Senior Java Developer. Fin-Tech Startup. London. £70,000

Java Developer. Fin-Tech Startup. London. £70,000

Lewis Hollings are delighted to be partnering with an exciting FinTech start-up aiming at revolutionising mortgages in the UK.

We are looking for an experienced Java Developer to join a newly formed engineering team.

Some of the technologies we will be using include:

  • Java 9, Spring 5 and Spring Boot 2;
  • Microservices within Docker on CentOS;
  • Angular4;
  • Appropriate AWS services such as VPC, EC2, S3, EBS, RDS, DynamoDB, Cloudfront, Cloudwatch, Route 53, API Gateway, and so on;
  • Apache Kafka, RabbitMQ, or Amazon Kinesis.

The Java Developer will be an integral part of the initial team that will develop the MVP.

Joining an early stage means that you will have the opportunity to learn what setting up a modern FinTech business entails and to be actively involved in its evolution. You will be working with the leadership team, reporting directly to the CTO, and you’ll participate in all aspects of building the business, from the very practical (such as how the systems should look and feel) to intangibles (such as what the culture of the company should be).

We are looking for a Senior Developer with probably 10+ years’ experience as a Java Developer, preferably within a B2C context. Aside from this, it would be terrific if you have:

  • Substantial experience of agile development;
  • Some experience of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment;
  • Reasonable exposure to, at least, Java 8;
  • Some exposure to Spring;
  • Some experience with AWS (not essential);
  • A computing or engineering-related degree (preferably but not required).

You can be involved in a lot more than just the typical tasks that you would expect to do within an agile development process in a start-up.

You can contribute to any of the following that you find interesting and are passionate about:

  • Help evolve and fine-tune our development practices;
  • Take part in the selection of our tech stack;
  • Participate in architectural design;
  • Join in DevOps work.

Why Join?

  • Work with and gain experience of the newest tech;
  • Learn how an exciting new business that’s disrupting an industry is born;
  • Have a say in how the business evolves from an early stage;
  • Own a lot of stuff: you’ll have tons of responsibility and you will own your projects;
  • Get to work with some other excellent, industry experts;
  • Join a transparent, friendly and collaborative culture;
  • Earn a competitive package (dependent on experience).

If the above sounds like a role for you and you feel excited by the prospect of working with a exciting FinTech start-up then please do get in touch at Jordan@lewishollings.com

Contract. Senior Fullstack Software Engineer (Ruby & Javascript). Fin-tech. London. £400pd

We are looking for a Senior Fullstack Software Engineer with excellent Ruby and Javascript skills to work within the product engineering team to design and build engaging digital features for the Fin-Tech Industry,

Our client is really exciting Fin-Tech startup offering the opportunity to work with AI. 

This is a contract opportunity and we are keen to speak to developers happy to work in London – Full-time, 4 to 5 days per week.

Required Skills and Exposure:

  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • Front-end web development with Javascript (Ember, React or Angular)
  • AWS

This would suit a seasoned contractor with great Ruby experience and an interest in AI digital products, specifically for the Fin-tech industry,

Experience with A another development languages is a added bonus as our client is comfortable using a combination of technologies, and choose the right ones to use for each tech problem they solve.

This 6 month contract paying c£400 although negotiable for the right candidates.

For more details please send a copy of your CV to CV@lewishollings.com

Junior Front-end Developer. Award Winning Client. London. £35,000

Junior Front-end Developer. Award Winning Client. London. £35,000

Lewis Hollings are delighted to be partnering with an award winning luxury client with over 60 offices globally to hire a Junior Front-end Web developer.

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic Junior Front-end Web Developer who is keen to learn to become part of a talented, professional and enthusiastic Digital team. You will work alongside the Head of tech, Senior developers, web designers and project managers to develop digital solutions across multiple platforms including mobile.

The best Junior Front-end Web Developers will be confident team player with great communication skills who would love to work in a fast paced open plan environment.

