Lead Front End Developer

£90,000 | London | Permanent
Posted 8 days ago



Jaja is an innovative UK based consumer finance business. Leading initially with a digital credit card launching in 2018, and a pipeline of consumer finance solutions in the making. Working closely with Visa as a Principal Member and leveraging our own consumer credit license authorised by FCA, we are challenging an industry that has seen little real innovation in nearly twenty years.


We are on a mission to redefine the consumer finance experience and liberate customers from needless complexity, wasted time and frustration. Or as we say it, Make Simple. We will delight our customers – making the customer experience simpler, more enjoyable, more intelligent – treating customers fairly and giving them more control of their money.
Great opportunity working for a Fintech start up in Waterloo who are expanding their tech team by adding a Lead Front End Developer.

They are looking for focused professional who are ready to lead by example, replacing start-up chaos with structure, confidently flipping questions into solutions and working with the team to join as a Lead Front-End Developer.

What you’ll be doing (including but not limited to the following):

In short your mission will be to use your deep knowledge of design, analytics, coding, testing and application programming to work with outsourced providers and meet both business and functional requirements.

Experience & Qualifications required:

3-5 years proven experience of developing front-end apps
1-2 years proven experience of leading the total product development life cycle
Hands-on experience of using React Native App development, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, Restful API
Experience of building UI from designs
Knowledge of iOS app development and release process
Working knowledge of GIT
Great at organising, prioritising and multitasking
BSc degree in Computer Science or related field
Background working in digital consumer products and FinTech related services is a plus
Strong sense of ownership and accountability towards business execution a must
You should apply if:

You are a reliable and structured professional and excel in a flat team structure where trust and integrity is the key foundation for everything we do
You are comfortable using a direct language and speaking in a straightforward yet respectful manner to save peoples´ time and simplify everyone´s workday. You hate corporate politics on the other hand and show no fear of communicating what neither creates value for the customer nor the for the company
You care deeply about helping customers manage their money smarter and want to make a tangible impact, in an outdated consumer finance industry, by applying technology and processes smarter
You love rolling up your sleeves to get it done

If you want to work within an exciting fintech start up then get in touch

For more information about this role, please contact:

Abi Shawcross


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