Technical Lead / Senior Technical Lead (React)

Posted 8 months ago

Intervest is a software development venture with principals in the UK and an in-source development centre in Sri Lanka. We specialize in the development of Insure-Tech platforms and mobile applications.

We are looking for a strong Technical Lead with strong experience in Front-end development using React. This position is full-time.

Job Role

  • You will be one of the leads who is driving a pool of skilled engineers and working on transforming a legacy web application into a high-performance React web application.
  • You will be responsible for coaching and mentoring more junior members of the team to implement a strong React base in the company.
  • As the React Technical Lead, you will be responsible for leading a team of developers in designing, developing, and maintaining web applications using React.
  • You will bring an in-depth understanding of the React stack and of development and deployment best practices.
  • Conduct code reviews to ensure code quality, consistency, and adherence to coding standards.
  • Identify and address performance bottlenecks in the application, optimizing for speed and scalability.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in React JS and related technologies to continuously improve the development process.
  • Work closely with the QA team to ensure the delivery of high-quality software, performing testing and troubleshooting as needed.
  • You will be the go-to person for all technical decisions related to React and will work closely with other teams and clients on overseas to ensure seamless integration of our web applications.
  • Understand the organizational culture and work collaboratively with other teams and project stakeholders to achieve organizational goals.

Experience and Skills:

  • Extensive experience with React and its ecosystem including Redux, React Router
  • Strong understanding of web development technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience with web application architecture and design patterns
  • Experience with version control systems such as Git
  • Strong leadership skills and experience managing a team of developers
  • Experience in software development life cycle processes, including Agile and DevOps
  • Experience in Test Driven Development or writing unit tests
  • Strong communication skills to effectively collaborate with other teams and project stakeholders
  • Understanding how component breakdown works and the reusability of components
  • Ability to transform design into clean and maintainable code
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms such as AWS is a plus

Process and tools:

  • AGILE-estimates, story points, sprints, demos and flexibility.
  • Bitbucket /Git-code versioning.
  • Jira and Confluence documentation and ticket management. Service desk & knowledgebase
  • IntelliJ IDEA-the IDE of choice.
  • Jenkins -As the Build tool
  • AWS  -as the Hosting Infrastructure


  • 2+ experience as Technical Lead in React,  10+ years of overall development experience
  • Strong expertise in React JS, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, and related web technologies.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline

Salary: ~500,000 LKR (negotiable)

If interested, then email your CV to on or before 30th Nov 2023 with “Technical Lead: React JS ” in the email Subject line.

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