Front End Developer - React, Redux and Node

Job Title: Front End Developer - React, Redux and Node
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Job list.duration: 12 Months
REF: 1015555_1536310036
Contact Name: Donal Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Role Background

I'm looking for 4 Full Stack Developers to join a top tier insurance firm in Hong Kong to work on one of the several major transformation programmes currently underway.

The roles involve programming in JavaScript, React, Redux and NodeJS to help this award winning company develop new systems, web and mobile projects.

The projects range from Web, Mobile or eCommerce to CRM Development.

The Role

These roles are Front End (UI) Development roles focused on designing and programming various systems using React.js and Node.js (among other web/UI technologies) for several projects.

  • You will develop robust, clean code for web and mobile platforms using React, Redux, Node etc. by translating business requirements to technical details and communicating with the business and other in-house development teams
  • Work with internal and external IT Solution Providers to deliver assigned development tasks
  • Be accountable for delivering application solution to meet agreed baseline estimate
  • Ensure application solution meet internal policies, standards and quality requirement
  • Manage technical issues and mitigate technical risks
  • Manage maintenance work transition from development to the Production Support team
  • Communicate scope and schedule changes of IT projects with Solution Providers
  • Coordinate with Release Management for production migration and promotion

The Team

There are several teams in place looking after different areas/projects. The teams are about 5 people in each (mostly programmers) and people come from various backgrounds (not just insurance).

Your Experience

  • 2+ years' experience in development delivery. Preferably in insurance & financial services or consulting background field
  • Knowledge of NodeJS
  • Knowledge on web technologies including HTML5, single page applications and various frameworks including ReactJS, ExpressJS, GraphQL, etc.
  • Knowledge on container and cloud platform, preferably on OpenShift
  • Knowledge on DevOps with tools including Jenkins, NPM, SonarQube, etc.
  • Extensive knowledge on Git, GitHub, GitHub flow, build & release management
  • Strong inter-personal and presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication and fluent in Cantonese
  • Fluent in Mandarin is an added advantage

English and Cantonese are essential language skills. Mandarin is helpful.

No insurance experience is needed. Only a willingness to learn!

Please apply with an updated CV.