Posted on Jul 24, 2019 by Nutmeg
Location: London, Vauxhall
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time
Job in a nutshell:
Nutmeg is Europe's leading Digital Wealth Manager, but we don't want to stop there! We are in the middle of building a new scalable platform to help us achieve our mission of being the most trusted Digital Wealth Manager in the world.
We are now looking for a Front-End Engineer to help us with the migration of our front-end away from Ruby to React. We are around 10-15% of the way through this and about 60% of your time will be spent working with React.
We are building an in-house bespoke UI Design System (cross platform), for our FE clients, and building new Restful API's. We are refactoring legacy code and enabling our developers to create clear and clean pragmatic solutions. We've introduced Kafka, run our systems on AWS, and have built a DevOps team to provide our Engineers with the tools needed to observe their domain. We have built a strong engineering foundation for knowledge sharing with several skill shares, guilds, and open discussions running every month.
- Must be comfortable with HTML and CSS/CSS Pre-processors
- Experience with Ruby and Ruby on Rails will be highly beneficial but not essential
- Solid experience with REST APIs and keen to dig deeper into the stack
- Experienced with TDD
- Experience with building highly-scalable and well-performing web platforms
- Delivery experience on cloud platforms and familiarity with AWS
- Experience with Git or other similar distributed SCM systems
- Must know how to work on a *nix client environment (OS X, GNU/Linux) and be familiar with the terminal
Nice to have:
- Commercial experience in a regulated industry
- Willing to attend conferences and meet-ups
- A keen contributor to open source project
Inside the Nutmeg shell
We're a diverse team of fun, genuine, smart people with a common mission to shake up financial services and change the way people manage their money in an intelligent easy way.
A fintech leader located in Vauxhall, London, we work in a modern, open plan office. We use cutting edge technologies and development tools like Kubernetes and Docker. We brainstorm and work with whiteboards and post-its and collaborate across the entire business to do our jobs - awesomely. We'd say we're like a typical tech company: casual, flexible, agile, flat-structured and fast-paced. All while making sure we maintain professional (FCA-regulated) standards in everything we do.
We're passionate and motivated and take pride in providing a great experience for our customers and empowering generations of investors. We want like-minded people to join us. As a Nutmegger, you'll be part of a tightknit, hard-working, innovative team at the top of their game, facing new challenges every day.
We champion our Nutmeggers by providing opportunities for growth, always listening to their ideas and treating everyone equally. We reward our people with great benefits, learning & development and career advancement opportunities, share options and competitive salaries.
We're building a global billion-pound business and we want people who match our ambition, honesty and integrity. We're obsessed with customer satisfaction and we strive to deliver services that improve people's lives. We want people who want to make a difference. Does this sound like your kind of place?