Senior Full Stack Developer

Job Ref: 50191955
Sector: Software Development
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 09 May 2018
  • London, England
  • £68,000 - £90,000 per Year
  • Alexandra Chitty
  • 02039378336

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Senior Full Stack Developer : Java - Python - JavaScript - React - AWS - DevOps

About the company:

My client are an Award-Winning, design-led, technology-driven and powered by some pretty awesome people. Software development is at the heart of what they do - both the quality and maintainability of their software is paramount.

They have grown to over 500 employees in a short period of time and have won a prestigious awards:

****Top 10 start-ups in the UK, Top 10 British .com's, and global media coverage with Forbes, City AM & GQ****

Their platform is now present in more than 190 countries and I now an industry leader. And their offices are incredible!

Tech team:

Highly respected team of 90 Engineers in 4 locations, they work in collaborative teams to produce outstanding products for their customers.

Software Engineering is central to the company's success. Their technical teams have freedom to work with new technologies and encouraged to push the boundaries.

The FrontEnd team work with mostly React, Redux, JavaScript, creating new web pages, web Apps and new products. The BackEnd team work mostly with Java, Python (migrating from PHP), scalable APIs and microservice architecture. As their product and software advances they've included a number of other technologies to their stack, including: Cumanix, Docker, AWS, Salt, DevOps.

One day they will be attending meet-ups, the next, they are hosting technical conferences in their open plan office.

They want you to share your opinions and help them get even better!

Culture is just as important to them. The offices are open, fun, creative and sociable. Everyone eats together on Fridays from their freshly cooked buffet!

What you'll be doing:

As a Senior FullStack Developer, you'll be joining one of their cross-functional, product teams to work on a variety of creative technical solutions. You'll be part of a multidisciplinary team working in an agile environment.

You will participate in all parts of the software development lifecycle, from designing and engineering software in Java/Python and JavaScript to writing automated tests at appropriate levels of the testing pyramid.

You may be working on user facing applications, their CMS components or internal tools, processes or APIs. You will help them architect, design and implement great user experiences, applications and, you will support them in production.

You'll also have the chance to develop your managerial and leadership skills for your career progression, coaching, mentoring and supporting other engineers while driving continuous improvement of engineering practices.

Experience they're looking for:

  • Experience of Python or Java development
  • Experience of modern JavaScript frameworks and libraries
  • Strong opinions, loosely held on tools, technologies and methodologies
  • Comfortable with Git and common workflows
  • A strong interest in technology and a desire for writing elegant code
  • Keen to learn new technologies and tools
  • Driven to see your team succeed

Bonus points for:

  • Experience with the following front end technologies: React, Redux, ES6/ES2015, Webpack and SCSS
  • Experience crafting RESTful services
  • Experience using Domain Driven Design
  • Experience working within a microservice architecture
  • An understanding of performance testing and diagnostics
  • E-commerce domain experience
  • Active involvement in an open source project


  • 25 days holiday
  • Company pension
  • Life assurance - 4X your salary
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Paid Parental leave
  • All the ice cream you can eat :)

Get in touch!

My client are interested in speaking with developers looking for both permanent and contract roles, so I would like to hear from you also if you are interested in a contract position of this nature:

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.

08/06/2018 12:47:42
GBP 68000 68000.