Our mission is to reimagine how we compare and buy products and services by removing the friction involved in buying financial services and utility products, using customer data for good and automating mundane tasks

monva helps users make smart decisions, our next generation comparison platform finds users the right deal, every time

Our vision – Smarter Comparison. monva does the hard work and thinking for users to make comparing and buying as easy as possible, by providing access to smart comparison services.

We use artificial intelligence, machine learning and smart technology to find the user the right deal, every time

Front End Engineer

Responsible for designing, developing, testing, and debugging responsive web and mobile applications for the Monva platform.

Using web technology this candidate will be able to translate user and product needs into functional frontend design. This may include various methods to achieve the final product from technical spikes, wireframes, working prototypes – you will be expected to advise on approaches and not be afraid to try new things.

Keeping abreast with developments and emerging technologies in the frontend landscape to bring competitive advantage to our platform.

In This Role You Will

  • Work closely with the CTO, tech lead and product owners of monva to deliver the product / technology vision
  • Designing customer journey flows and optimisations for a frictionless journey
  • Designing, developing, and testing UI for mobile and web applications
  • Build reusable code, components and libraries for future use
  • Accurately translate user and business needs into functional frontend code with a view on maintainability
  • Work with other team members to complete tasks and share ideas
  • Bring your own ideas to the table to meet monva’s mission
  • Feedback with your expertise into product development and customer journey

Supplementary

  • Set the standards for frontend development and help to implement automation of these
  • Help define development CI/CD pipeline for frontend work
  • Research and bring best practice for your area of expertise
  • Develop a frontend codebase that where practical can utilise components across web and mobile app framework
    • Operate within the values and mannerisms of the company, namely:

     Values

     BETTER – INNOVATIVE – COLLABORATIVE

    ENERGETIC – INTELLIGENT – BRAVER

    monva mannerisms

    Being present

    OVER

    Showing up

    Being positive

    OVER

    Being victims

    Finding solutions

    OVER

    Presenting problems

    Positive action

    OVER

    Avoidance

    Speaking up

    OVER

    Keeping quiet

    Value the Customer

    OVER

    One off transactions

    Rapid iteration

    OVER

    Long projects

    Collaboration

    OVER

    Isolation

    Whatever it takes

    OVER

    The bare minimum

    Key Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

    • Web & Mobile User Experience Design UX/UI
    • Responsive & PWA Design
    • JavaScript
    • Web app development using VueJS / ReactJS
    • Mobile app development using NativeScript Vue / React Native
    • NodeJS
    • TypeScript
    • API integration
    • Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
    • HTML5
    • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) & Sass
    • CSS Frameworks (bootstrap 4, tailwind)
    • Webpack or mix
    • Test-driven development and responsive web coding
    • Cross browser / Device testing tooling and automation
    • Working with git and GitHub projects for agile delivery
    • Markdown for documentation and usage guidelines
    • Any knowledge of using a framework or creating a conversational bot UI as an alternative to form entry
    • Any knowledge of using VueJS/ReactJS within the Laravel framework

     Benefits

      • Competitive Salary
      • Pension
      • 25 Days Annual Leave
      • Birthday day off
      • Flexible working options (ad hoc, flexi-time and working from home etc.)

    To apply for the Front End Engineer role, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@monva.co.uk