Required Skills:

  • Strong front-end web development skills
  • Proficient in HTML5 and CSS
  • Understanding of JavaScript programming and related frameworks
  • Good understanding of modern web techniques including responsive design
  • Understanding of version control systems such as Subversion & Git
  • Translate design and user interface mock-ups into functional web pages

If you are a passionate Developer with a desire to learn and progress with exceptional attention to detail and a creative edge this is the role for you.

This a great opportunity to gain valuable experience and work with the verlatest technologies and development practices alongside great people.

For more details and to apply please call 07858973473 and email a CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com

PHP Developer. Rapidly Growing Start-Up. London. £40,000

PHP Developer. Rapidly Growing Start-Up. London. £40,000

We are working on behalf of a rapidly growing start-up to hire a PHP Developer to help with the build and maintenance of an industry leading platform.

Working within a small team and closely with the CTO you’ll gain valuable experience and be given endless opportunities to learn while delivering several new and exciting projects.

As a PHP Developer you should have a good understanding of core development principles coupled with a determined to learn and improve all the time.

We think the best candidates will have around 2 to 3 years commercial PHP development experience along with experience in at least one modern framework (Symfony, Zend for example) You’ll also have some understanding of GIT version control and Test driven development (TDD).

The perfect candidate will have prior exposure to Zend Framework 2, GIS mapping and AWS or other cloud platforms. You’ll will have also worked in an BDD, TDD, Agile environment and had experience with other languages (JavaScript, Go, Java, Scala, Python, etc).

Our client is determined to invest in the team and will provide training budgets and external training as well as support from an experienced team, in exchange they would like to hire candidates who are passionate about technology, keen to learn and delivery the best product possible.

This a great opportunity to gain valuable experience with high-concurrency systems and the work with the very latest technologies and development practices.

For more details please call 07858973473 and email a CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com  

Senior Full Stack Software Engineer (Ruby / Javascript) | Award Winning Start-up | London | £70,000

Senior Full Stack Software Engineer (Ruby / Javascript) | Award Winning Start-up | London | £70,000

I am working with a rapidly expanding Start-up to hire a Full Stack Developer with both Javascript and Ruby skills.

Our client are well known for their innovation and ‘first of it’s kind’ products & features so are looking for a forward thinking Developer to be up to date with modern technologies, standards and processes.

The front end is built entirely in Ember, however we can consider solid Javascript skills with another framework such as Angular or React. The platform is built in Ruby. We need a Full Stack Developer​ to join the team ASAP and help us deliver our ambitious and interesting roadmap.

Essential skills and experience required:

  • Ruby or Ruby on Rails
  • – HTML5, CSS3 (SASS) and JavaScript (preferably ES6).
  • – Experience of working with a JavaScript framework such as Ember, Angular, ReactJS, Vue or similar.
  • Appreciation of the challenges faced when building adaptive or responsive websites.
  • – DRY ,TDD, BDD and other development practices.
  • – Experience of working with both internal and third-party API’s.
  • – Ability to solve problems in a structured way.
  • – Ability to communicate technical concepts in a lucid, structured fashion to colleagues

The perfect Fullstack Developer will have experience delivering early stage products within a startup environment but this is not essential. The role is a great opportunity to work with talented Devs, solve real problems and make a real impact both to the product and people’s lives via the product.

For more details please send a copy of your CV to CV@lewishollings.com or call 07858973743

Lead Front-End Developer. Javascript/Angular/Ruby. 2016 Start-Up of the Year nominee. London. £75,000

Lead Front-End Developer. Javascript/Angular/Ruby. 2016 Start-up of the Year Contender. London. £75,000

Our client, one of Bloomberg’s top 50 UK Business Innovators, is hiring a Lead Front-End Developer.

I am looking for a talented and passionate Javascript/Angular expert with experience of bringing beautiful UI designs into production and delivering great customer experiences.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a fast growing business who are taking a mobile first approach to design and performance.

