JavaScript Developer / UI Developer - FinTech - London

Recruiter
Callum James Consulting
Location
London (Central)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

JavaScript Developer / FrontEnd Developer / UI Developer / React.js Programmer / TypeScript / User Interface / JavaScript

COMPANY

Our client are a hugely successful fast growing international FinTech company that provide industry leading Risk Management workflow solutions to Investment Banks.

SKILLS

  • Strong proficiency in TypeScript and JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model
  • Understanding of React.js and its core principles (knowledge of isomorphic React is a plus)
  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
  • Knowledge of Angular.js an advantage
  • FrontEnd Developer / JavaScript / TypeScript / React.js / Angular.js / User Interface / UI / GUI / Developer / Software Engineer / Programming / Programmer
  • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js) advantageous
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs
  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
  • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools BitBucket/Git
  • Experience of microservice design patterns
  • Worked in global team operating agile development- continuous deployment, Kanban, Scrum using JIRA or equivalent electronic ticketing system
  • Experience of developing UI JavaScript based financial software / trading applications / trade processing / Risk Management / Collateral Management

OPPORTUNITY

We are looking for 1 - 2 JavaScript developers who are proficient with React.js. Your primary focus will be developing User Interface (UI) components and implementing them using React.js, although other technologies such as Angular.js may also be used. You will ensure that these components and the overall application are robust and easy to maintain.

The role will not be confined to one project but will cover a range of activities, from green-field development to changes to existing UIs to conversion of legacy UIs into the current technology stack.

Due to the huge success and growth they are experiencing they are able to offer exceptional opportunities for career progression for motivated candidates.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Developing new user-facing features using React.js
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
  • Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs

PACKAGE

  • Salary 60k - 80k depending on experience
  • Bonus
  • Group Personal Pension
  • 25 days holiday
  • Gym subsidy
  • Private Medical Scheme, Dental Insurance, Eyecare
  • Group Life Insurance, Income Protection, Critical Illness