Senior Full-Stack Developer

Posted Nov 21

Senior Full-Stack Developer (React Native; Node.js; Javascript; Redus Saga)

We are looking for a Senior Full-Stack Developer for one of our flagship e-commerce projects.


We specialise in building bespoke software for global businesses, and have a team of highly-skilled and multi-disciplined engineers. Our primary focus is to deliver exceptional value to our customers and as such are proponents of Agile methodologies.


This role is a full-time contract position and you may work 100% remotely from home.


Skills & Qualifications

  • MUST: Solid understanding of JavaScript 
  • MUST: Solid React Native Skills
  • MUST: Strong knowledge of Node.js
  • MUST: Strong knowledge of Redux (Redux Sagas)
  • SHOULD HAVE: Experience with Git/GitHub


Responsibilities

This role is perfect for a candidate that not only enjoys development, but also wants to have input on the best approach and implementation method. On a typical day you will:

  • Morning stand-up with the team via video
  • Have a direct input in application architecture decisions
  • Comfortable in taking key technical decisions
  • Working with key stakeholders (will have regular contact with Amazon/Google as well as product and marketing people)
  • Write efficient and testable code
  • Review PRs created by your fellow team members
  • Document your code concisely and clearly
  • Take part in regular retrospectives to improve the team process


What we look for

An ideal candidate has:

  • Based in a location with a Time Zone between GMT -2 to GMT +2
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Exceptional written and spoken English communication skills
  • A proactive and autonomous approach towards work
  • Experience working across a variety of different languages
  • Ability to work on large codebases which require patience to understand
  • High quality coding standards
  • Strong team ethic; keen to help other team members succeed


Delivering exceptional value to our customers is imperative. The ideal candidate is the perfect brand ambassador; a brilliant technical mind with the accompanying interpersonal skills necessary to function in a team environment.


As an Ascent developer you will work in a small and close-knit group. Our mindset is focused on constant iteration and improvement.


Benefits

  • Work remotely
  • Great compensation
  • Flexible holiday
  • Exceptional internal support network


Our Culture:

  • World class delivery and attention to detail
  • Strong customer focus
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Can-do approach
  • Positive attitude towards change
  • Quick and eager to learn
  • Highly collaborative