Front End Developer (with Salesforce experience)

  • £650pd
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Scope AT
  • 17 Jan 18 2018-01-17

JavaScript Developer - Front End Development + Salesforce experience

Front End Developer (with Salesforce experience)

This role will involve a Senior JavaScript Developer joining the team to take responsibility as technical lead of the unified sales dashboard for the Client Eco-system, building a web presentation layer for front-office staff to access key research and sales services. As part of a private app-store approach, the role involves integrating multiple apps into the dashboard such as Salesforce, Symphony, RSRCHXchange, Cloud 9. Internal Fixed Income and Equity products are also targeted to contribute content into the dashboard, with focus on interoperability workflows between all apps. The role will involve working closely with the sales technology team developers, project managers and business analysts, together with project stakeholders across all regions and divisions including Sales, Research, Technology, Compliance, Legal and Corporate functions.


As a secondary responsibility, the role will improve the company's client-facing research and sales services with enhanced web presentation capabilities. New data visualisations including charting types and media are to be added to the Research web portal. Additionally the role will support an on-going effort to build out the firm’s presentation layer above Salesforce; the firm’s central client hub for the client ecosystem. Internal CRM functions such as call reports, client lifecycle management and contact locators are targeted for delivery using Salesforce & Lightning CSS.

As such it provides an opportunity to be at the cutting edge of the evolution of the Capital Markets industry and a fantastic platform to network throughout all aspects of both the company and the external world of Fintech.

Key objectives critical to success

  • Drive the global implementation of the dashboard presentation layer for sales and research apps
  • Deliver key inter-operability workflows between sales apps
  • Build data visualisations of financial revenue information, call reports, sales data and research analytics in innovative and engaging ways
  • Build effective business stakeholder relationships to regularly socialise progress and steer deliveries
  • Lead the adoption of cloud and vendor web technologies

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required

  • Strong JavaScript development experience in front-office JavaScript delivery roles
  • Strong experience in building dashboards, charting and data visualisation
  • Strong UX and prototyping skills
  • Familiarity with popular JavaScript frameworks and libraries such as ReactJS, jQuery and AngularJS


  • Experience using JavaScript on the desktop (e.g. OpenFin, Electron, NW.js, Docker)
  • Front-office experience in sales facing technologies such as Salesforce and Lightning CSS
  • Experience using Agile/Sprint-based delivery
  • Experience in Big Data/AI/Predictive Analytics
  • Strong written and verbal communication