navy wave

How to find a React developer job on OfferZen

Step One

Create your free profile

Your profile tells companies what you're looking for in your next role, from salary expectations to tech stack.

Step Two

Get featured to hiring companies

Once it's ready, your profile becomes visible to companies hiring on OfferZen for 28 days.

Step Three

Companies reach out to interview you

Companies message you directly with upfront role, tech stack, perk, and salary information.

Step Four

Get hired!

You choose who to interview with. We'll support you from the first interview to final offer.

Create a free profile

Find a React developer job at a leading tech company in these regions

From a remote React developer job to an office setup, you'll find your ideal match in over 18 countries.

  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Romania
  • United Kingdom
  • France
  • Ireland
  • Belgium
  • Kenya
  • Zimbabwe

Ready to start your job search?

Create a free profile
OfferZen Earthball
navy wave
navy wave

How to secure a React developer job

Here's some expert guidance that will help you in your search for a React developer job.

What are the skills required for a React developer?

As a React developer, you’ll need a strong understanding of the library, JavaScript and CSS, as well as experience building and deploying React applications. Experience working with Redux and other related tools will also be beneficial.

Some key skills include:

  • Strong knowledge of React, Redux and TypeScript
  • Attention to detail with a good sense of design
  • Experience working with UX/UI/Product designers
  • Collaborate with backend developers to ensure technical feasibility
  • Optimisation of the application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Bridging the gap between graphical design and technical implementation
  • Ability to test and debug applications
  • Experience writing well-documented, clean code
  • Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to confidently communicate in English

Other nice to have skills:

  • Good soft skills: teamwork, communication, time management, problem-solving and critical thinking
  • Understanding of cross browser compatibility
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms
  • Enjoys keeping up to date with emerging technologies and trends in React development

React developer years of experience

  • Entry-level React developers have less than 1 year of experience
  • Junior React developers have 1-2 years of experience
  • Mid-level React developers have 2-6 years of experience
  • Senior React developers have 6-10+ years of experience

Questions to ask in a React job interview

  • How does the team manage state in a React application?
  • What is the team’s approach to scaling and maintaining React applications?
  • How is testing for React applications handled and are any specific tools used?
  • What are the common performance issues the team comes across and how are they addressed?
  • How does the company approach professional development related to keeping up with the latest React trends?

For more guidance on how to prepare for interviews, check out the OfferZen Job Search Guide for Developers .

How much does a React developer earn?

As a robust JavaScript library for building complex web applications fast and efficiently, React is a popular choice for frontend development and React developers can demand decent income.

What is React and its history?

React is an open-source, JavaScript library for building interactive user interfaces and dynamic web applications. It efficiently updates and renders changes using a virtual DOM, providing faster performance and better user experience.

Facebook developed React in 2011 for internal use initially. It was released in 2013 as an open-source library and quickly became popular as a powerful tool for building web applications.

Ready to get started?

navy wave
navy wave