Head of Front-End Engineering

Head of Front-End Engineering

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    London (Remote), United Kingdom

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    Scott Childs

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Head of Front-End Engineering (ReactJS, ES7, Webpack, Angular, JavaScript, Agile)

London (Remote Option)

Up to £100,000 + benefits + bonus

ReactJS, HTML5, CSS3, UI, ES7, Webpack, JavaScript, Agile

A new generation FinTech startup are seeking a Head of Front-End Engineering to drive forward the transparency banking platform across building new systems using the latest technologies.  

The forward thinking company specialize across building a highly transparent product which enables a clear evaluation and insight into tracking incoming and outcoming payments. The startup have been reflected well in it’s recent form and look to double the company size of 20 by early next year.

As the Head of Front-End, you will require to be 'hands on', producing maintainable and clear development, assigned to build high performance applications as well as solitary in house systems. You will be working closely and overseeing developers, taking responsibility for developing and providing support for the main product, using an open book of technology which is currently JavaScript, React, ES6 & ES7. You will have an architectural mindset, with deep knowledge around technology and software development, with previous experience specialising building single page web applications to effect and enhance high availability platforms.

Key Requirements for the Head of Front-End Engineering role:

  • Experience with cutting edge UI frameworks
  • Should have a minimum of 5 years of technology experience
  • Web focused Degree
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Senior/Lead previous positions in Financial Services - Beneficial
  • Maintain, manage and improve the organisations Software Development practices.

This unique opportunity will be ideal for someone who is seeking to accelerate knowledge and have the opportunity to Lead and build out a Front End Development team within a startup agile environment.

If you’re interested in finding out further information in regards to this Head of Front End position, please get in touch with Scott Childs @ Harrington Starr (scott.childs@harringtonstarr.com) 0203 587 7007.