About you:

  • Skills and demonstrable experience with Angular, SASS/LESS, Backbone, Bower, Grunt, Bootstrap/Foundation, or equivalents.
  • Experience of working as a Senior Front-End (or Full Stack) Developer, ideally building a customer facing product.
  • Expert HTML/CSS/JavaScript skills
  • Passion for continued learning
  • E/M-commerce experience would be ideal.
  • A keen interest in staying up-to-date with the latest technologies

You’ll be working with RESTful APIs (written in Ruby on Rails), so some exposure of this would be advantageous.

As a Lead Front-end Developer you’ll get to play a major part in the build up of a tech stack that needs to support very ambitious growth plans. Payments, personalisation and conversational commerce are just some of the many ambitious products and projects in the pipeline.

Of course our client want to hire great technical skills, however, a passion for the product you’re building is equally as important, as you’ll be working with a small team, recently shortlisted for Start-up of the Year, all working towards producing the best customer experience possible.

If you are keen to be challenged in a new role where you’ll be tasked with taking ideas from paper sketches to live code, taking responsibility for quality at every step along the way, whether it’s testability, UX or architecture then you should get in touch ASAP!

The Lead Front-End Developer will join a young team and be given the chance to help shape how they work, while using the latest tools and technologies in a relaxed, professional and supportive environment!

Senior Front-end Developer. London,. £60,000

Senior Front-end Developer. London,. £60,000

My client,​ ​an​ ​award-winning​​ ​website​ ​and​ ​booking​ ​service​, is looking for a Senior Front-end Developer to create ​and​ ​update​ ​a large​ ​variety​ ​of​ ​global​ ​systems.​ ​Some​ ​are​ ​complex​ ​databases,​ ​some​ ​are​ ​highly​ ​functional back-end​ ​tools,​ ​and​ ​others​ ​are​ ​customer-facing​ ​websites.

We are looking for a Front-end Developer who is ​ambitious, passionate and ​bursting​ ​with​ ​ideas​ ​about​ ​the​ ​ways​ ​to​ ​improve​ ​systems​, solve problems​ ​and​ ​always​ ​looking​ ​to​ ​improve​ ​his/her​ ​skills.​ ​

​You​ will need to ​love​ ​JavaScript,​ ​CSS​ ​and​ ​HTML and the best candidates will be motivated by building great technology solutions, want​ ​to​ ​work​ ​with​ ​a​ ​great​ ​team​ ​who​ ​care​ ​that​ ​they​ ​are​ ​doing​ ​the​ ​right​ ​thing​ ​in​ ​the right​ ​way.

Working ​in​ ​a​ ​Linux/Symfony​ ​environment.​ ​You​ ​will​ ​be  contributing​ ​to​ ​the​ ​development​ ​of​ ​API-driven,​ ​MVC-based​ ​reusable​ ​JavaScript​ ​components​ ​and systems

Key​ ​technical​ ​skills  

  • React​ ​&​ ​Redux  
  • native​ ​JavaScript​ ​(ES6)  
  • OO​ ​JavaScript  
  • Javascript​ ​Unit​ ​Testing​ ​TDD​ ​(preferably,​ ​mocha,​ ​chai,​ ​sinon)  
  • HTML5,​ ​CSS3​ ​and​ ​SASS  
  • Git  
  • Webpack​ ​and​ ​npm​ ​as​ ​a​ ​build​ ​tool  
  • Responsive​ ​layouts,​ ​cross-browser​ ​support  
  • Website/Frontend​ ​performance​ ​optimisation  
  • Single​ ​page​ ​app​ ​experience  

Nice-to-have​ ​skills  

  • JIRA​ ​-​ ​Agile,​ ​Scrum​ ​experience​ ​(sprints,​ ​retrospectives)  
  • BEM  
  • Backbone.js/Ampersand.js
  • Lodash  
  • Twig​ ​templating  
  • API​ ​and​ ​third-party​ ​integrations​ ​(Google​ ​maps,​ ​analytics​ ​etc)  
  • Good​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​Usability/UI/UX

This is great opportunity to join a talented, social and friendly team of c20 Developers (Javascript Front-end & PHP Back-End) work in a great industry and solve real life tech challenges daily.

