Front End Mobile Developer

Trust Power

Full Time
Oxford, UK   
Posted 3h ago

Trust Power is looking to find a talented software developer with experience of current front end

development frameworks and mobile development for iOS / Android.  You will have several years of development experience, with a deep understanding of Javascript and frameworks such as React.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about software technologies and has a proven track
record of taking on new technologies and a willingness to learn.  You will be happy working as 
part of a fast-paced agile development team and work well under pressure to deliver.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to help shape the development of the core 
product and will work closely with the Head of Software Engineering, Digital Product Design 
Head of Product, technology and data teams.
 

You will be experienced in creating compelling UI to work on mobile apps written 
using frameworks such as React & React Native, bringing your experience of developing for 
Android, iOS and browser.  You will have an eye for usability and a solid grasp of the principals 
of effective screen layout. You will have a keen interest and focus on usability in all of your work.

You will join a growing, agile development team in the heart of Oxford.  We are building a product within the renewable energy sector. It will involve in-home hardware, data visualisation, real time data monitoring, user notifications and a conversational mobile UI built in React Native.  The emphasis will be on delivering the most compelling user experience in the market.  


User Experience Skills: You translate a human-centred digital design into solid front end code
and can bring to life wireframes, prototypes and flows.

Collaboration Skills: You're a team player and love to collaborate. Your cross-discipline
knowledge of software technology and user experience inspires the team and ensures a smooth
process from concept to delivery.

Communication Skills: You have strong verbal, written and visual presentation skills. You
can clearly articulate the thinking behind your solution designs, work to a plan and communicate
progress and estimates effectively.


Essential

  • Perfectly comfortable implementing UI / UX designs on the web and mobile
  • 1+ years experience of responsive front end design
  • A deep understanding of Javascript development and associated tool sets
  • Comfortable working on a day-to-day basis with other full stack developers to implement design
  • Experience working with ideation sessions, user testing and wire-framing exercises in order to capture requirements

Ideally

  • Familiarity with current mobile and web app development frameworks such as React & React Native
  • Passionate about user-centric and human centred design philosophy
  • Inspiring, articulate and communicative in your ability to champion decisions and carry forward compelling software solutions
  • Personable, a team player with a love for collaborative, multidisciplinary projects

Bonus non-essentials

  • An enthusiastic technologist across the board
  • Strongly motivated by the renewable energy sector
  • React Native and its ecosystem
  • Node.js
  • State management - Redux
  • Android, iOS and common browser platforms
  • HTML5, ES6 javascript, CSS
  • Styled components, sass, BEM
  • Data visualisation (D3, React-vis etc.)
  • Experience with REST
  • Experience with applications that handle users and user flow
  • User experience testing and wireframe development
  • Experience of AWS, Mobile Hub and Amplify

As part of your application, please provide a link to your portfolio or work samples.  Alternatively, these can be sent to careers@trustpower.com