Senior Web Developer (Front End - React Hooks)

London Temporary £600 - £700 per day
  • Receive up to £700 per day INSIDE IR35.
  • Minimum 6 month contract.

About Our Client

My client is a tier one investment bank operating in the financial services industry with offices in London.

Job Description

My London based financial services client is looking for a Senior Web Developer (Front End - React Hooks) to engage in the following:

  • Participate in an agile based software development life-cycle including technical analysis, documentation, development, testing and code reviews.
  • Work closely with the other developers in determining and following best development and architecture practice.
  • Work closely with business users and UX designers to refine application requirements and interfaces.
  • Mentor less experienced developers through pair programming and code review.
  • Fully participate in requirement and design meetings for new functionality.
  • Provide 3rd line application support on a rotation basis within the team.

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for the Senior Web Developer (Front End - React Hooks) role at my financial services client's site in London, the candidate must present evidence of the following:

Essential Requirements

  • Extensive knowledge of JavaScript, ES6+, CSS, HTML and DOM.
  • Experience of REACT - (including REACT Hooks), Typescript and vanilla JavaScript.
  • Solid understanding of the modern JavaScript build tool chain using things like node, npm, yarn, webpack and rollup.
  • Experience working with and specifying restful APIs, using tools like Swagger/OAS.
  • Experience delivering Single Page web applications following responsive design principles and PWA best practices.
  • Experience delivering mobile web applications, and principles of mobile-first approach.
  • Ability and willingness to learn quickly and adapt to a fast changing environment, with a strong interest in continuous improvement and delivery.
  • Excellent knowledge of programming best practices, design patterns etc.
  • Strong communication skills, both orally and in writing, inside and outside the team.
  • Strong problem solving skills.

Desirable Requirements

  • Experience with desktop based deployments of web based user interfaces using platforms like OpenFin, Electron
  • Experience of UI and unit testing frameworks like Mocha, Jest, Jasmine, Karma, Storybook and Selenium.
  • Experience profiling and optimising browser based applications.
  • Experience working in an investment banking or similar environment.
  • Exposure or experience with other languages like C#/.NET and Java beneficial but not essential

What's on Offer

Receive up to £700 per day INSIDE IR35.

Minimum 6 month contract.

Opportunity for hybrid working.

James Williams
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Phone number
+44 207 269 6252

Job summary

Web Development
Financial Services
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Consultant name
James Williams
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 6252
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