Senior Ionic developer (Angular, Capacitor)

Location London,UK
Job Type Permanent
Salary £70-85k + LTI
Reference 31268

Ionic Developer experienced in writing Capacitor Plugins


A new mobile point of sale platform and payment aggregator is looking for an intelligent, ambitious Ionic Developer. A first rate problem-solver and problem-finder; with the desire to build the future of one of London's brightest fintech startups.

They’re looking to use NFC on Android devices to facilitate card payments in a PCI compliant way. We’re looking for a seasoned, mid-level or senior Ionic Engineer who has experience writing Capacitor Plugins. You’ll have a passion for great UX & UI, and be used to centering your thoughts around users.

To be successful in this role, you should have previous experience working as a cross-platform Ionic & Angular engineer who has integrated with native Java code by writing custom Capacitor plugins. You should have experience working in an independent problem-solving capacity.

This position will give you the exciting opportunity to work closely with experienced C-level officers whilst executing on the company’s vision. You will have the opportunity to work with a growing, diverse workforce in the UK, Bulgaria, and the USA as you engage in your day-to-day tasks. An ideal candidate will be motivated, results-driven, and enjoy working in a team environment.


What your day will involve

  • Collaborating with product team to cultivate a fast and efficient user experience.

  • Developing complex features using your skills in Ionic, the Capacitor runtime, and Angular.

  • Creating scalable, modular UI components which can be used effectively by other members of the engineering team.

  • Connecting front-end features to mid-layer and back-end services.

  • Assisting the product team in refining the platform experience, whether via A/B, data-driven, or in-person user testing.

  • Assisting solutions architects/engineering leads in the planning of wider features.

  • Engaging in sprint planning with the product team, committing to timely execution of features, and prioritising within sprints where necessary.

  • Assisting senior members of staff and the business development team to demonstrate test builds of a given feature.

  • Contributing to the construction and shipping of a world-class product, achieving a high standard of quality in the process.

  • Championing user experience throughout the organisation.


You should apply if

  • You have 3+ years of relevant software engineering experience, ideally with a focus on cross-platform Ionic app development in Angular.

  • You have experience in designing and implementing Capacitor plugins and are excited by programming cross-platform apps in Angular.

  • You’ve worked on at least one app in the App Store.

  • You have experience connecting mobile applications to mid-layer and back-end services via REST and GraphQL.

  • You enjoy working in an engineering team committed to agile development, working in sprints to achieve the best results.

  • You are excited by automated testing: you have integrated with testing platforms before, and think in a test-driven manner.

  • You love building beautiful products from beautiful designs, drawing a great attention to detail in bringing design to life.

  • You have a good grasp of the fundamentals of computer science and an excellent working knowledge of industry standard tools (including Git).

  • You have experience in solving problems independently, referring solutions where required to wider stakeholders.

  • You are an overachiever who has a strong orientation for results, seeing all your ideas to fruition.

  • You have entrepreneurial DNA: flexible to changes, eager to learn, proactive, resilient to failure, and persistent in making an impact.


The Platform

Their app is built using the Ionic framework, Angular and uses the Capacitor runtime. The back-end (written in Kotlin) exposes a GraphQL API and uses PostgreSQL, PostGraphile, Docker and Kubernetes.


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