Front End Developer

Saxo Bank is an award winning global market leader in multi-product online trading, and a fully licensed and regulated European bank. Saxo Bank is also a tech company building its own trading technology front-to-back.

THE JOB

We are currently building new and innovative web based applications for traders and investors and are looking for front end developers that can help us delivering an unparalleled user experience in our business domain.

So, if you have a fascination for user experience design, enjoy the challenge of streamlining complex application flows and information display across mobile and desktop, value rapid prototyping and in-browser experimentation, and are able to craft high performing JavaScript code? - then you may be the right candidate for us.

THE ROLE

You will:

  • Work with product managers, UX designers, and fellow front end developers to design and deliver superior user experiences for Saxo's suite of trading applications.
  • Develop with the latest web technologies – we are working with a modern development stack, e.g. React, Redux.
  • Build prototypes to experiment, refine and communicate new interaction concepts and features.
  • Work in a dynamic team oriented environment using agile methodologies.
  • Work with CSS preprocessors (we use LESS) and object-oriented CSS principles.
  • Learn about our interesting domain - the financial industry and specifically about electronic trading.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Passion for front end development and a nice portfolio to document it.
  • Experience with modern frameworks such as React and Redux.
  • Creative self-starter with great team and cross-group collaboration skills.
  • Experience creating well-structured and well-commented code.

 DESIRABLE SKILLS 

  • Experience designing and developing for multiple form factors (mobile/tablet/desktop), across multiple platforms (Win/iOS/Android).
  • Active in the community through open source, conferences and social media.
  • Prior business knowledge

WE OFFER

  • A rare opportunity to join a highly skilled, international team working with the latest web technologies across multiple platforms within the financial industry.
  • Encouragement to learn and grow your interests, wherever they lead.
  • An organisation that truly values innovation, e.g. by having Hack Days and participating in conferences
  • An attractive salary plus benefits package.

For further information about the position please contact Head of IT SaxoTrader GO, Tom Andersen on +45 39 77 42 72 or tla@saxobank.com.

Application deadline:
31/01/2018
Expected Start Date:
Soonest possible
Location:
Copenhagen
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Contact person:
Tom Andersen
Tel: +45 3977 4272
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com