Jan 07, 2022

Senior Frontend Developer - London

  • BidFX
  • London, UK
Full time FX (Foreign Exchange) Software Development

Job Description




Senior Frontend Developer - London


Careers at BidFX are full of endless possibilities. Seize your opportunity to help meet the challenges of the FX market and join us!


BidFX is a FinTech provider to financial institutions on a mission to disrupt the foreign exchange market, applying innovative technology to tap FX liquidity, bring market transparency and ensure clients achieve best execution. We operate a successful core trading platform, with direct connectivity to all major banks, fronted by a sophisticated trading user interface.


We seek committed people who wish to help us fulfil our vision and share in our success. We value diversity and offer equal opportunities to all.


BidFX is a subsidiary of SGX Group.




  • Work in an agile team on a flagship, multi-window trading system

  • Develop and build large, complex SPAs in a scalable framework

  • Responsible for solving technical complex problems

  • Build brand new applications for chrome & desktop in React, RxJS and openfin

  • Maintain as part of the frontend team a suite of 9+ applications, continually adding new features & keeping them up to date

  • Regularly contribute to 8+ shared frontend libraries such as components, utilities and authentication layers

  • Coordinate releases with BidFX teammates

  • Design scalable software solutions with comprehensive arguments behind design choices

  • Work closely with backend teammates to design systems & APIs

  • Lead small product teams, mentor, train mid-level developers & share knowledge with team



  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or a related subject

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience

  • Self-motivated, organised, adaptable and a quick learner

  • Flair for design, dedication to quality and have a passion for modern front-end development methods such as reactive functional programming (RFP)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • At least 3 years of React experience

  • Experience with RxJS and good knowledge of webpack is an advantage

  • Full stack development capability could be an advantage