DESCRIPTION

We’re looking for a talented and experienced Senior Front End Developer with a keen eye for UI design to join the Pollen VC team in London.

Pollen VC helps app developers and digital publishers grow faster by providing fast access to their revenues on the app stores and leading advertising networks. Our digital receivables financing platform is used by developers and publishers worldwide and provides a complimentary funding source to venture capital for high growth businesses to fuel growth. We have offices in London and San Francisco.

You will get the chance to make your mark by building out our core product in a well established, ambitious fintech startup using the latest technologies (Vue.JS, Webpack, Highcharts, AWS, Auth0, REST APIs). You will have the opportunity to evaluate and implement new and emerging technologies to ensure we stay ahead of the curve in our customer experience and interaction with our expanding product offering.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Building secure, componentised frontend web applications using progressive enhancement and responsive design
  • Integrating with custom APIs hosted in AWS
  • Working closely with the rest of the team to enhance and innovate our core product suite
  • Working with OAuth (via Auth0.com)
  • Data visualisation using Highcharts
  • Working with CSS/JS animation
  • Build and maintain internal tools
  • Optimising front end performance
  • Continuous input into product roadmap
REQUIREMENTS

The successful candidate will be a smart, well-rounded person who can take ownership of front end development at Pollen, working closely with the wider development team. The role involves working predominantly on building out our customer facing core products, but also on various customer-facing web applications and tools for internal use. We will look to recruit two additional junior developers later this year, as we roll out.

  • At least 5 years experience in web development (backend and frontend dev)
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript (ES6+)
  • Excellent knowledge of using Vue.js, Vuex and Webpack
  • Excellent knowledge integrating with REST apis
  • Has experience building large front end web applications
  • Proactive and continuous contribution into product roadmap
  • Experience with building financial web based applications a bonus
  • Keen eye for UI design and wants to ensure the best UX for the ultimate user
  • Self starter, good collaborator and takes pride in the technology created
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) a bonus
BENEFITS
  • Working for a fast moving, exciting start-up innovating at the cutting edge of digital lending, we offer a competitive salary and equity participation for high achievers
  • Brand new modern office at Rocketspace (by Angel station) with an active social calendar
  • Working with a ambitious team in a relaxed and positive environment
  • 3% pension contribution

Salary range £50,000 — 60,000

Dependent on experience