Lead React Developer

Job Description

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The Company

A Squared is a fast-growth digital transformation agency that builds software and user experiences that enable our clients to succeed. We've been operating in this capacity for 3.5 years and have enjoyed 200% year on year growth during that time. Visit our website for more https://automationsquared.com.

Our Clients

Our incredible client portfolio spans start-ups to blue-chips, from Jessica Ennis to Health Care America and Greenwich University. We have exciting projects in Healthcare, Fitness, EdTech, FinTech, Sustainability and People Management. A recent delivery helped one of our client become acquired for nearly £30 million.

Process and Tools

We adopt a lean, agile and commercially focused discovery, design and development method to help us deliver stunning React, React Native and Firebase applications.

The Role

The Lead Application Developer will be responsible for a small development team and an associated Profit Centre. They will work with our Discovery and Design teams to deliver a variety of high-quality React, React Native and Firebase projects for our clients. The lead developer will be responsible for training, managing and scaling their team and will enjoy a 15% share of the profit accordingly. Profit is also shared from any leads you may bring to A Squared. This is an unprecedented opportunity for ex-contractors and senior developers to scale their value beyond a simple day rate whilst enjoying a wide variety of project work.

The Essentials

2+ years React.js and/or React Native

3+ years Typescript & Javascript

1+ year Redux

Agency experience

Good to Have

Firebase - Firestore database / Hosting / Cloud Functions


iOS Swift / Objective-c

Android native


Redux toolkit

.NET Core 3.x



The Location

Once Covid restrictions ease, then at least two days in our central Brighton office, the remainder wherever you wish - e.g. home. We can also arrange one week in the office, one-week remote.

Cycle To Work Scheme

We support the Cycle To Work scheme.

The Package

£45k to £60k basic salary plus 15% uncapped Profit Share based on lead referrals and project delivery.

£600 annual training budget.



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