Please get in touch ASAP to learn more and apply

Lead Front End Developer – React. London. £75,000

Lead Front End Developer – React. London. £75,000

We are working one of the fastest growing online travel companies in the UK for hire a Lead Front End Developer with excellent Javascript and React skills.

As a Lead Front-end Developer you’ll need to be able to hand code HTML5, CSS3 (including SASS or LESS), native JavaScript and React/Redux or Backbone.js.

We are looking for an experienced Front End developer to demonstrate strong knowledge of JavaScript programming and responsive design.

Development and technology should be something you are truly passionate about and ideally you have a portfolio of work you are proud to talk about and show off.

As well as solid technical skills, communication skills are vitally important within this role. You will need to be comfortable explaining technical concepts to stakeholders and clearly articulating business needs within the Engineering team.

You will tasked with translating requirements into a fully workable site, completing development in:

  • JavaScript,
  • HTML5
  • CSS
  • React,
  • Test and Release under Agile methods

The best Lead Front End Developers to provide technical thought leadership, bringing new ideas, approaches and strategies to the team. You’ll also work closely with our Delivery Director on architectural design issues.

If you are a Senior Front-end Developer with excellent Javascript & React skills, please do get in touch. The future product development initiatives are extensive and our client is expanding the product team to drive innovation and constantly improving.

For more details, please get in touch ASAP.

 

FullStack Developer | Luxury Client | London | £60,000

Lewis Hollings are delighted to be working with one of the world leaders in lifestyle management. We are hiring an ambitious and talented Fullstack Developer to join a growing team and improve the overall experience of the website and mobile app.

As a Fullstack Developer you will:

  • – Build, maintain and extend front-end functionalities of the current public facing company websites.
  • – Building Mobile app using web technologies
  • – Work closely with the backend developers.

The perfect candidates will have prior experience with most or all the following in a commercial ‘live’ environment:

  • Javascript
  • SASS / LESS or any CSS pre-processor with CSS3
  • React.JS, BackBone.JS, Angular.JS, RequireJS
  • PhoneGap
  • Backend skills (PHP / Ruby / Python)
  • Version Control systems (Git)
  • Exposure of building bespoke CMS systems
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

This is a rare chance to join a global business with excellent values and growth opportunities, continue to learn daily from industry experts.

As a Fullstack developer you will need to be Personable, credible, highly professional and articulate in verbal and written communications and the best Developers will have a genuine interest and enthusiasm for the digital technology industry coupled with a desire to learn and ambition both for themselves and the business

For more details please send a copy of your CV to CV@lewishollings.com or call 07858973743

Senior Full Stack Software Engineer (Ruby / Javascript) | Award Winning Start-up | London | £70,000

I am working with a rapidly expanding Start-up to hire a Full Stack Developer with both Javascript and Ruby skills.

Our client are well known for their innovation and ‘first of it’s kind’ products & features so are looking for a forward thinking Developer to be up to date with modern technologies, standards and processes.

The front end is built entirely in Ember, however we can consider solid Javascript skills with another framework such as Angular or React. The platform is built in Ruby. We need a Full Stack Developer​ to join the team ASAP and help us deliver our ambitious and interesting roadmap.

Essential skills and experience required:

  • – Ruby or Ruby on Rails
  • – HTML5, CSS3 (SASS) and JavaScript (preferably ES6).
  • – Experience of working with a JavaScript framework such as Ember, Angular, ReactJS, Vue or similar.
  • – Appreciation of the challenges faced when building adaptive or responsive websites.
  • – DRY ,TDD, BDD and other development practices.
  • – Experience of working with both internal and third-party API’s.
  • – Ability to solve problems in a structured way.
  • – Ability to communicate technical concepts in a lucid, structured fashion to colleagues

The perfect Fullstack Developer will have experience delivering early stage products within a startup environment but this is not essential.

The role is a great opportunity to work with talented Devs, solve real problems and make a real impact both to the product and people’s lives via the product.

For more details please send a copy of your CV to CV@lewishollings.com or call 07858973743