Senior React Developer

Our partner, MSCI is a market leader in Global Indexes, Smart Beta, ESG and Risk Management, and is at the forefront of the secular trends dominating the financial services landscape today.

They’re building a world class client experience to replace their consultative interaction model by exposing a suite of webapps / APIs. They’re building this technology from the ground up using Azure, JVM-based backend, React frontend, and a modern approach to development: agile, CI/CD, Azure Pipelines, NoSQL. For more info about the company: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QAyr9DTer2g&t=2s

What we will offer you:  

  • Competitive fixed and variable compensation, holiday/vacation allowance & retirement savings plans/pensions
  • Employee Resource Groups to support you in and out of the office
  • A wide range of benefits including – healthcare, dental plans, risk insurances and (location dependent) – cycletowork schemes, gym benefits, retail discounts,
  • A purposeful approach to Wellbeing including training, support networks, membership to wellness platforms and vendors, and active local office communities
  • A specific and deliberate planning to the physical offices in which we work, and support for everyone spending periods of time working remotely or at home.

Your key responsibilities

  • You will work in a focused team, developing an Index Simulation engine exposed via a web application.
  • You will have a key role in the evolution of this complex toolkit.
  • You will take part in building up the data sets the application operates on.
  • You will figure out ways to display and manipulate large amounts of data.
  • You will coordinate with closely cooperating teams to ensure seamless delivery.
  • You will mentor others.

Your skills and experience that will help you excel

  • You’re proficient in JavaScript, a robust framework (Angular, React, etc) and know its dev culture, and have some affinity to deal with a Java-based backend (some experience, or willingness to learn)
  • You like clean code and automated testing
  • You’re familiar with distributed systems (prior exposure to the financial domain is beneficial)You have a DevOps mindset: you’re aware that your code will run in Azure, driving a mission critical business of MSCI
  • You’re able to set your own agenda, and can play well in a team setting

How they’ll support you

  • Coaching and support from experts in your team
  • A performance and growth-oriented culture and values
  • Opportunities for continuous learning to aid progression
  • Goal based objectives and development plans
  • Transparent performance-based compensation schemes
  • Employee resource groups such as the Women’s Leadership Forum, MSCIPRIDE, Black Leadership Network and Eco-Groups.