Senior Web Engineer / Developer

Candidate Source
£70000 - £90000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An award winning financial software company having delivered industry-leading software solutions globally for more than two decades and is now seeking a Senior Web Engineer / Developer based in London to join its expanding team.  The company is well positioned for a period of rapid growth led by exciting new product developments supported by being part of a larger financial software group.

Established in the early 90`s the firm`s origins are Institutional Quant Finance for Fund Managers, traders and Hedge Funds and, more recently, the Private Wealth world.

As the Senior Web Engineer / Developer your duties will be:

- To be responsible for all architecture and code design decisions relating to new developments
- Hands-on development – you WILL get your hands dirty!
- Maintenance of and improvements to the development environment including IDEs, version control, continuous integration
- Support, coaching and mentoring of developers / engineers
- Prototyping new ideas and technologies
- Ensuring ‘best practice` within the team including coding standards, agile development and delivery processes
- Being responsible for architectural decisions relating to security, performance and scalability
- Participating in the accurate estimation, planning and delivery of the new products
- Resolving client technology issues working with client IT teams
- Working with third party software platforms to integrate tools.

To be a successful Senior Web Engineer / Developer you will have the following skills and experience:

- Comfortable working in a fast-paced delivery environment, enjoy variety and relish a challenge.

- An in-depth understanding of, and great experience in, technologies such as:

- AngularJS and, preferably, Angular2
- React
- D3 Visualisations
- RESTful Web Services / APIs
- JavaScript
- User interface design and the use of components such as rich tables / grids
- Multiple delivery platforms, e.g. tablet, phone, varying screen sizes
- Security, authentication, scalability, load balancing, reporting / printing

- Ideally, you would additionally have experience of:

- Java
- SQL Server
- SVN / Git, Jenkins, Eclipse and Jetty
- A financial world such as Investment Management, risk, trading, portfolios, valuations, etc.

In return, the Senior Web Engineer / Developer will receive a salary of £70,000 - £90,000 per annum plus benefits.

The job title of ‘Senior` relates simply to the level of experience and has no relevance to age. You are encouraged to apply for any opportunities that you feel to be suitable, irrespective of age or level of experience.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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