ReactJS JavaScript Developer - Learn Node - FinTech

Talent Point Ltd
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ReactJS JavaScript Developer - Learn Node - FinTech

ReactJS JavaScript Developer required for heavily funded FinTech team who took a £7.5m Series A last year to scale their platform internationally.

The ReactJS JavaScript Developer will be joining specifically as a knowledge in the team on React to help drive brand new mainly front end projects to rebuild their current Backbone platform and build 3 brand new products using the framework. They are also building a lot of new Microservices for the platform in Node.js alongside their existing Java Microservices making this an ideal opportunity to quickly develop into a more senior full stack JavaScript Engineer.

To be considered for the role you must have commercial delivering React SPA's into a production environment and the nuances of developing with the framework and the Flux (Redux) architecture it follows. We are expecting a strong knowledge of vanilla JavaScript up to ES6 (ES2015) too as well as an advanced knowledge of modern HTML5 and CSS3 Inc. SASS via BEM/SMACSS etc.

What they are looking for from you:

Commercial experience working with React.js
Strong knowledge of vanilla JavaScript up to ES6 (ES2015)
Advanced knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 In. SASs/LESS.
Advocate for pushing Agile, TDD and CI/CD
Desire to lead greenfield projects

They are asking a lot at this level but they are offering a lot in return. Working very closely with the CTO and the wider Front end team (current at 4) the position plays perfectly for someone looking to take a step up into leading projects and here you will be doing that right away. Although focused mainly on the Front end It is also a great chance to learn how to design and build backend Microservices in Node.js, NoSQL datastores, Redis Caching and Rabbit MQ messaging systems. Everything you need to become a true senior full stack JavaScript engineer.

The business is moving quickly and project work is consistent and large scale. If you are interested in hearing more about this role then send a CV to and reach out directly on LinkedIn: https://in/williamkempsterjs or on for instant updates and a more detailed chat about the role.

React, JavaScript, Developer, Senior, Lead, Node, Front End, Frontend, Front End, TDD, Agile

No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd (including the trading name First Point) is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) 00072652, an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.