Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout)

London (Central), London (Greater)
£55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
01 Sep 2014
29 Sep 2014
Jon Kay
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout, Angular) London - Finance

Financial Business Intelligence

Salary: Up to £65,000 + Benefits + Bonus

JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, MVC, Jasmine, TDD, BDD, SPA, Angular.JS, Knockout.JS,

A leading innovative provider of business intelligence financial software systems are seeking a Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout, Angular) to join their innovative web development IT team to create ground-breaking web page applications for their variety of clients in the FX and equity trading market within the financial sector. There is a variety of Greenfield applications and will require you to lead the web development team with your JS expertise.

Within this Lead Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout, Angular) opportunity you will have at least 3 years front-end development experience, with an expertise in JavaScript programming.

You will have strong commercial experience with HTML5, CSS3 and have the capability to influence the UI of web application, creating dynamic and fluid applications. Angular and Knockout framework experience is essential. As a lead JavaScript developer you will bring your wealth of experience in TDD and Agile methodology to help drive the web development team forward, especially with the large amount of web products that are in demand.

You will need to be a passionate JavaScript developer who has a combination of web development skills, such as Jasmine, Typescript and CoffeeScript, which will be required within some major FX trading systems. Most importantly you will need to be a motivated individual who wants to progress with the organisation and gain access to a lucrative industry.

The successful Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout, Angular) applicant will have the following:

  • At least 2 years experience of pure JavaScript programming - Must have
  • Skilled in multiple JS frameworks e.g Angular and Knockout - Essential
  • The ability to bring change within a team and lead from the front- Required
  • Great team skills and the ability to perform efficiently with paired programming - Required
  • Computer Science degree - Required
  • An understanding of of C++ for the backend of systems - Desirable
  • Financial experience - Bonus
  • Passionate about working in an autonomous role and implementing new technologies - Required

This is a great opportunity as a Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout, Angular) to join an organisation that stay ahead of the technology trends. This is a lead role with an industry leading organisation that offer a great team environment and opportunities to make a difference within low latency trading web applications. Not only will you be instrumental in applying changes to the web development practices but you will gain great financial experience.

This organisation take pride in producing the most disruptive low latency trading systems and will offer you the opportunity to put your stamp on these systems.

If you are interested, please forward your CV to Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr.

Lead FE Software Developer (JavaScript, TDD, jQuery, Knockout, Angular)

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