Contigo is hiring: UX Dev Team Lead

We are looking for an experienced front-end web developer to join us in overhauling our user interface.

We’re starting from scratch using React with Typescript, and we’re building a new UX team to do it.

If you’d like to be part of a growing global company and help to build the next generation of our industry-leading software solutions, then check out the job spec below. If it sounds of interest, please get in touch with us by emailing etrmrecruitment@contigosoftware.com

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Title: UX Dev Team Lead

About the role

We’re building a new UI for a legacy application. We are using React+Redux along with ReactStrap and Typescript to design a modern, accessible UI using VSCode. On the backend we’re building a new API with C# .netcore and OData talking to a SQL server database.

We’re looking for someone experienced to take ownership of the UI and help us grow the UX team by retraining and mentoring a number of the existing developers. This is a chance help build something new at a very early stage in the product cycle.

About you

You should be experienced in using the technologies we’ve already started with, and capable of driving the direction the user experience takes. User experience should be very important to you, and making sure the interface has the kind of interactions that will make our product stand out should come naturally.

You should be comfortable working with external design teams who will provide assets and wireframes, but also confident in adapting basic layouts to suit new pages without assistance.

Skills

  • Typescript
  • React/Redux
  • C# and dot net core skills would be beneficial but not essential

Experience

  • 5+ years of experience with a modern SPA app UI built in React
  • Good design skills, able to work and adapt from existing wireframes and templates
  • Experience with accessible design patterns and W3C guidelines
  • Some level of experience with mentoring and guiding a small team

About us

Contigo is a provider of energy software solutions. We employ approximately 50 people in software development and consulting roles in the UK. As part of the Energy One Group, we also have offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Paris.

Our clients are energy retailers and generators who are seeking better software solutions to improve efficiencies within their businesses, particularly around energy trading, risk management and national grid connectivity.

We have a customer-focused and entrepreneurial culture, and our people are committed to working together to achieve our goals. This is a fast-paced and challenging environment.

Benefits

  • 8% Pension
  • 25 days holiday per year
  • You Day – One day per year to take time off for yourself
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Health & Wellbeing Allowance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Eye tests & contribution to glasses 
  • Employee stock share scheme

Interested in the role?

Please get in touch with us by emailing etrmrecruitment@contigosoftware.com

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