React Engineer (Internal, eligible for paid referral)
Your purpose in the role
Working within a talented team of technology experts, a Software Developer will play a key role in the development of the Insights Technology Platform, a highly scalable cloud (AWS) platform using the latest in Hyperscale technology.
Technology innovation in the Learning and Development industry is paramount, and through innovative solutions we aim to create a differentiator for our business that provides a legendary experience for our customers on every part of their journey with us. As a Software Developer at Insights you will be building web applications to support new functionality in our customer facing software technology stack. You will work in a highly collaborative Agile development environment and will leverage, promote and enhance our software frameworks, components and design patterns to deliver robust and scalable solutions.
What you’ll do to succeed (responsibilities)
Design, code and support robust and scalable software solutions
Ensure quality of solutions by conducting code and design reviews, writing unit tests and supporting the continuous integration and deployment environment.
Deliver code on time and to specification
Provide the appropriate level of documentation for solutions and be an evangelist in the team for the development knowledge base
Perform third-line application support
Be highly productive whilst balancing the need for quality and agility
Work collaboratively with the team
Assist in the selection of appropriate technologies for our applications
Contribute towards the enhancements of our development processes and policies
Assist in the development of our application architecture
Understand our business and our customers
How you’ll show up (behaviours)
You will take responsibilities for your tasks ensuring that you are diligently following through on them until they are satisfactorily addressed
You’ll have a positive outlook and work ethic
You will look to collaborate with you team and others in the business
Problem solving will be high on your list of things to do and you will be tenacious in your drive to deliver on this
You will be passionate about technology always looking for the next piece that will allow development of our solutions to be better
You will have a desire to deliver solutions that please users
What you’re great at (competencies)
A passion for delivering high quality user experiences
Experience in developing with the React/Redux framework
Familiarity in Typescript.
Comfortable with unit and integration testing
Experience with automation through the entire engineering lifecycle (development, test & deployment)
Familiar with Git Source Control and performing code reviews.
Knowledge of the use of the latest technologies to deliver cutting edge software