Front-end developer


London | Full-Time

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Wevat are a seed stage startup digitising tax refunds for luxury shoppers in the UK. Our core market is from China, and we are currently in the process of scaling up the team to expand operations to another two European countries by Q3 2018. 

Our investors include Seedcamp and JamJar, as well as some prolific angels in the fintech and retail spaces.

Our biggest competitors are Geneva-based, PE-backed fossils who have been manually processing paper forms in developing countries for 40 years with no desire or ability to disrupt the industry - a natural fit for the team would hate big corporations and be a rebel at heart.

Upcoming projects on the frontend are developing an improved administration tool for the business team and a WeChat mini-app to make tax refunds even more convenient for Chinese shoppers. We will be expanding the frontend team in Q2, which will be your responsibility in this role. The current administration tool is written in React with Typescript using Redux and built with webpack. 

  • own and develop a dashboard for administration and support of and reporting on user data
  • develop a management and analytics dashboard for internal operations, customer support and reporting
  • develop tooling and test harness for it
  • define and enforce the coding standards, practices and architecture for JS codebase
  • hire other frontend team members in Q2
  • contribute to UX/design feedback proactively
Familiar with:
  • JIRA
  • Git
  • React
  • Redux
  • self-sufficient
  • likes a good argument
  • owns mistakes early
Other benefits
  • completely flexible working hours
  • completely flexible working location
  • negotiable salary and options

Salary range £40,000 — 45,000