Senior React Native Engineer

Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom · Engineering


Findmypast are looking for Engineers who want to make a difference to join our growing Dundee team. We want passionate people that use the right technology for solving problems and like to deliver in a lean-agile environment. Together we try to find new ways to create a great experience for all our users at all times. Above all, your work will impact the way people research social and family history.

We are looking for a Senior React Native developer interested in building performant mobile apps on both the iOS and Android platforms. You will be responsible for architecting and building these applications, as well as coordinating with the teams responsible for other layers of the product infrastructure. Building a product is a highly collaborative effort, and as such, a strong team player with a commitment to perfection is required.

What you'll do


Who you are

The Dundee team

As one of our Dundee mobile engineers, you will join the wider group of Findmypast Dundee engineering teams delivering product engineering, data engineering, machine learning and operations and tooling. We operate in autonomous cross-functional teams of Engineers, Designers, Analytics and Product. Our working practices help us move fast but help us keep our pace sustainable and maintain a strong work-life balance. We are based in the new state of the art DC Thomson offices at Meadowside in Dundee city centre.

Our tech stack

Our core programming language is modern JavaScript (ES2019). We’re building a new customer web experience underpinned by React.js while building out a platform of microservices with Node.js. We’re making use of GraphQL to interface between our user experience and data platform. We help all our new Engineers get up to speed quickly through a thoughtful and supportive induction program.


We're passionate about making FMP a great place to work and setting people up to succeed. Benefits include:

Due to the high volume of applications anticipated for this role, we regret we are unable to contact you unless you are shortlisted for the selection process.

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