React UI Software Engineer

Last updated 35 minutes ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

As a member of our software engineering group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You’ll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment—one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.

This role is for an experienced JavaScript developer to work on a new platform build using modern Web technologies (TypeScript, JavaScript, Redux, React, RxJS). This person will be responsible for the development of new features and be accountable for the overall success of deliveries including analysis and design, development, deployment, optimization and day to day operations. You will be working within a multi-disciplinary team including UX/VD designers, business analysts, UI and server- side developers.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of architecture and design
  • Design, develop, test and support enterprise applications using front end web technologies
  • Ensure adherence to architecture standards, risk management and security policies
  • Knowledge of industry wide technology strategies and best practices
  • Review business requirements/functional specifications requirements and provide engineering solutions
  • Ability to work in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals, and passionate about building an innovative culture
  • Experience of full software development lifecycle and agile methodologies
  • You must have in-depth knowledge of modern Web technologies – TypeScript, JavaScript, React, Redux, RxJS and building reusable HTML5 components
  • Experience in Testing/Debugging using Jest/Enzyme
  • Have a DevOps mind-set, with a strong focus on continuous improvement.
  • Knowledge in memory/ CPU usage profiling, optimizing and tuning is advantageous