Role Summary

Buying a vehicle is a big decision - it s often one of the most expensive purchase people make and the second biggest overhead after a mortgage. Zuto are pioneering a change in how people finance a car and this role is crucial to helping us shape the future of car financing.

Role Responsibilities

Zuto is looking for a talented front-end software engineer for one of our core product engineering squads shaping our online product. As a Zuto engineer you will be responsible for the design, development, testing, and operations of our core customer experience. We are building an end-to-end online car financing journey that blends our sales advisor customer engagement with powerful automated systems that takes the hassle and stress out of buying a car. Customer experience in a mobile first development environment is critical to the success of this.

Skills And Knowledge

  • HTML / CSS
  • SASS / Less
  • JavaScript (ES6, React, Node)
  • TDD (Jasmine or similar)
  • Build tools (Webpack)
  • Restful API design

Preferred

  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Hands-on expertise in many front-end user interfaces
  • Experience in using Redux
  • Working experience of Amazon Web Services
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployments.
  • Excellent knowledge of what defines good quality code, including implementation of design patterns and SOLID principles
  • Front end development leadership experience

Experience And Behaviours

  • Technical experience as front-end software developer, or related role
  • 'Agile / Scrum / Kanban approaches to software development
  • Experience in working closely with Design / UX teams
  • Fast build of prototypes to facilitate learning
  • Use of Atomic design or similar framework
  • 'Mobile first development environment
  • Experience developing web services that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Experience of influencing software engineer s best practices within your team
  • Strong desire to learn, educate others and make improvements.
  • Highly motivated to research and work to best practice standards, bringing knowledge into Zuto

Values

  • Customer focused: Does it help the customer?
  • Keen problem solution, solutions led: Remove hassle and stress as you see it
  • Team player: collaboration and communication within and across teams breeds success
  • Curious, asks questions: Do it differently - innovate, change and improve
  • Active learner, and absorber of knowledge: Keep learning - knowledge is dynamite
  • Ambitious: Think big, we are here to make a dent in the world
  • Collaborative, team player: Share what you ve got
  • Personable, engaging and fun: Don t forget to make it fun!

Qualifications
Degree in Computer Science, vocational equivalent or appropriate experience

What This Role Will Give You
The opportunity to solve complex problems in a technical challenging and innovative environment. Working with a range of technologies within a competency framework will also provide the opportunity to progress your career within a growth period for Zuto.

Pre-Employment Screening Checks

  • 2x References
  • Basic DBS
  • Financial Probity
  • Right to Work in the UK
  • Proof of Address

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