Lead Software Application Developer

Job Description:

Reference: TQ2223_2136_208 

Vacancy: 3 

Job title: Lead Software Application Developer 

Location: Oadby 

Job Purpose: 

TESTQ Technologies is an IT services and solutions company whose offerings spans over variety of industry sectors with strong technical, domain and process expertise helping clients grow their businesses and decrease operational costs on continuous basis in an ever-changing business environment. 

This opportunity is in the solution design and development arena for Lead Software Application Developer will play a major role with the technical design and development of the company’s technical offerings. The position is based at our Leicester office with occasional assignments at client locations. 

Job Description (Main Duties and Responsibilities): 

  • Working competency with RESTful APIs Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications Expert Proficiency required: React.js. 
  • Guide junior React.js developers and interns Responsibilities and Duties Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS or any other Front-end (CSS) frameworks like Bootstrap and AJAX Proficiency with JavaScript frameworks such as React.JS. 
  • Will develop React.js web apps using modern Javacript and CSS modules. Interacting React.js web apps via REST APIs Create extensible and reusable components. 
  • React.js Creating Redux stores to handle interaction between React.js components Configure a Webpack build pipeline with code. 
  • Assist teams building plans and wireframe models for future products Mentor. 
  • Modern JavaScript Redux CSS and Webpack Intermediate. 
  • Developing product analysis tasks. 
  • Developing application codes and unit tests in AngularJS, Java Technologies, and Rest Web Services. 
  • Conducting performance tests. 
  • Consulting with the design team. 
  • Ensuring high performance of applications and providing support. 


Key Skills, Qualifications and Experience Needed [The candidate must demonstrate these in all stages of assessment] 

  • Candidates should have 5+ years of experience in React.js development. 
  • Proven experience implementing front-end and back-end JavaScript applications. 
  • A proven background in producing React/Redux apps. 
  • Must have experience: React.js, Node.js React Libraries, State management, Routing, Redux, React Router 
  • Front end development: jQuery, Ajax, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript 
  • CI/CD and hosted solutions 
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or similar. 
  • Previous work experience as an angularJS developer. 
  • Proficient in CSS, HTML, and writing cross-browser compatible code. 
  • Web designing skills 
  • Knowledge of website hosting and maintenance. cPanel, AWS or Azure 
  • Code/repository management using GIT, GitHub, BitBucket 
  • Mobile Apps development experience e.g., React Native 
  • Experience in back-end technologies for writing APIs like Node.js, PHP 
  • Excellent communication skills. 
  • Critical thinker and good problem-solver. 
  • Ability to work independently. 

Other Key skills: 

  • Good analytical and Problem-solving skills 
  • Good communication skills 
  • A thorough approach and Self starter 
  • Focus on quality and delivery 
  • Working together in teams. 
  • Leadership and effective decision making. 
  • Flexible Attitude 
  • Excellent customer service 

Qualifications:  Bachelor's degree or above in the UK or Equivalent. 

Salary:  GBP 35000 to 50000 per annum 

Published Date: 16 Jan 2023 

Closing Date: 15 Feb 2023 

Evaluation: CV Review, Technical Test, Personal and Technical Interview and References 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent [Part time and Fixed Term option is available] *