Senior Javascript Engineer

Job Ref: 50193762
Sector: Software Development
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 26 July 2018
  • City of London, London, England
  • £550 - £650 per Day
  • Ron Gilgeours
  • 44 203 910 9563

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My client is a pioneering international FinTech company whose headquarters' are based in stunning offices in London and backed by leading global investors, they currently employ over 500 people in four different countries.

The ideal engineers will be responsible for driving forward thinking, they build software teams of individuals showing initiative in all parts of the development lifecycle.

The senior engineers need to have the right technical ability to get involved with, and lead day to day development, influence the direction of our technology and coach those around them, whist being open to grow your own skill set. Passion, initiative and collaboration are the most important attributes we are looking for in colleagues to help build an engineering team based around our core values.


Lead the development of a distributed frontend system built in Angular and REST APIs using NodeJs. Develop world class software in a fast paced, leading environment with a dependency on automated testing. Own the entire delivery process from development, to deployment and operational support. Undertake pair programming frequently to ensure you are constantly developing your skills and those of other members of the team. Keep a constant eye on changes in the technology landscape and emerging technologies that are applicable to you; reading, research etc. to allow you to contribute to active design discussions. Drive ongoing improvement of software development practices and processes. The provisioning and maintenance of our server fleet via automated means using Ansible, Docker and AWS. While migrating to our new systems, supporting our legacy PHP system (minimal)


Deep technical understanding of JavaScript. Ideally also Angular, NodeJs and Typescript

Experience delivering technical projects from initial conception to rollout and application support

A strong background in creating automated tests and continuous integration

A good understanding of deployment/operations knowledge on Linux

Experience working in a fast paced, agile, "automation first" and testing focused company

If this sounds like you please apply immediately at:

If this doesn't sound like you then please feel free to forward to your network.

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.

25/08/2018 15:25:11
GBP 550 550.