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Junior Full Stack Developer

Job overview
On the lookout for Junior Full Stack Development jobs in London? If the idea of working for a fast-growing FinTech firm excites you, apply for this Junior Software Developer opportunity in London today!

On the hunt for Junior Software Developer jobs in London? An exciting FinTech start-up are looking for a Junior Full Stack Developer to join them - apply today!

Company profile

In this Junior Full Stack Developer job, you'll be joining an exciting Fintech start-up which is changing the game for independent investors. This next-generation financial terminal has increased competition in the world of financial investment by introducing a mobile application which allows even the most inexperienced users to analyse companies and funds efficiently at a fraction of the cost. You will be working amongst a team of professionals with backgrounds from BlackRock, Interactive Investor and Facebook so will be learning from the very best. Looking for Junior Full Stack Developer roles? They are now looking for a bright and ambitious graduate to join their team of Software Engineers!

Job description

In this Graduate Software Developer job in London, you will work closely with the senior Engineering team, and will report to both of the Co-Founders. You will be responsible for supporting the development of PHP and/or Python backend applications and optimising the mobile app’s overall performance using profiling tools. As a Junior Full Stack Developer, you will enjoy a period of training to develop your full-stack web and API development skills. Your role will be working to develop and consistently improve processes and services. A technical aptitude is crucial, as is excellent communication skills which will be required from day one.

Key responsibilities

As a Junior Software Developer, your tasks will include:

  • Developing PHP and/or python backend applications
  • Creating RESTful APIs
  • Creating a reactive application structure using NgRx
  • Creating an optimized structure of webpages
  • Ensuring the styling across all pages in the application using Sass
  • Creating reusable Angular components
  • Optimizing the overall application performance using profiling tools
  • Working with the team to create robust communication using API with different services

Job requirements

  • A 2:1 minimum degree in BSc Computer Science from a top university
  • Knowledge of PHP or Python (with ideally some experience in Yii, Symfony, Laravel or Django frameworks)
  • Experience in SQL, in particular, using MySQL or MariaDB is required
  • Good knowledge of JavaScript and/or TypeScript
  • Proficiency with HTML/CSS
  • Understanding of the mobile application life cycle
  • XCode and Android Studio knowledge would be an added bonus
  • Docker experience preferred

Benefits of the job

  • A competitive Junior Salary of £30,000 - £45,000 (Flexible DOE)
  • Currently remote working with biweekly team meet-ups – Office in Shoreditch, London
  • A competitive Employee Option Scheme
  • Fantastic opportunity to work with a rapidly growing and disruptive firm

Looking to kickstart a career in Software Development and for Graduate Software testing jobs? If you have previous experience in SQL and PHP, apply to this Junior Full Stack Developer job in London today!

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Megan Pease
Recruitment Consultant