• Front end Developer- block chain

    Job Locations CN-Shanghai
    # of Openings
    Position Type
    Permanent Full-Time
  • Role Description

    A Front-End Developer role in the regional R&D team available. 


    People in our Research & Development team contribute to the realisation of new ideas and enhancements to existing functionality through proof of concept solutions that align to FNZ’s strategic product road map.


    Initial work may involve working on FNZ’s Blockchain product which services web apps for Transfer Agency Back Office and Fund Managers.


    Front-End Development is focused on developing production quality Front-End applications integrating with REST API managed in an Agile method.  As we write our front-ends in React and Redux which will be deployed on to cloud, the applicant should have good understanding of Docker, AWS cloud and also the front end will be interacting block chain services.  While understanding of Blockchain including chain participants, cryptography would be beneficial.


    We are looking for high performing people who can function collaboratively as part of a small team, and can take ownership from the get-go and work with minimal guidance.

    The daily functions of the role include:

    • Developing the front-end for existing and new products;
    • Defining and delivering solutions for platform UIs, as well as integration with back-end solutions via API;
    • Working with the team to achieve the best outcome;
    • Building and deploying your sites using the Continuous Integration system;
    • Supporting research efforts to ensure we are following best-practices; 
    • Helping to solve any defects that may arise;
    • Testing that builds meets browser and platform standards; and
    • Checking the quality of final output is to the standard expected by clients.
    • Candidates should be able to work independently, meet deadlines and take responsibility for their own workload;
    • Good communication skills and a team-player attitude are important.
    • Be open to travel and short-term opportunities for working in other FNZ offices or at the client-sites.

    Experience Required

    • At least 3 – 4 years experience as a full-stack or front-end developer.
    • Degree in Computing Science/Software Engineering/IT and other related subjects;
    • Excellent knowledge of strict HTML and CSS;
    • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript;
    • Experience with the React & Redux, Node.JS, Babel framework ;
    • Experience in testing frameworks Mocha, Jest, Engyme.
    • Experience in building & deploying react application’s to AWS Cloud.
    • Confident and able to take initiative given client and delivery-focused environment;
    • Experience of usability issues and best practice;
    • Experience with creating W3C compliant cross browser compatible websites;
    • A good working knowledge of modern technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3;
    • A keen eye for pixel-perfect application of graphic designs;


    About FNZ

    FNZ is a global financial technology and asset servicing provider which powers the wealth management, administration and custodian platforms for some of the world's leading financial institutions. These customers include life insurers, retail and private banks, asset and wealth managers and financial adviser groups based across the UK, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.


    We believe that enhancing client engagement, lowering costs, delivering a seamless service and enabling personal solutions are key to helping people achieve their financial goals. We partner with major financial institutions to enable them to provide wealth management services to their clients across direct, intermediated and workplace channels that reflect these principles.


    We develop long-term partnerships with our customers to enable them to get to market quickly with a market-leading digital proposition, transform their customer service offering and grow assets under management across multiple distribution channels.


    Our customers include AMP, ANZ, Aviva, AXA Wealth, Bank of New Zealand, Fideuram Vita, HSBC, Mercer, National Australia Bank, HSBC, Santander, Santander Asset Management, Standard Life, UBS and Zurich.  In all we partner with 42 institutional customers worldwide. 


    FNZ employs over 1,000 people with offices in Edinburgh, London, Bristol, Brno (Czech Republic), Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Melbourne and Wellington.


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