Mobile Developer (React Native) - Insurance

Provide technical leadership to vendors, work with UX designers and create a governance for best practices.

Your new company

Our client is a major Insurance company in Hong Kong. Their contributions have supported social and economic progress across Asia, while also advancing the reach and impact of life insurance across the region.

They have the ambition to be a global industry leader in Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG), shaping a sustainable future for the communities they serve and creating long-term value for their stakeholders.

Your new role

  • You will create re-useable components and place them into a curated repository Storybook/Git/NPM for other developers to create their digital applications.
  • You will integrate the best practice of the digital development (mobile and web) into automation tools as part of the SDLC2.0 (Agile adapted) practice with DevOps, Automated Testing.
  • You will provide technical leadership to senior technical leads and vendor leads to ensure best practices are adhered to for maximum reuse across the group.
  • You will set an example of what “good” looks like and lead from the front.
  • You will work closely with UX designers and co-create solutions that are easy to implement, scalable, yet engaging for our customers.
  • You will create and manage a governance best practice to maintain the quality and security of code across all the local BUs.
  • You will create and update coding guidelines for local BUs as a part of our DLS (Design Language System).
  • You will measure, collaborate, and lift capability within the company near shore capabilities in and vendor development teams to ensure that components/screens produce are readily consumable in implementation.
  • You will work closely with offsite teams to ensure that implementation of the components/screens will produce desired UI solutions.
  • You will work closely with security and DevOps teams to ensure the delivery of secure and stable applications.
  • You will work within the existing framework but always suggest improvements in how we work, and choice of platforms/technologies.
  • You will stay informed and in tune with the latest methodologies, best practices, trends in the web/ app development.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Solid hands-on experience with Mobile development:
  • Skills in React Native, Kotlin, ReactJS, VueJS, Java Script, JSON, XML, HTML, CSS, JQuery integration coding.
  • Knowledge and awareness of emerging technologies such as Flutter and Protbuff.
  • Ability to provide technical insight and advice to development teams.
  • Familiar with GIT flow and other SCM systems.
  • Must be organized, able to work with minimal supervision, flexible to switch between different projects, and manage your own time well.
  • Good attention to UI/interaction/animation details.
  • Good understanding in web/mobile UI design principles and an ability to squarely discuss UI issues with UX designers.
  • Able to look at issues from customer and business perspectives in addition to technology perspective.
  • Experience managing/partnering with other engineers, including offsite teams, in launching products at large scale.

What you'll get in return

  • This position will give you the opportunity to be part of an innovative team in a large insurance group.
  • Our client pays competitive base salaries, and they reward performance with bonuses.
  • In addition, you will be eligible to participate in their comprehensive benefits program including medical insurance and MPF with additional employer voluntary contributions.

What you need to do now

If you have the drive to succeed in this role or are interested in IT roles within insurance, please contact me with an attached CV at Doriane.madec@hays.com.hk or feel free to call me at 2230-7433.

#1213824

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Insurance
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Banking and Financial Services
Ref:
1213824

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Doriane Madec, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: 22307433