Technical Lead - FinTech - London - £75,000

Just IT Recruitment
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to work for one of the world's Leading 100 FinTech Innovators?

An exciting, successful and expanding FinTech start-up is looking for an experienced Front End Technical Lead to lead the team in redesigning, rearchitecting and programming their cutting edge B2C web app from Angular, JavaScript, Bootstrap and HTML5 across to Angular2.

You will be responsible for motivating and driving the team forward to ensure deadlines are hit and projects are completed in time and to budget. This is a fast paced agile environment and requires someone with the personality and attitude to match.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a fast-growing business where you can help shape the future of the application and have direct input into the strategic direction of IT & Development.

Primary Skills & Experience:

·A track record of developing multi-browser B2C consumer websites (E-commerce, booking, travel, banking, retail etc).
·Angular (knowledge of Angular 2 is highly desirable)
·JavaScript / jQuery & JavaScript libraries & MVC patterns
·Excellent knowledge of HTML5, CSS, LESS, SASS and Ajax
·Excellent knowledge of Responsive design and development
·Practical experience with JavaScript Libraries and MVC patterns
·Excellent knowledge/awareness of usability, accessibility, cross-browser issues and solutions

Desirable Skills:

·Good knowledge of packages such as Photoshop and Illustrator
·Experience in developing with APIs (SOAP/REST, XML, JSON …)
·Experience of PHP / Back-End technologies is a nice to have
·Experience in WordPress
·Knowledge of GIT or other Source Code control systems


This role would suit someone with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for technology. You will strive to remain at the cutting edge of development and a start-up will excite you at the prospects of being part of something special.

You will be imaginative, creative and will have a knack for problem solving, be able to think holistically and long term about their code, taking into account future development of the application and scalability etc


The company has created a unique approach to teaching people about money and this has seen them grow at a rate of 470% per year. Started by a small group of parents, they have grown to become a leading company in the global financial services technology (FinTech) sector. In fact, KPMG & H2 ventures named them as one of the world's "Leading 100" FinTech innovators. But this is just the beginning.


You can expect a salary between £60,000 - £80,000 for this role. You will also get the opportunity to work in a fast paced environment with a team that is rapidly growing. The company itself is very agile and you will get the perfect opportunity to learn new technologies.


Please send your CV to , or give Alex a call on to discuss whether this role is right for you.