Junior Full Stack Developer

The Talent Hive

We currently have an opportunity for a talented Junior Full Stack Developer to join an innovative e-FX company based in Christchurch

  • Broad and Diverse role
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • Highly experienced team
Our client offer trading technology, consultancy and support to market makers and buy-side institutions in the FX, CFD, Indexes and Metals space. Their diverse team has utilised their expertise in interbank automated trading in the disciplines of quantitative analytics, trading, sales and technology to create a suite of unique products.

They’re now seeking a junior level Full Stack Developer to join their growing team. This person will become an integral part of the product development team responsible for building, maintaining and supporting the full stack from the operating system up to the application.

The primary focus of this role will be on developing user-facing features and implementing them using React.js and Java. You will ensure that these components and the overall application are scalable, robust and easy to maintain. You will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure and quantitative models. 

What will you be doing?
  • Developing new user-facing features using React.js and Java
  • Maintaining and improving automate test suites from unit test up to functional, in-browser tests.
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Writing effective APIs to interface with UI components
  • Creating designs/wireframes and translating these into high quality code
  • Integrating against high frequency data sources (such as price streams) and optimizing components for maximum performance
  • Liaising with external technology partners responsible for outsourced functions/components
  • Working as part of a global team to provide day-to-day management/operations support of the full stack

We’re seeking someone with:
  • BSC in Computer Science, or relevant skills or equivalent experience in lieu of degree
  • An excellent understanding of good software engineering practices, functional and object-oriented design
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • A good handle on building performant components and data structures
  • Code versioning tools (ideally Git)
  • Experience in Java and Typescript programming
  • Experience with React

Apply by clicking below or email your CV to marc@thetalenthive.co.nz and we will be back in touch swiftly. If you wish to discuss this or other opportunities in confidence, please contact Marc Denholm on 03 281 8448.

About The Talent Hive 
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