Senior Javascript Developer

Titel: Senior Javascript Developer
Vertragsart: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Gehalt/Honorar: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Beginn: ASAP
Ref: SWILJS2205_1558550656
Name des Kontakts: Scott Wilson
Kontakt via E-mail:
Veröffentlicht am: seit 6 Monaten


You will be responsible for leading the design, development and roll-out of applications on MMC's digital technology stack, with a focus on delivering solutions using an Agile framework. Ensuring solutions are innovative and of the highest quality, you will take a leadership role in ensuring that working practices and the technology stack evolve through continuous improvement of standards, practices and processes.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Developing new insurance mobile and web apps, with a focus on maximising business value delivered.
  • Promoting and adopting good practices in software development. We are passionate about clean code practices and test-driven development.
  • This is a new journey for MMC; and as such this position will involve helping us to drive and shape what that will look like
  • Collaborating with team members and customers, sharing opinions and listening to others.
  • Mentoring more junior team members
  • Contributing to improving our global technology approach, in areas such as:
  • Cloud Platforms, Container Technology, API Gateways, Microservices, Logging and Messaging Platforms
  • New Tech Stack i.e. Javascript, Angular, React, Node.js
  • Agile and DevOps delivery methodologies

Skills and Experience:

  • Comprehensive development experience
  • Likely degree in Computer Science or related field, or corresponding experience
  • Development of business facing, full stack Javascript applications
  • Passion for adopting good technical practices, enabling agility
  • Able to self-start the technical aspects of small scale projects
  • Experience working in teams using Agile working approach
  • Technical mentoring of more junior developers and offshore developers
  • Strong problem solving & analytical skills
  • Evidence of a strong team player
  • Strong communication skills and have proven experience working in a global team with in-house, contract, and 3rd party off-shore team members
  • Able to summarise complex technical issues to senior management


  • Javascript and related frameworks such as React or Angular
  • Node web platform
  • Test Frameworks such as Mocha, Jest
  • CI/CD and Devops platforms such as Jenkins
  • NoSQL databases such as Mongo
  • Container and orchestration platforms such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • API Development such as REST and Graph QL
  • Agile delivery methodologies such as Scrum
  • GIT version control
  • Microservices, API Gateway, Cloud