Front End Developer

Software Personnel International Ltd
London (Central)
From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Front End Developer Location: Central London Permanent role. Salary range £40,000 - £70,000 Join our exceptional team and have a blast Company Background & History Our client is a multi award winning high-growth fintech startup with a mission to change the customer experience of insurance for the better by using social media and mobile. The Tech Team is expanding to develop the first truly customer-centric end-to-end insurance business and are migrating towards a micro-services and serverless architecture (where the solution fits the problem). You will be joining an exceptional team and will play a key role in defining and building our insurance micro-services platform and the websites through which users interact with it. Front End Developer Role Overview Pick up a task, and deliver quality code and unit tests. Drive out detailed requirements where they don’t already exist, with the help of business users and analysts. Work with more senior developers to ensure your code fits in with the overall design and architecture of the stack. Contribute ideas and innovations, wherever you see opportunity for improvement. Work collaboratively with our multi-disciplinary teams. Skills & Experience Requirements Front End Developer Technology Stack: Knowledge of CSS pre-compilers, such as SASS/LESS Knowledge of CSS frameworks, such as Bootstrap Strong Javascript skills. EMCA6 standard. Experience with latest standards would be a preference Knowledge of Coffeescript Python Django HTML, CSS & JavaScript / ES6 MongoDB and associated python libraries Micro-services and REST APIs AWS: Lambda, Kinesis, API Gateway. Agile software development Facebook API / Open Graph Personal Qualities - Front End Developer An Engineer at Heart: You know when the solution is getting too complex, and it’s time to adjust the requirements. Or when it’s time to delete, refactor and simplify. Completer Finisher. You want to give users the best possible experience but also recognise that perfect is good finished. Philosophical. On occasion ideas and code you love will not make it into production, you will need to be able to move on. People person. You are energised by a high amount of contact with a wide range of people. You value diversity and are sensitive to different environments & cultures. Team ethic. You make change happen by working with & through others Front End Developer This job was originally posted as