Frontend Web Developer (Angular)

Employer
Hiro
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
9 Jul 2021

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Sector
Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Details

Insurance is the single biggest industry in the world - there are more insurance policies than people. But seven in ten people feel their insurer is actively trying to cheat them, and only 13% say they actually trust their insurer - and that's according to the industry's own representative body, the ABI. It consistently ranks as one of the least trusted, least recommendable industries on the planet. How can such a massive, ubiquitous thing be so fundamentally broken?
We're Hiro, and we believe we can do better. We're building *smart insurance*- insurance that's exciting, intuitive, rewarding, and there for you every day; not just if you need a pay-out. Insurance that works with you to actively protect the things you care about, instead of just sitting back and waiting for bad things to happen. It's everything your old insurance isn't.

*About the role:*
We're an ambitious, exciting start-up with an amazing product. We've got investment in the bag and a carefully picked team of exceptionally driven, motivated people. We've got offices in London and Lodz (Poland), and world-class talent remoting in from all over the world. Now all we need is you: a brilliant and ambitious *Frontend Developer *to help us bring Hiro to the world.
We're a remote-first organisation, so will accept applications from anywhere. However please note that we will favour applications that are +/- 3 hours from GMT. If you're in a different timezone and willing to work to these hours, that's also fine.

*About you:*

* You're a top-notch front end developer with a mix of experience. You work hard and smart and you're not afraid to graft.
* You are a star player, an exceptional individual who is looking to be a part of something truly amazing. You have got to be good, honest, passionate and not scared to go beyond the distance. You also need to be able to learn new things quickly, and will get a chance to work with the latest tech stack as a result.
* You need to be bright, have excellent communication skills (in English) and be able to work under pressure while still maintaining a positive attitude to everyone around you.

*Responsibilities:*

* Writing, testing and deploying new features
* Maintaining the current applications
* Contributing to code reviews
* Attending standups
* Evaluating new front end technologies & keeping our stack up to date

*What you'll need*

* 3+ years experience working with custom Angular web apps
* JavaScript/Typescript
* REST and GraphQL
* Git
* English Speaker
* A keen eye for front end design (although you won't be designing anything from scratch)
* Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
* Ability to work independently and as a team

*Bonus points for:*

* Dart/Flutter
* Firebase
* Native iOS & Android (Swift/Obj-C, Kotlin/Java)
* Continuous integration (such as Codeship or Bitrise)

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* Unlimited holiday
* Remote and Flexi-working
* MacBook
* Group Life Insurance
* Mental Health Support

* Telephone call with Head of People
* Tech Test
* Video Call with CTO and Co-Founder

Angular, JavaScript, REST, GraphQL, GitAngular, JavaScript, REST, GraphQL, Git, Dart, Flutter, Firebase, React Native

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