Secret Source exists to make people happy, our developers and our clients. Yes we do TDD and work with all the latest tools but we measure success by how happy our team is and how happy our clients are.

This means you get to work on projects you enjoy, with tech you want to use and with colleagues you want to spend time with. Secret Source - A tech team you’ll love working with.

Experienced React Developer

Full Time
Calle Bravo Murillo, 34, 35003 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
Experienced Professional
May 29, 2024

Role overview

Would you like to work in a skilled React and Laravel team working on modern projects for an international client? We are looking for an experienced React developer to work in an existing scrum team based in Gran Canaria, working with a UK non-profit.

If you are passionate about writing quality code and want to work in a friendly collaborative team and be continually learning using the latest technologies this could be the perfect position for you.

What will you be doing?

You’ll be working as a React developer in a scrum team supported by a Project Lead.

You’ll be working on new web based platforms for a UK educational charity. The sites are built in PHP (Laravel 9) with a React front end & SQL Server database in Azure. You will be working mainly in the front end team but understanding of the back end would be beneficial. 

Code quality is important to us so you will write tests, participate in pair programming and code reviews with colleagues on a daily basis. You will also participate in the sprint planning, stand ups and all scrum ceremonies..

On a typical day you might find yourself

  • Creating new functionalities and applications

  • Refactoring current applications

  • Writing tests

  • Redefining an API starting with the documentation

  • Collaborating via code reviews to make sure our code meets our quality requirements.

At Secret Source you’ll work in a friendly environment, in teams where you’ll feel comfortable giving your opinion and where teamwork really happens

Skills and experience

We would really like you to have:

  • Proven and significant experience developing in React and strong knowledge of Javascript (including ES6+ syntax) and Typescript 

  • Knowledge of Redux

  • Have in-depth knowledge in HTML & CSS with the latest features in HTML5, CSS3

  • Knowledge in object oriented programming

  • Understanding REST APIs, DOM model and offline storage

  • Experience with automated tests. Jest

  • Working experience with GIT and  Databases

  • Have strong problem-solving and critical-thinking abilities.

  • Our team is from Spain and the client is in the UK so it is essential you can communicate well in English

And we would be really thrilled if you also have:

  • Experience of the whole web development cycle from coding to QA to deployment

  • Prior experience developing on an Agile team environment

  • Experience working with Figma

  • Experience with E2E tests and Cypress

  • Some experience of Laravel and Azure devops environments would be a bonus but not essential. 

Why work with Secret Source?

Do you want to work for a company whose number one KPI is developer happiness? 

At Secret Source we believe that team happiness is the key to success. So you’ll get all the benefits like flexitime, remote working and paid training time but most importantly you’ll get to work in a technology you enjoy and in a team with people you’ll love working with.

To read more about Secret Source visit our website - secret-source.eu. Here are some of our perks ...

  • Remote work opportunities - choose to work from home (within Spain) or from our spacious office in Gran Canaria

  • Paid weekly training time – every week you are given time to train, we will also pay for any courses you want to take

  • 1:1 mentoring and continual professional development

  • A spacious, custom built office with outside terraces, kitchen and multiple chillout areas – check out the photos on the-house.eu

  • An extra day holiday on your birthday plus Xmas Eve, New Year´s Eve and the 5th of January.

  • Flexitime – We have a flexible working timetable that can work around your personal schedule. 

  • Free English / Spanish lessons

  • Regular events

  • Private Medical Health Insurance.

We believe people should be paid fairly and talent should be recognised. We pay competitive salaries based on your skills and experience and we’ll review it every six months.

Secret Source is an equal opportunities employer.


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