Senior Front End Engineer [ReactJS]

First Point
London (South)
£65000 - £75000 per annum + Unlimited holiday, shares, more
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are searching for a Senior Front End Engineer to join the team responsible for a 1 million user social network built using ReactJS. Their engineering team is non-hieratical, agile and meritocratic. Everyone's opinions are valued and career progression is limited only by how quickly you can demonstrate your abilities. The successful Senior Front End Engineer will join a team of 15 that are working with the best tools available for the task at hand. Currently their stack includes (deep breath): Python, Django, React, LESS, PostgreSQL, Redis, RabbitMQ, Git, Nginx, Haproxy, Varnish, ElasticSearch, Vagrant, Ansible, Packer, AWS and Travis. As the Senior Front End Engineer here you will be building new features and improving the overall code quality of the platform and its supporting tools. They move fast with a lean agile process, you will be prototyping in hours and releasing new features daily to test against millions of real world customers to continuously improve the product. The position would a suit a Front End Engineer with a background building robust and scalable SPA's with ANY JavaScript framework - ideally React but you can learn this with them. JavaScript is crucial yes but so is expertise in mobile first UI using HTML5, CSS3 and LESS/SASS to create a device agnostic experiences and you must have a passion for well tested code following TDD and BDD in a DevOps inspired environment. This is somewhere where engineers have absolute freedom to make the best solution they possible can and are the beating heart of the business. This is shown not only by a highly competitive salary but also share options, free food & drink every day, whatever tech you need and total trust handed to engineers to tackle problems that fall within their remit. If interested in hearing more the please send a CV to and get in touch via LinkedIn: or on 0203 011 1501. No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd (including the trading name First Point) is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) 00072652, an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law. This job was originally posted as