This is an opportunity to join a creative, cutting edge software company.
Caplin is the market leader in web trading technology and single-dealer platforms. Its award-winning software enables its customers to build high-performance web trading apps and to deliver real-time information, including live prices, securely and reliably to those apps.
We currently have an immediate vacancy for an experienced Front End Developer based in London who can work closely with other developers, QA and User Experience in an agile environment.
This is an outstanding opportunity for an individual wanting to bring their skills to an organization at the leading edge of web-based trading technology and with blue-chip global financial clients.
Experience of other front-end web technologies such as server-side development with Java would also be an advantage.
As a Front End Developer you will be:
-Creating compelling web applications for performance critical financial applications
-Working with cutting edge web development tools and Caplin's streaming based libraries
-Building well architected, tested and documented products
-Participating in hack days and exploring emerging technologies
-Working with experienced, like-minded colleagues in a relaxed and friendly environment
You have the following skills and experience:
-Experience in building compelling apps in HTML5 and CSS3 utilising pre-processors such as LESS/SASS/BEM.
-Have a keen eye for Design and UX
-An understanding of automated test tools and the need to write tests for your code
-Enthusiasm for Agile development approaches and environments
-A team player, and enjoy working closely with other developers, UX and QA engineers in small teams
-Proactive and self-improving
-Educated to technical degree level at 2:1 or above
Other desirable skills:
-Experience in working in financial markets
4th Floor, Cutlers Court, 115 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7BR
Compensation & Benefits
-Flexible benefits scheme including pension, gym membership, life cover, income protection, health/dental options, and additional holiday purchase scheme
-Opportunities to attend conferences and training events
-Dynamic, collaborative and friendly working environment
-23 days holiday per year rising annually to 27
-Free breakfast, with drinks and snacks provided throughout the day
About Caplin Systems Ltd
Caplin's award winning software provides real-time web connectivity products that allow market data and trading services to be delivered over the Internet using HTML5 technologies and unique UX driven applications.
-To apply for this position please click the APPLY button
-Initially a short (up to 30 minutes) telephone interview will be conducted
-If successful candidates will be asked to attend the Caplin office and given the following tests, usually on the same day.
-A pair-programming test
-A technical interview
-An HR interview
Caplin is an Equal Opportunities Employer