Lead React Native Engineer (Permanent of Freelance)

The Company

ASquared is a mobile app, web and digital platform specialist, pioneering rapid innovation of sustainable, human-centric, digital futures for our partners, people and planet.

Our manifest
“We have a responsibility. Each of us.

Creative, engineering, operations, everyone,

Coming together to build better, innovative futures.

Digital, sustainability are no longer choices or nice to haves.

But imperatives that drive our focus, create empathy in partnerships,

Force urgency in our delivery and purpose in our work.

We’ve got this! Let’s do it together.”

You’ll join an open environment where you’ll have the chance to work across a truly great piece of business. You will own the day to day, ensure great work happens, always organised, always proactive, always bringing positive energy, always hungry to add value strategically and creatively and always with a resilient can-do attitude.

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

The Role

The Senior React Native Engineer will work with our highly reputable Engineers, Digital Transformation Strategists and Design teams to deliver a variety of high-quality React Native mobile and tablet apps for our clients.

We are also working on our own SAAS product line over the coming years. You will enjoy a 10% profit share governed by the satisfaction of our clients and your line manager. Profit is also shared from any leads you may bring to ASquared. This is an unprecedented opportunity for ex-contractors and lead developers to scale their value beyond a simple day rate whilst enjoying a wide variety of project work.

The Essentials

  • 2+ years React Native
  • 3+ years React.js
  • 3+ years Typescript & Javascript
  • Redux
  • Experience of build & distribution process for iOS and Android
  • Jest testing

Good to Have

  • Some experience of coding at the native layer:
    Objective-c / Swift and/or Java / Kotlin
    Firebase - Firestore database / Hosting / Cloud Functions
  • Styled Components
  • Node.js
  • Redux toolkit
  • Redux persist
  • App Center deployment
  • Google Play / Apple App Store deployment experience

Our office and remote working

We don’t live to work, we work to live” - achieving a good work-life balance is a core company belief. You’ll experience this through our flexible working options (e.g. remote, core hours, hybrid) at our offices in Platf9rm AND our Digital Nomad perk which allows you to take a change of scenery and work from ANYWHERE in the world for up to a month each year.

There's terms to ensure it's safe, practical and legal, but nonetheless, life's for living, so join us and get your imagination out there!

What's in it for you?

At ASquared, you’ll have the opportunity to work at an incredible agency, join an inspiring team whilst getting to grow and shape your career with us. We offer a competitive salary and profit share, training, benefits and wellbeing perks too.

  • A values-led working environment that encourages putting people first, honesty, curiosity and leadership.

  • We are a Dog Friendly Office, so if you come into the office, please bring your pooch for a visit

  • We do really care about our team’s wellbeing so we give everyone a wellness allowance every month to spend on things that will improve their wellness like fitness classes, meditation apps and more.

  • Holiday allowance that increases over time

  • Extra Day off for your Birthday

  • Christmas Shutdown (over and above your holiday entitlement)

  • Digital Nomad (work anywhere in the world for up to a month a year - subject to restrictions in other countries)

  • Flexible hybrid / remote working - We’re not a 9-5. No one will tap their watch if you prefer to start late and finish late because you like to go to the gym before work. Our focus is on your ability to deliver for the business, not your ability to keep strict working hours.

  • Employee Referral scheme (refer someone to work with us and you'll be eligible for a £1k referral bonus - subject to conditions)

  • Professional Development

  • Monthly Social Events: company lunches, social nights/day events, escape rooms, bowling etc...

  • PLATF9RM Membership Perks

Inclusion & Belonging:

We’re committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace. We aim to inspire and support our talents and clients through open, honest discussions, clear actions.

The Package

Up to £80k basic salary (DOE)  

For all our vacancies including mid-level React, mid-level React Native and Senior React / Native Engineers, please visit our website: https://www.asquared.uk/careers

Covid-19 Update:

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic our team have been working remotely to help keep them safe and avoid further spreading of the virus. We re-opened our office in central Brighton in 2021 and we continue to work flexibly with up to 2 days in the office. However, we will continue to support each individual’s choice to work from home until they personally feel safe and happy to return to the office.

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