Senior Developer for huge City based financial company


Senior Developer for huge City based financial company

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Software Development

  • Job type:


  • Salary::

    £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car Allowance plus many benefits

  • Contact:

    Martin Warner

  • Contact email:


  • High Salary:


  • Low Salary:


  • Reference:

    307 Senior Developer_1559051257

  • Job Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry Date:


  • Startdate:

    June/July 2019

My client is undergoing huge expansion and is looking, as a result, for a senior Developer .

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the design, development and roll-out of applications on the digital technology stack, with a focus on delivering solutions using an Agile framework.

Ensuring solutions are innovative and of the highest quality, you will take a leadership role in ensuring that working practices and the technology stack evolve through continuous improvement of standards, practices and processes.

Main responsibilities will include:

Developing new mobile and web apps, with a focus on maximising business value delivered.
Promoting and adopting good practices in software development.
Collaborating with team members and customers, sharing opinions and listening to others.
Mentoring more junior team members
Contributing to improving our global technology approach, in areas such as:
Cloud Platforms,
Container Technology,
API Gateways,
Logging and Messaging Platforms
New Tech Stack i.e. Javascript, Angular, React, Node.js
Agile and DevOps delivery methodologies

To be considered for this excellent role you will need to have the following skills and experience:

Comprehensive development experience

Development of business facing, full stack Javascript applications
Passion for adopting good technical practices
Ability to self-start the technical aspects of small scale projects
Experience of working in teams using Agile working approach
Technical mentoring of more junior developers and offshore developers

Strong problem solving & analytical skills
Evidence of a strong team player

Strong communication skills and have proven experience working in a global team with in-house, contract, and 3rd party off-shore team members
Able to summarise complex technical issues to senior management

Technical knowledge will include:

Javascript and related frameworks such as React or Angular
Node web platform
Test Frameworks such as Mocha, Jest
CI/CD and Devops platforms such as Jenkins
NoSQL databases such as Mongo
Container and orchestration platforms such as Docker and Kubernetes
API Development such as REST and Graph QL
Agile delivery methodologies such as Scrum
GIT version control
Microservices, API Gateway, Cloud

Please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as soon as possible