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Mobile App Developer

Mobile App Developer

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK  |  Engineering  |  Full time

Start Date: ASAP

We are looking for a React Native developer interested in building a mobile app offering of our Web App for both the iOS and Android platforms. Your role will be to help develop and maintain a singular app which operates as the counterpart to our existing web solution.

Responsibilities
  • Build consistent UI through both platforms
  • Build reusable components and libraries
  • Leverage native APIs for deep integrations with both platforms.
  • Diagnose and fix bugs and performance bottlenecks for performance that feels native.
  • Maintain code and write automated tests to ensure the product is of the highest quality.
Essential
  • Firm grasp of the JavaScript/Typescript language including ES6+ syntax
  • Ability to write well-documented, clean JavaScript code
  • Comfortable working with third-party dependencies and debugging dependency conflicts
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs
  • Knowledge of JavaScript testing tools such as Jest or Mocha.
Desired
  • Experience with the deployment of mobile apps, including App Store approval.
  • Experience with writing React Native apps using the Expo.io library
  • Experience with version control tools such as Git
  • Familiarity with making use of offline storage
  • Familiarity with JavaScript bundlers such as webpack
  • Experience with end to end testing of React Native applications

Above all else we have an excellent culture at Oak which we work hard to maintain. We are looking for an experienced person that has a positive outlook and is a good fit in a highly engaged team.

Benefits:
  • 25 Holidays (+8 bank holidays)
  • Gym membership subsidy
  • Vitality Health Insurance for you and your family
  • Pension
  • Ability to buy and sell holidays
  • Laptop
To apply, email joinus@oak.com, using the job title as the subject line.

Tell us why you’re perfect for the role and attach your CV (with your name and the role you’re applying for in the title), and please make sure you include an up-to-date phone number and email address in case we need to contact you.

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