Senior Product Manager | Fin-Tech | London | £90,000+

Senior Product Manager | Fin-Tech | London | £90,000+

LHR has teamed up with a “Bank of the Future” to hire a Senior Product Manager experienced in helping to develop consumer-facing digital products within an agile environment.

The best candidates will thrive in a high-growth startup environment and Ideally, would have led/shaped a product function from an early stage.

The role involves understanding consumers’ financial needs and challenges, the Senior Product Manager designs and delivers products to deliver on the promise to help consumers with their financial lives.

You’ll need to be digitally aware, creative, adept at Agile and a great communicator. You’ll use these skills to drive continuous delivery of innovative ideas live on our digital platforms, and use your insight, external stimulus and excellent stakeholder management skills to feed into the backlogs and continue the evolution of multiple digital products.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the end to end product lifecycle from working with the Product & Marketing Director on overall product strategy and roadmap, through to customer development discovery techniques and delivering that product in code through an agile development process
  • Cross-functional working with stakeholders, designers and developers to create compelling and competitive product features that align with the overall mission to help consumers save money
  • Deeply understand the needs of customers through qualitative and quantitative user research and testing; define and frame those needs for the teams; translate these into product definitions and prioritised backlogs
  • Create high-quality user stories and acceptance criteria, A/B test, prototype, and define product rollout
  • Act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally. Demonstrate the latest iteration of the product, key results, and customer feedback to the business and senior stakeholders
  • Define, monitor and analyse key product metrics for existing and upcoming features, feeding learnings back into the product development process

Capabilities and Knowledge:

  • 6+ years of product management experience, developing consumer-facing digital products within an agile environment
  • Previous high-growth startup experience, preferably having led and/or shaped the product function at an early stage startup
  • Experience of launching multiple successful products and features, across multiple platforms (iOS, Android, web)
  • A customer obsessive, who understands and values the role of UX and design in product success
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to gather feedback from stakeholders and communicate effectively with technical team
  • Ability to effectively prioritise an ever-changing backlog by balancing and championing both business, customer and technology needs
  • Confidence to make clear and well-thought recommendations to influence decisions
  • Has an understanding of the technical architecture of complex mobile and web applications
  • Very strong analytical and quantitative skills, deriving insights and driving actions from data and metrics
  • Working knowledge of tools such as Jira, Mixpanel, GA, etc

The Senior Product role is going to best suit a highly customer-centric candidate with a passion to deliver best-in-class customer experience. You’ll need a passion for digital products and user design, with high attention to detail along with high levels of personal and professional integrity.

If you are a positive, self-starter with excellent communication skills, intellect and energy and someone who thrives in a fast-moving environment then please get in contact ASAP.

For more details and to apply please contact Jordan Norris on 07858973473 or email your CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com

 

Product Owner | World-renowned Brand | London | £65,000+

Are you a Product Owner looking for your next challenge to develop and deliver best-in-class customer experiences on a global scale?

We have an amazing opportunity for a Product Owner to join a world-renowned brand that is continuously improving their customer experience through better use of platform technology across the web, mobile/tablet, wearables and AR / VR.

You’ll get the chance to own and develop the product vision and strategy, collaborating and learning with business, customer experience (including UX / UI), delivery and tech teams.

It is important that the Product Owner “champions” the platform/product throughout the organisation – so you should have a real passion for platform technology and strong stakeholder management skills at a global level.

If you want to join a forward-thinking brand that is implementing next-generation platform technology on a global scale, please apply now for more information!

As a Product Owner, you will:

  • Work as a Product Owner across a number of products that seek to deliver best-in-class customer experiences.
  • Be responsible for a number of workstreams on this global customer experience platform build, owning the product vision and strategy along the way.
  • Collaborate with global stakeholders and teams to understand business needs and strategies, understanding requirements and managing the product backlog.
  • Translate business needs in user stories/acceptance criteria / mock-ups, communicating these to development teams.
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure stories are delivered within sprints alongside the release plan, acting as a Scrum Product Owner.
  • Oversee the product roadmap, managing development vendors as well as in-house technical teams.
  • Work in Agile – involving sprint planning, retrospectives, reviews etc.
  • Act as a “product champion” throughout the company.

To apply, you’ll ideally have:

  • A solid understanding of customer experience, product development and conversions.
  • Experience working in a product function – either as a Product Owner or Product Manager – on a large-scale platform build.
  • Working knowledge of web platforms, applications, information systems and digital marketing solutions as well as development languages and infrastructure.
  • Experience on an enterprise-level CMS is preferred.
  • Used Jira in the past.
  • Agile / Scrum experience, overseeing sprints and retrospectives.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, written and communication skills.
  • A passion for how platform technology can improve customer experiences as well as product development.

For more details and to apply please contact Jordan Norris on 07858973473 or email your CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com

 

Senior Ruby Developer | Mobile-first Start-up | London | £450/£500pd

Senior Ruby Developer | Mobile-first Start-up | London | £450/£500pd

LHR has partnered with a fantastic Mobile-first Start-up to hire a Senior Ruby Developer on an initial 6-month contract.

We are looking for an experienced and talented Contract Ruby Developer to take full ownership of his or her work – The best candidates will be interested in building a brilliant product, not just writing code.

Our client has some interesting and challenging problems to solve and they offer a great opportunity to work within the Fin-Tech space.

