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Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY, USA

WHO WE ARE

We are Adaptive, a growing and successful software company with a great reputation amongst staff and clients alike. We work closely with our financial clients to build bespoke software solutions to support their business goals. We are looking for strong JavaScript developers with good communication skills that want to help us build functional beautiful features for our clients.


This is a full time role with us here in our NYC office!

Our client, a tier 1 investment bank, wants to design a new experience for a financial analytics platform. The stakeholders are forward thinking and want to create innovative workflows and visualizations to create the best possible user experience for this high profile platform.

 

This includes a reactive HTML5 front-end using Angular.JS. Adaptive has unique experience delivering similar platforms and the person in this role will be crucial to leveraging that internal knowledge and driving the delivery directly in partnership with the client and their senior management.

 

We offer this role as a full time position here in our NY office

 

As a web developer, you will:

Contribute to building and releasing quality software on time

Use your knowledge to build great-looking, event-driven and highly interactive interfaces

Collaborate with server-side developers, user-experience designers and business analysts

Participate in a test-driven, agile environment

Keep up to date with the developments in technology and quickly adapt to them to achieve better results

Required skills and experience:

Extensive client-side development experience, gained while building single-page web applications

Expertise in JavaScript: you understand prototypical inheritance, scope, and closures

Proficiency in user-interface technologies in addition to JavaScript, eg HTML5 and CSS3; and in frameworks such as Angular.js 

Practical knowledge of web tooling such as Webpack, NPM, Yarn, Gulp and PostCSS

Understanding of ES6 and newer ES specifications

Proficient with Chrome developer tools, including knowing how to diagnose and fix performance issues

BSc/MSc in Computer Science or equivalent

Language: English (fluent)

Desirable skills and experience:

Working with distributed teams

TypeScript, Rx.js, Redux,

Event-driven APIs

Financial services experience

Personal qualities:

Strong desire to raise the bar for your team technically

Tenacious, curious, and collaborative in all aspects of your work

A quick learner with excellent communication skills

About us:

    No politics

    No cumbersome hierarchy: our teams feel free to speak up, to make suggestions and raise concerns

    Collaborative team environment: we all work together, respect each other and pitch in

    Smart, welcoming and motivated colleagues

    Good work/life balance and Friday beers

Don't worry, we won't put you through tens of interviews! We'll review your application and if it's aligned with what we're looking for, we'll arrange a phone call with you. If after that phone call, we're both happy to proceed, we'll arrange for you to speak with someone in the technical team by phone. If that goes well and we're all still happy, we'll invite you to our offices to meet with us for an interview 

Please note that due to the nature of our work, we will run a background check on the successful candidate after an offer has been accepted.

How to apply

Send resume to mike.schoen@weareadaptive.com

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