Senior Front-End Developer (React GraphQL) - Financial Services - Onsite & Remote - London

Up to £100K + Bonus + Benefits - Development
Ref: 1374 Date Posted: Monday 29 Nov 2021
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To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website. 


My client, a well-known Financial Services organisation, is seeking a Senior Front-End Developer to join them in the City of London on a permanent basis. You will be required to be onsite 2 days a week which includes a dedicated Team day on Tuesday. This is an exciting time to join as the organisation is currently undergoing a huge transformation including the build of a new trading platform and the adoption of Automation/DevOps tools.

Financial Services experience is not a pre-requisite but would be a preference.



You will be responsible for designing and developing front-end UI for software systems and applications, where the back-end stack is developed using Java 11. You will act as strong contributor to the projects and applications being developed. Duties includes implementing test or process automation, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery as required.


The following are essential:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in UI Development
  • React.js
  • HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript (ES6/7)
  • Bootstrap or other Web component library
  • Sass, CSS Modules, CSS-in-JS, PostCSS,
  • Experience in UI testing e.g. Selenium, Cypress, Puppeteer etc.
  • Experience working closely with UX, Design and QA
  • Passionate Agile practitioner
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail


The following are desirable:

  • Node.js
  • GraphQL
  • TypeScript and/or Flow
  • Knowledge of SANS/CEW Top 25 and OWASP Top 10,
  • Experience writing semantic and accessible code meeting WCAG AA,
  • Familiarity with modern design tools such as Sketch and InVision.
  • Experience working with JVM based languages (Java/Scala/Kotlin)
  • Experience in developing Spring Boot based Micro Services
  • Understanding of DevOps principles, practices and tools e.g. Git
  • Experience working with containerised software (Docker/Kubernetes).


Salary: Up to £100K + Bonus + Benefits


If you believe you have the right skill-set and attributes for this role, then please apply today! – To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.


Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Skills: Front-End, UI/UX, User Interface, JavaScript, React, GraphQL, API, Java, JVM, Scala, Microservices, Docker, Kubernetes, Git, Testing, Front-End, Frontend, Programmer, Developer, Software Engineer