Front End web developer

Engage PSG Limited
Covent Garden
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Front End web developer Location - London - Islington Salary - £55,000 to £70,000 Front End Developer/ UI/UX/JavaScript/Angular​ ​4​/React​/​Typescript HTML​ ​/​ ​CSS​ ​/​ ​bootstrap/ The company This a fantastic opportunity our client, a venture capital company is building one of the world's​ ​smartest​ ​independent​ ​insurance​ ​advisor, which is backed by one of the world's leading Insurance company. This project is based within a start up by the Venture Capital Company, who is looking for a Front End developer to join the team and help build the vision. We're​ ​a​ ​close-knit​ ​start-up​ ​with​ ​a​ ​big​ ​mission:​ ​to​ ​totally​ ​transform​ ​the​ ​life​ ​insurance​ ​industry​ ​for the​ ​better​ ​using​ ​data​ ​science.​ ​Our​ ​vibrant​ ​team​ ​is​ ​made​ ​up​ ​of​ ​creative​ ​heavyweights,​ ​data scientists,​ ​tech​ ​geeks​ ​and​ ​insurance​ ​experts​ ​from​ ​all​ ​over​ ​the​ ​world and we are backed by a leading global insurance company. Our ​ ​mission​ ​to​ ​put​ ​people​ ​back​ ​in​ ​control​ ​of​ ​their​ ​insurance,​ ​tackling​ ​the​ ​trust​ ​game between​ ​insurance​ ​providers​ ​and​ ​customers.​ ​Insurance​ ​is​ ​a​ ​complex​ ​industry,​ ​but​ ​our experience​ ​is​ ​designed​ ​to​ ​be​ ​smart,​ ​simple,​ ​and​ ​effective.​ ​It's​ ​a​ ​challenge​ ​to​ ​bridge​ ​those realities. The ideal Candidate "MUST" be able to work for a start-up organisation, this is an art as you will need to work with your own initiative, know and act the phrase all hands on deck!! Be very comfortable with "change" as there are no well-defined processes and be ready to burn the midnight oil hand in hand with CTO, CEO of the company. Upside great benefits and financial rewards. What​ ​you'll​ ​do Own​ ​user​ ​interface​ ​development Be​ ​a​ ​strong​ ​player​ ​in​ ​a​ ​highly​ ​skilled​ ​and​ ​seasoned​ ​tech​ ​team Work ​ closely​ ​ with​ ​ product​ ​ designer,​ ​ UX​ ​and​ ​UI​ ​designers​ ​and​ ​backend​ ​teams Troubleshoot ​ production​ ​ UI​ ​ issues​ Provide ​ suggestions​ ​ for​ ​ process​ ​ improvement​ Maintain ​ front-end​ ​ development​ ​ guidelines​ ​ ​and ​ work​​ with​​ the​ ​ product​ ​ designers​ ​ and​ developers ​ to​ ​ ensure​ ​ consistency​ ​ across​ ​ the​ ​ site​ Skills Our client uses the following​ ​technologies​ ​daily,​ Angular​ ​4​ ​/​ ​React​ ​/​ ​Typescript HTML​ ​/​ ​CSS​ ​/​ ​bootstrap JavaScript Experience​ ​ At​ ​least​ ​5​ ​years' experience​ ​in​ ​Web/front-end​ ​development​ ​with​ ​a​ ​clean, responsive​ ​approach You​ ​are​ ​familiar​ ​with​ ​developing​ ​for​ ​mobile​ ​devices Your​ ​have​ ​strong​ ​JavaScript​ ​skills,​ ​and​ ​related​ ​frameworks You​ ​have​ ​a​ ​fairly​ ​good​ ​practice​ ​of​ ​analytics​ ​and​ ​data​ ​visualization You're​ ​used​ ​to​ ​working​ ​collaboratively​ ​with​ ​design​ ​and​ ​tech​ ​teams You're​ ​proactive​ ​in​ ​the​ ​way​ ​you​ ​work,​ ​preferring​ ​to​ ​take​ ​the​ ​initiative​ ​rather​ ​than​ ​hanging around​ ​waiting​ ​for​ ​a​ ​brief You​ ​get​ ​excited​ ​by​ ​a​ ​design​ ​challenge,​ ​and​ ​enjoy​ ​working​ ​out​ ​solutions​ ​to​ ​problems If you feel this is the opportunity for you please submit your CV as well as examples of code,​ ​apps​ ​and​ ​projects​ ​on​ ​which​ ​you​ ​have​ ​worked.