Senior DevOPS Engineer (React developer) (Tax free & based in GCC)

Company Overview:

The ambition is to create a global leader in space – driving innovation globally for a better world, while transforming and inspiring Saudi society.
Much attention has turned to the space sector in recent years across the world. Advancements across the value chain, have made investment in this sector an attractive and strategic opportunity
for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Public Investment Fund plans to make sizable industry changing investments in the Company to enable it to achieve its mission.
The company will be one of the top global players in this space by pursuing commercially viable segments. It aims to support the Kingdom’s aspirations to be a global leader in space. The company intends to deliver on its ambitions through growing its assets via strategic acquisitions and partnerships, localizing cutting-edge technology & knowledge, and delivering customer centric services to achieve attractive commercial returns. It will start by focusing on opportunities downstream, leveraging existing local infrastructure and then building organically and inorganically.

Position Overview:

We are opening JavaScript / React development positions for our Engineering team. Attracted and passionate about the web world, you have a deep understanding of HTML 5 / CSS 3 integration languages and specially the ReactJS framework usage and are adept at integrating with RESTful APIs.
We provide excellent training opportunities and exposure to the latest technology stack. Depending on requirements, we offer an opportunity to attend industry relevant conferences.

Key Responsibilities:

• Actively participating in technical design.
• Developing new HTML / CSS / JS / React services while maintaining a high level of quality.
• Creating automated unit, functional, and integration tests.
• Carrying out production deployments.
• Maintaining existing services.


• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
• At least 2 years of experience in Single Page App JavaScript / Typescript development using React.
• Development: Javascript / Typescript / React
• Integration: HTML 5 / CSS3
• Proficient in creating Unit and Functional Tests for developed React components
• Tools: Linux (Ubuntu) / Docker / Git
Classification: Public
• Integration: Gitlab CI or equivalent test pipeline
• Proficient in reading and speaking English (CEFR B2 / TOEFL iBT 72) Knowledge of CI/CD pipelines and tools (Jenkins, GitLab CI/CD, etc.).
Additional Assets:
Proficiency in server-side NodeJS is appreciated.
In-depth knowledge of other technologies we use is a significant advantage:
• php / Symfony
• Unix / Linux

*NB: All applicants CVS will be reviewed and should your skillset match our client’s requirements, we will contact you via email / mobile. We are also happy to consider you for other open opportunities within Firstaff. If however, you object to us holding your data on file, please acknowledge via email by return.*


Paul Dooley

Managing Director

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