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Front-end JavaScript, FinTech, Glasgow

£35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working, Pension, Equity options

Front-end Developer, FinTech, Glasgow

FPSG has exciting opportunities for Front-end Developers (JavaScript, ReactJS) to join a FinTech business who have already started to get noticed in the Financial world. The organisation has a great blend of working with high profile complex financial products but in an informal environment driven by technology and solutions innovation.

Within your role as a Front-end Developer you will work on the UI, engaging with a range of proprietary middle office services. Focused on continuous innovation you will have freedom to invent and flexibility to evolve. The restrictions experience by many formal financial service organisations can be removed, but at the same time exposure to enterprise problems, diverse platforms, complex data and industry defining regulatory challenges remain. A strong understanding of React, exposure to end to end UI technologies within an Agile environment is required.

In this role as Java Developer your responsibilities will include:

  • Hands-on Software Development
  • Developing and designing front end product functionality
  • Delivery of business critical projects/products
  • Strategic input to development of greenfield and BAU projects
  • The largest significant project in scope is the greenfield build of a client self-service portal

To be a successful Developer you will need experience of:

  • JavaScript & React JS
  • Database exposure SQL, MySQL, DB2 (actively seeking NoSQL understanding)
  • Ability to take ownership for Design & Development of UI assignments
  • A track record in desktop GUI applications
  • Continuous Integration / continuous development
  • Agile practices in development, testing and delivery
  • Exposure or desire to learn Electron / AtomShell
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills


FinTech is an exciting career path, this company take this desirable opportunity and improve it. They are already established with products / services, and with customers lined up to consume their services. They are led by industry veterans already engaging with technology disruptors. They provide a start-up opportunity, with the chance to be involved at the beginning, to bring influence to the future product and to establish rapid career and personal development.

In return, the successful Front-end Developer will receive a generous salary and package. Holidays and company initiatives will keep you motivated and the relaxed environment coupled with a philosophy that balances personal life, perspective and individual needs, all creates a culture very different from the normal financial service organisation.

Next Steps

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Equal Opportunities

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.

Key skills terminology

Front-end Developer, UI, UX, desktop GUI applications, Electron, AtomShell, JavaScript, React, React JS, SQL, NoSQL, Banking, Financial Services, Agile, Scrum, Front Office, Middle Office, Back Office

We are Disability Confident and neurodiverse aware. If you have a disability, please tell us if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or with your recruitment process

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