Preston will be required. Day rate is flexible depending on experience.What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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