Here’s the current stack:

  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • React
  • Heroku
  • Postgres
  • Redis
  • Github

Requirements Required skills & experience:

  • Significant experience working with Ruby on Rails, and relational databases
  • Substantial experience with automated testing, integration testing and TDD
  • Strong ability with OOP Javascript, HTML and CSS
  • A thorough understanding of what’s required in building scalable software
  • Extensive experience of working as part of an Agile product team
  • Experience with ES6, React, React native
  • Experience working on mobile apps

The contract is based in the Old Street area of London, ideally, you’ll want to be part of the team and on-site between 9-5 on weekdays but there is some flexibility to work remote / from home a couple of days a per week.

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

Lead Full Stack Ruby Developer | Start-up Environment | E.London | £75,000

Lead Full Stack Ruby Developer | Start-up Environment | E.London | £75,000

Lewis Hollings are working with an expanding and exciting Start-up to hire a Full Stack Ruby Developer.

Our client are award winning, leaders in their field of expertise and have customers all over globe and very ambitions plans. 

Essential skills and experience required:

  • Essential 
    • In-depth knowledge of Ruby and Rails
    • Extensive software development experience (minimum 5 years, likely 8+ years overall experience)
    • Advanced RSpec
    • Git (Comfortable with rebasing, squashing and otherwise reworking branches ready for review)
    • Proficient with Linux including system administration
    • HTML/CSS/JS
    • An ability and willingness to seek out new knowledge as required for the work

    Desirable 

    • Experience of building APIs
    • ETL experience, especially row-based methodologies such as Kiba
    • Experience with Solr
    • Advanced knowledge of operational automation on AWS, e.g. CloudFormation, CodePipeline, OpsWorks
    • Modern JavaScript stacks, e.g. ES2015, Webpack, Ember or other front-end frameworks

The perfect Fullstack Developer will have experience delivering early stage products within a startup environment.

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

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

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

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 Ruby Developer. Fin-Tech Startup. London. £80,000

Lewis Hollings are working with a Fin-Tech startup looking to hire a team of really smart Ruby Developers to work on some very ​interesting problems.

We believe we are hiring for one of the most exciting startups in Europe right now, they are​ growing at an incredible pace, have very cool product and are backed by the founders of brilliant success stories including: Lovefilm, Skype, MoonFruit​,​ Wonga and Zoopla.

The best candidates will enjoy the responsibility of working on…:

  • The Product, 90% of your time will be building new features and improving existing ones.
  • Payments, write code that moves money.
  • Machine learning, from categorising transactions to understanding natural language and spending patterns.

You should give us a call ASAP If you’d like to work at a fast moving startup and you have experience writing beautiful, elegant and simple Ruby code.

We are keen to hire a Senior Developer happy to wear many hats in a Startup environment – The current stack includes:

  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • React
  • Heroku
  • Postgres
  • Redis
  • Github
  • CircleCI
  • Minitest

We’re always looking for exceptional people and our clients understand the importance of offering great perks to keep the team happy & productive. They include:

  • 25 days’ holiday a year.
  • Choice of your own hardware.
  • Socials events including go-karting, escape rooms, cinema screenings, etc.
  • Amazing office space that’s a stones throw away from Old Street tube station.

If you believe your skills and experience could add to this growing team and you are up for a new challenge – Please call me on 07858973473 and email a CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com

Ruby Software Engineers | GnG | London | £65,000+

Our client, an exclusive members only bookmaker is looking for passionate and talented Ruby developers.

You will be joining a small close-knit team of competent developers changing how our exclusive clients can enjoy their favourite sporting events.

As a Ruby Software Engineer ideally you will have experience with the following:

  • Ruby/Rails
  • MYSQL
  • Elixir
  • Micro-services,
  • Real time systems,
  • ML/NLP,
  • Data Science or Conversational bots.

Great developers deserve the right environment and resources to help them grow and deliver great products. The technology stack used most is Ruby (2.x) on Rails (4.x) backed by MySQL for the monolithic core, supported by a number of Ruby and Elixir micro-services and a lot of real-time websocket communications among other fit for purpose technologies. We also have an Ember mobile app in active development.

You’ll work using a modified Scrum methodology and heavily utilise GitHub pull requests, code reviews, Design Sprints, Continuous Integration with Jenkins, Puppet to manage infrastructure and one click deploys to AWS.

Coupled with the opportunity to work with other talented developers in an engineering focused culture is an outstanding benefits package and very competitive salary.

So if you enjoy what you do, you’re good at it and want to join a team that can help you get even better then get in touch by emailing a CV to CV@Lewishollings.com or call 07858973473

Ruby on Rails Software Engineer | Central London | Innovative Digital Products | £55,000-£75,000

Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

Central London

£55,000-£75,000 based on experience + benefits

We are working with a fast growing business to hire an experienced Ruby on Rails Developer to assist with the development and delivery of a number of innovative digital products.

The role is best suited to a Developer with 3 or more years commercial Ruby experience looking to make a positive contribution to a business going through a period of growth. You must be able to demonstrate commercial experience with Ruby/RoR and ideally will also have a Computer Science or similar degree.

You will be joining an established development team made up of experienced Software Engineers working to Agile/TDD processes and contributing to a challenging roadmap.

Key experience required;

  • 3 years+ commercial development with Ruby, Ruby on Rails
  • Experience of working the full development life cycle
  • Full stack development an advantage (Javascript)
  • Cloud product knowledge an advantage
  • Agile best practice
  • Happy working in a fast paced environment and delivering projects to set timescales
  • Excellent communicator & keen collaborator

To hear more about this exciting opportunity please contact Lewis Hollings on 07858973 473 or email an up to date CV to CV@lewishollings.com