UX/UI Engineer -Contract - 5 months (outside IR35) UX/UI Engineer -Contract - 5 months (outside IR35) …

McCabe & Barton
in London, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 28 Nov 20
£600-700pd (outside IR35)
McCabe & Barton
in London, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 28 Nov 20
£600-700pd (outside IR35)
Posted by:
Darren Ball • Recruiter
Posted by:
Darren Ball
Recruiter
Leading Fund Manager is seeking a hybrid/cross between a user experience expert and a hands-on UI engineer, for a contract until end of March 2021 (outside of IR35) to work on developing a greenfield Portfolio Management platform for the front office. NB: All applicants must have current React skills and experience with Material UI

 

The successful applicant will analyse, design, create wireframes, code, test (automated testing: unit tests, integration tests, E2E tests; manual acceptance tests), review code, maintain the CI/CD, release, debug and support the application in production, and own the delivery of exciting and complex capabilities end to end. You will be part of a highly effective engineering team, building a portfolio management platform.

 You will be responsible for:

  • Practising disciplined software engineering (e.g. automated testing, code reviews, and writing beautiful, pragmatic code)
  • Coding in JavaScript (React, Redux, nodeJS, Webpack)
  • Using AWS SDK to manage services
  • Integrating with RESTful APIs
  • Unit testing, integration testing. Contributing to maintaining and constantly improving the CI/CD pipeline
  • Code reviews, design reviews
  • Code instrumentation, setting up proactive monitoring dashboards
  • Creating wireframes, designing features and UIs, crafting a great user experience
  • Release management on a team rota
  • Liaising with users and subject matter experts in order to gather requirements, analyse solutions and triage feedback and incidents
  • Understanding business requirements and translating them into technical requirements, so financial markets experience is a nice to have

Required skills and expertise:

  • Expert JavaScript programming
  • Extensive experience in UX engineering
  • Extensive professional experience with React, Redux, NodeJS, Webpack
  • A good understanding of the asset management business and/or financial markets
  • Familiarity with AWS
  • Experience using Material UI design system
  • Proficient testing with Cypress

 Preferred experience/skills

  • Experience implementing services in Node
  • Programming in Python
  • Whilst preference will be given to any applicants with a background Asset Management/Fund Management (ideally to include Portfolio Management/working with Portfolio Managers) ALL industry backgrounds will be considered

Please note that this role is 100% remote-working at least until the end of this calendar year.  For the right applicants there is likely to be an FTC extension or even the option to convert to permanent, if you prefer......

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