Job details

React Developer

Job reference: 003499

Closing date: 14/12/2020

Salary: up to £50,000 per annum

Department: IT

Hours per week: 36.17 hours per week

Here at N Brown we are looking to recruit a React Developer to join our engineering team! We’re looking for a skilled React.js Developer to join our front-end development team, where you’ll be responsible for developing and implementing user interface components using React.js, Node and Next.

You’ll be developing modern ecommerce sites for our major brands (Jacamo, Simply Be, JD Williams and Ambrose Wilson) creating an app-like user experience and adopting the latest technologies to ensure they are easy to maintain whilst meeting our fast-paced market demands and delivering excellent customer satisfaction.


About N Brown

Working here you’ll explore everything the world of digital retail has to offer — asking questions, trying new things and chasing new opportunities. Combine this curiosity with the freedom to make your own decisions, take charge of projects and work flexibly, and you’ve got the perfect place to show your skills and learn new ones.


Your role as React Developer:  

  • Developing new user-facing features using React.js, Node and Next.
  • Profiling and improving front-end performance to create highly performant, secure and scalable solutions. 
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use.
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code.
  • Optimising components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers.


What are we looking for?

  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles through previous experience working as a React.js Developer.
  • In-depth knowledge of JavaScript, CSS, HTML and front-end languages.
  • Knowledge of REACT tools including React.js, Next, Babel, Webpack, Redux and Storybook.
  • Experience of front-end development using Headless services, consumed through RESTful APIs
  • Experience with user interface design.
  • Experience of unit testing and mocking using Jest.
  • Experience of vulnerability testing using Retire.
  • Experience of automated functional testing using Cypress or similar.
  • Knowledge of performance benchmarking and usability testing using Lighthouse.
  • Experience of automated CI/CD pipelines using GitlabCI or similar.
  • Experience with browser-based debugging and performance testing software.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.


What’s in it for you?

As React Developer here at N Brown you will receive a competitive salary of up to £55,000 per annum (DOE) plus pension scheme, life assurance, 24 days holiday plus bank holidays, in addition to taking advantage of a holiday purchase scheme! You will benefit from our flexible working hours and fantastic location based in the heart of the northern quarter, Manchester. You will receive fantastic employee discount on our products, a discounted share purchase scheme and access to our Employee Assistance Programme and much more!




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