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Senior JavaScript Developer

Job Title Senior JavaScript Developer
Contract Type Permanent
Contract Duration
Location London
Salary UP to 100000
Job Published over 2 years ago
Contact Name Neil Ray
Contact Email

Job Description


JavaScript Developer? Have experience working full stack with Node and React or some other front end framework? Even better! Would you love to have a job where you… with the latest cutting edge technology and practices?
...have a competitive salary, benchmarked against a peer group of the most innovative fintech  
companies in London?
…have a flexible workplace that likes to say yes?
…have 25 days holiday per year + your birthday off!?
…have tech equipment of your own choice bought for you to work with?
…have free onsite Nuffield Health Gym and pool?
…work in a great location next to the Thames?
…have tons of opportunities for progression and development (including managing your own team in the future)?

Then this is a fantastic opportunity for you in a high profile project working with cutting edge systems for one of the most innovative personal and business foreign exchange companies in London. This is an opportunity for a passionate and experienced JavaScript Developer to join a 40 person technology team in London (there is also a 10 person team up in the north of England) and help build exciting new products! The environment offers a high energy startup culture with a test and learn mentality, but with the stability and opportunity for growth that comes from being a highly profitable company with a revenue of more than £1 billion annually; so you get the best of both worlds!

The existing platforms are being used by over 7000 customers globally and are in need of cutting edge changes. The JavaScript Developer will join one of the engineering teams in a fun, fast-moving, hardworking and exceptionally supportive team of engineers, and gain experience in a profitable industry disrupter. This project is just the beginning, the company have acquired a banking licence in order to bring a ground-breaking new product to market. Simultaneously, they are re-platforming the core platform onto a modern application stack (PostgreSQL, Express, React, Node.js) and expanding the engineering capabilities rapidly, and these roles are critical to their success.

Please apply for the role if you are a JavaScript Developer with commercial experience with most of the technologies/tools/practices below (although they are just a starting point, you will be empowered to recommend changes):

  • Building optimised, scalable microservices using Node.js
  • Building usable front end UI's in React or other JavaScript framework
  • Typescript
  • CI tools, e.g. CircleCI
  • AWS
  • Agile practices
  • Software engineering practices like BDD, TDD, Pair Programming etc.
  • Learning from and passing knowledge to like-minded and talented colleagues

If you are a JavaScript Developer and this is of interest apply here today or email us at and one of our consultants will be in touch within 24 hours!

Ref: RA194 | Published: 28th Feb 2019