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Senior React Engineer

Senior React Engineer

  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Ref: R002802231
  • Closing Date: 07 August 2020

You’ll be a Senior Engineer leading on our front-end web application architecture and constantly evolve engineering best practice. You will be required to lead and mentor whilst always remaining up to date and expert with SPA frameworks and emerging web technology.

We are looking for a Senior Engineer for one of our digital hubs helping build our modern content platform.

At Nationwide we openly put our 15 million members at the centre of every decision we make as a business. Every role, no matter what it’s doing, is member focused.

Nationwide is investing £1.2b in IT transformation, so it’s never been a more exciting time to join. Building high performing teams plays a huge part in this transformation, which is why we need a skilled Senior Engineer to work within our Member Team in Swindon.

 

What you’ll be doing

You’ll be a Senior React Engineer leading on our front-end web application architecture and constantly evolve engineering best practice.

You will be required to lead and mentor whilst always remaining up to date and expert with SPA frameworks and emerging web technology.

Evolving our isomorphic React front end architecture utilising Next Js static generation technology.

Prototyping emerging architectural concepts like micro-frontends using webcomponents.

Integrating React applications with our Sitecore CMS platform and Graph QL microservice architecture.

About you

We need somebody with the following:

  • Experience of working within a DevOps environment and a good working knowledge of the associated tooling
  • Proven ability to be accountable for engineering decisions within a technical environment
  • Strong understanding of the development lifecycle and experience of working under Agile development methodologies
  • Comfortable with peer reviews
  • The ability to quickly learn and work with new tools
  • Drive to continuously innovate and improve
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including status reporting
  • Prior financial services experience would be advantageous, but not essential
  • Technical leadership and consultancy to senior stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including status reporting;
  • Drive to continuously innovate and improve
  • Experience using

Experience of the following:

  • React, JSS NodeJS
  • Next Js / Gatsby
  • Experience in Javascript, Typescript
  • Webpack, Redux, Redux Sagas
  • Styled Components, Css in Js (JSS)
  • GraphQL (Apollo Client/Server)
  • Openshift, Kubernetes and Docker
  • Azure, AWS

 

The extras you’ll get

If you put a lot in, it’s only fair that you get a lot out. Our rewards and recognition scheme includes:

  • A personal pension – if you put in 7% of your salary, we’ll top up by a further 16%
  • Up to 2 days of paid volunteering a year
  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary
  • A great selection of additional benefits through our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Access to an annual performance related bonus
  • Access to training to help you develop and progress your career
  • 25 days holiday

 

Why work at Nationwide

We’re a building society founded by ordinary people, our members, who came together to help each other get the most from their money, buy homes and save for their futures. For over 130 years, we’ve supported each other and our communities, and we’ve done the right thing for wider society too.

If you come to work here at Nationwide, you’ll be part of that. Part of something a bit different. Something really quite special.

What’s more, we have a strong ethic of care for each other and our members. We recognise that our employees feel most appreciated when their thoughts and values are respected and considered. We’re committed to creating a culture that recognises and truly values our individual differences and identities. So if you’d like to be a part of an inclusive workplace where you can be yourself, where your talents are nurtured and you feel empowered to contribute, then please apply and help us in building society. Nationwide.

 

What to do next

If this role is for you, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button.  You’ll need to attach your up to date CV and answer a few quick questions for us.

We respond to everyone, and so we will be in contact shortly after the closing date to let you know the outcome of your application.

 

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