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Mobile React Native Engineer

United Kingdom, London, City of, LondonEngineering

Job description

Are you ready for a life and career defining personal & professional challenge?



‘Empowering people to live their passions’

This role can be based in UK or EU

Aaqua is a refreshingly new social experience built around people, purpose and passions.
We bring like-minded people, fans, icons, creators and brands together in communities - blending epic original ~content, ~initiatives and epic physical events - centred around M.A.G.I.C.

(M.usic, A.rts & Entertainment, G.ames, I.nterests and C.ommunity).
Our philosophy is to empower people to live their passions in a safe place, with relevant engagement, genuine transparency and a democratised value system.



Your purpose

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As a truly passionate engineer, you are destined to build a great experience for the mobile members on our platform.


Your community

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You will be a member of the Aaqua Tech team, working closely with the product owner and your engineering colleagues in your cross-functional squad to deliver the next great thing.

Meet the team

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Connect with our team members via our LinkedIn page!

Your focus

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Your contribution will include:

  • Enjoy working on user interfaces, front end, native languages, and anything it takes to solve problems and delight users
  • Take pride in working on projects to successful completion involving a wide variety of technologies and systems
  • Enjoy working with a diverse group of people, with a different technical background and focus
  • Building and improving our app experience
  • Collaborating with designers to develop beautiful interfaces that look great and run smoothly
  • Attention to detail and user experience
  • Work closely with the other engineers in your squad, the product owner and the other teams to continuously deliver high-quality, maintainable, scalable and production-ready software
  • Uphold best practices in engineering, security, quality and design
  • Implement components given the requirements based upon analysis by the product owners
  • Cover your code with the necessary test automation
  • Take full responsibility for the things you build and deliver to production by making sure that, together with the SRE team, the right monitoring and alerting is in place
  • Perform root cause analysis, based on feedback from our members, our monitoring systems and metrics

Job requirements

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Tech stack you could be working with

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Your journey

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Ideally your career journey to date will have given you experience in or exposure to the following:

  • You have an academic degree (BSc or MSc) in computer science or a related field, complemented with a minimum of 2 years of working experience.
  • Solid knowledge of TypeScript conventions and patterns, both on the frontend and backend
  • Solid experience with React.js and React Native
  • Experience and feeling with social media environments
  • You have experience with various testing patterns and supporting frameworks (e.g. Jest, React Native Testing Library, Detox)
  • Strong understanding of GraphQL and RESTFul services' conventions and architecture
  • Expertise with CSS-in-JS frameworks
  • You can work independently and take matters into your own hands
  • The ability to quickly learn new technologies and successfully implement them is essential
  • You take pride in delivering high quality, reusable code, and user interfaces

Bonus points

  • You know and understand the structural parts of a React Native application (React Navigation, Redux, Native Modules, etc.)
  • Notions of functional programming patterns in a modern Front End environment (e.g. hooks, immutability, pure components, stateless functions)
  • Understanding of advanced React concepts (e.g. compound components, advanced hooks, performance, context)
  • Work experience with Apollo GraphQL
  • You know how to create a bridge between the Native language and JavaScript code
  • Native development expertise using Swift, ObjectiveC, Java, or Kotlin
  • Happy to work with (anything).js


What you'll get

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Why work with us?

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At AAQUA, we are committed to real economic value distribution and this extends to our people. AAQUA is creating a work culture that caters to all your YOU's. Our total rewards package is highly attractive, with generous compensation, options programmes, comprehensive medical coverage and workplace flexibility.


Developing our people is a given and the exposure your will get at AAQUA will see you always evolving, creating opportunities for rapid career advancement. By putting our 'members first' (that includes YOU), you will deliver the unexpected every day. AAQUA's agile focus drives collaboration, ideation and allows you to be your true self, empowers our people and delivers a passionate and fun team.


AAQUA is a diverse and inclusive culture. We want our people to be reflective of our members and commit to a non- discriminatory culture that does not judge by; age, gender, sexual orientation and gender reassignment, race and colour, disability, religion and beliefs, pregnancy and family responsibilities, education level and all of your YOU's.

Humans of AAQUA

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United Kingdom, London, City of, London
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United Kingdom, London, City of, London
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