Syft - Front End Developer (ReactJS)

Norton Leigh Ltd
Covent Garden
£65k - £80k + Options + Benefits + Bonus
03 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Javascript Developer (ReactJS) - Syft

Syft is the UK leading online staffing platform disrupting the huge traditional temp sector which generates $500 billion annual revenues. Dominated by thousands of small agencies and few huge ones, we offer an exciting proposition that creates benefits for both workers and clients that in a short space of time has changed the status quo.

We are at the forefront of a very exciting space with strong VC funding behind us along with some well known angel investors.

We are seeking a Javascript developer to expand our team of London-based and remote engineers. You will work on our internal and public web apps based on React + Redux stack.

Why work with us:

? You'll work in a rapidly growing, funded startup and shape its culture
? We have a no-nonsense product with real impact
? We're focused on results
? We value efficiency, pragmatism, honesty and kindness
? Offices in central Holborn, WC2, with great travel links and access to a fantastic range of restaurants, which the team frequently visit together
? Flexible working hours with home office

Requirements of the Javascript Developer:

? Strong experience with React ecosystem or equivalent (Ember, Vue, Cycle, Elm...)
? Experience writing applications in declarative or functional paradigm, Redux or similar patterns
? Understanding of performance bottlenecks in modern JS apps
? You are an extremely pragmatic developer with a strong empathy to users, you are focused on business goals and you can apply these values to your daily decision-making
? You have worked on projects with extensive test suites
? You keep abreast of industry trends
? Experience working with some other programming languages, other platforms
? Attention to detail, excitement about making great UIs
? CS degree or equivalent knowledge appropriate for the work (UNIX, data types, databases, compilers, networking...)
? Excellent writing skills

Sounds like you? We?d love if you sent us your CV.

Avoid the confidence gap ? you do not have to match all of our requirements exactly to apply. Our interview process focuses on assessing that you can perform day-to-day responsibilities. It doesn't revolve around stressful coding tests, puzzles or asking questions designed to stump applicants.

For more information or a confidential chat, contact graham @

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