Lead JavaScript Developer - London - FX - HTML5 - REST

Job Title: Lead JavaScript Developer - London - FX - HTML5 - REST
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000 per annum + Plus Bonus and benefits
Reference: BBBH15673_1498556858
Contact Name: Doug Collyer
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2017 10:47

Job Description

Lead JavaScript Developer - FX - HTML5 - REST

A global Investment bank are looking to hire a Javascript Developer tio work on a senior hands on Lead Developer role. You'll be a valued member of a high profile Foreign Exchange (FX) Front Office delivery team. You will be contributing to significant greenfield development coupled with enhancements to existing applications, the work you do will help to move the business forward


  • Designing, developing and testing functionality
  • Releasing new functionality to production across a number of technology components
  • Completing technical analysis and data modelling

Required Skills:

  • Significant JavaScript development experience with large scale, high volume, low latency, business critical web applications on an enterprise scale.
  • Strong emphasis on proven experience with frameworks such as React, Angular, D3 and Bootstrap
  • Experience of testing using frameworks such as Jasmine and Nightwatch
  • Use of open source HTML5/JS technologies
  • Experience with designing and building REST based micro-services
  • Agile Development Practices
  • Front office investment banking experience, and FX in particular
  • Familiarity or experience with building Single Dealer Platforms (SDP)
  • Experience working with Caplin or WebSockets for streaming data