Senior Front-End React Developer

As part of our ongoing digital transformation programme we are currently looking for Senior Front-End React Developers to join our growing team here at Hastings Direct.

Would you like to work on Greenfield applications for one of the UKs fastest growing digital insurers? These are brand new positions within our business and you will have the opportunity to take ownership of multiple projects and be instrumental in the company’s growth and ambition to become the best and biggest digital insurer in the UK.

As a Front-End Developer you will be part of a brand new team here at Hastings creating websites and web applications that enhance the digital experience for our customers, helping our brand increase customer loyalty as well as generate new business.

As this is a brand new team for Hastings Direct, you will be able to influence the technical direction the team take and really stamp your mark on our business.

Skills and experience

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Technical team leadership experience
  • JavaScript specifically React JS experience is essential
  • UI/UX development is key to this role
  • Extensive experience in developing web pages using HTML/HTML5, XML, DHTML CSS/CSS3, SASS, LESS, JavaScript, React JS, Redux, Flex jQuery, JSON, Bootstrap
  • Source Management software such as GitHub
  • Object oriented analysis and design, API architecture experience
  • Knowledge of a Test-driven approach including exposure to either TDD or BDD would be an advantage

Benefits for you

  • Excellent bonus earning opportunity
  • £5000 annual cash car allowance
  • Up to 10% pension contributions
  • Private medical cover
  • 27 days holiday with the option to purchase more
  • Remote working opportunities
  • Life assurance
  • Critical illness cover

The interview and on-boarding process is currently fully remote with full time work from home options available post COVID

Hastings Group is an equal opportunities employer which means we treat people fairly. We welcome applications from all suitably skilled persons regardless of their gender, age, race, disability, ethnic background, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or marital/family status. Please also note that we have a thorough referencing process, which includes credit and criminal record checks.

Job Information

Job Reference: 60005070_1625142990
Salary: Negotiable
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Salary To: £
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Job Types: Permanent
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