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Senior Front End Engineer

London City
On Application

The company:

FPSG have recently started working with a really exciting consultancy who are working on a global scale. This is a great chance to join a global leader in IT services, consulting & business solutions with a large network of innovation & delivery centres.

The role requires a minimum of 2 days weekly travel to London Paddington - the rest is remote.


A seasoned Node.js Developer responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users that collaboratively solves problems and communicates technical decisions through tech-talks and white-boarding sessions.

Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.

Essential skills:

  • Node JS
  • Javascript
  • HTML 5.0
  • CSS
  • SaSS
  • CI/CD
  • Cloud Experience
  • Handson
  • Agile and DevOps WoW
  • Experience/Exposure to TDD/BDD

Desirable skills:

  • Typescript
  • Kubernetes
  • Relational DB/Document DB (i.e Mongo)
  • graphQL
  • Axios npm
  • ES6
  • APM/NewRelic

Key accountabilities and measures

  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic
  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Integration of data storage solutions
  • Collaboratively solves problems and communicates technical decisions through tech-talks, articles and white-boarding sessions 
  • Can work completely independently, without having to rely on other ream members to make progress or resolve blockers
  • Inducts new team members; provides coaching and mentoring to other engineers
  • Evangelises clean, quality code within the team and the organisation
  • Takes accountability for the technical quality of team's output as a whole. Being thoroughly involved from architectural and system design sessions to code review and in evaluating performance in production.
  • Drives engineering conversations. Always speaks with confidence and is seen as a thought leader by the team 
  • Actively seeks to work with the wider technology organization, engages in cross functional engineering forums and displays genuine interest to learn more about the big picture of our platforms
  • Takes responsibility of the team's backlog as a whole
  • Consults business stakeholders on the best approach for delivering complicated features, both in how it can be split and sequenced, and in terms of potential improvement to the functional requirements
  • Naturally puts themselves forward for challenging tasks


  • £65,000 to £85,000 DOE
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Scheme, includes Dental Cover and the option to add a family member
  • Death in Service Insurance
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • My Car Lease - Salary Sacrifice Scheme.
  • Give As You Earn (GAYE)
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • 22 days annual leave in a FY + 8 public holidays.
  • 2k London allowance to all London based candidates

*Please note the role does not offer sponsorship

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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