Lead React Developer


Full TimeReact
Posted 4 years ago
Lead Developer – ON SITE (London)

We are looking for a Lead Developer to join the team in the central London office on a full-time basis.

Our goal is to revolutionise shipping by creating a suite of comprehensive software solutions for the Maritime industry. Our journey begins now. Over the next couple of years, our teams and squads will build more than 30 products from the ground up. This includes everything from global vessel tracking to vessel performance analysis, crew optimization and so much more. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to apply cutting-edge technology to revolutionising an iconic industry.

What’s in it for you?

Working with the latest cutting-edge technologies
Disrupting a century-old industry in a startup environment
Opportunity to grow and develop your core skills
Deliver a green field system
Work with a diverse multicultural team in an agile environment
Variety of knowledge sharing and self-development opportunities
Competitive salary
State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with a warm atmosphere, which creates right working conditions
Opportunity to travel to nearshore Kiev
Experience firsthand the squad-chapter-guild workflow model, our version of the Spotify model


You will be the technical leader for a squad. Each squad works with some degree of autonomy and is responsible for the delivery of a specific product area.
You will work closely with the CTO and the lead architect.
You will ensure all requirements are gathered correctly and understood by all team members.
You will lead by example and help team members to deliver frontend and backend code that conforms to the company-wide code standards and implements the architecture.
You will be developing robust microservices to form the heart of a SaaS platform to serve globally distributed users.
Follow React best practices to deliver and support production ready industry quality code.
Responsible for the full lifecycle of services. Developers will take the services they build from design, through implementation, and into production.
Successful delivery of your services into production.


Full hands-on technical experience
Proficiency in:
Microservices architecture concepts
Domain driven design
Event source paradigm
Advanced use of git
Code testing
Use of Unix systems commands

Nice to have

AWS stack experience
Ability to perform basic DevOps tasks
Experience using Kafka
EFK stack
Container based architecture: Docker


Demonstrated track record and proficiency in the points below:

Deliver features autonomously with a high degree of team coordination
Deliver code based on precise architecture spec
Deliver code without relying on the architecture spec
Automated testing
Working with CI/CD practices
Delivering code to production
Maintaining production ready code
Collaborating in small but fast paced teams
Event driven architecture and message passing

More about you

Good level of English
Desire to learn and open mind about new technologies
Confident to operate in a fast-paced environment
A collaborative approach and willingness to engage in an environment of active idea sharing
Ability to learn autonomously
Excellent all-round communications skills
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