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Front End Software Engineer - Money

MOO, London

We help businesses of all sizes look their best


Welcome to MOO – our purpose is simple: great design for everyone. Want to join us? We’re award-winning, design-led, technology-driven and powered by some pretty awesome people. You might be one of them.

Software engineering is at the heart of what we do here at MOO - our agile engineering teams build and support a set of various applications and services that combined create our unique user experience on the MOO website, enable our internal teams to work in the most productive and efficient ways and enable a whole range of print capabilities via modern APIs.  

The quality and maintainability of our software is very important for us, we are looking for engineers with real world experience, especially in terms of the whole development lifecycle. You will help us design and implement great user experiences and applications and, together with your team, you will support them in production. We want you to share your opinions on how we are doing things - and help us get better!

As a Front End Software Engineer, you’ll be embedded into one of our cross-functional product teams to work on a wide variety of creative technical solutions. Depending on the team profile you may be working on user facing applications, our CMS components or internal tools.

Responsibilities

  • Being part of a multidisciplinary team working in an agile environment
  • Building components and user interfaces for our customer-facing applications coding primarily in Javascript, HTML and CSS using modern frameworks such as React, Redux or SCSS/SASS
  • Writing automated tests at unit, integration and functional level
  • Supporting other engineers, via pair programming, code walkthroughs and reviews
  • Participate in design sessions, follow engineering best practices and the MOO Engineering principles to ensure high standards are maintained.
  • Maintaining the high standards of the team. This could be process based (e.g. design sessions), or following methodologies such as TDD and functional testing
  • Proactively identify and eliminate technical debt
  • Providing recommendations for continuous improvement, including tools and technologies
  • Beyond your team, sharing your expertise to improve MOO's overall effectiveness

You’ll have

  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks and libraries, such as React, Redux, Webpack or similar
  • Solid skills in HTML, CSS and modern preprocessors such as SCSS/SASS
  • Ability to comfortably use Git or other source control technologies
  • Opinions and aren't afraid to debate on solutions, technologies and methodologies
  • A strong interest in technology and a desire for writing elegant code
  • A great interest in learning new technologies and tools

Nice to Have

  • Experience with Javascript testing practices and libraries such as Jest, Mocha, Enzyme, and Nightwatch
  • Familiar with Python or Java development and RESTful services
  • An understanding of cross-browser compatibility, performance testing and diagnostics
  • Experience with consumer driven contracts with e.g. Pact
  • Familiar with domain modeling techniques
  • Experience with CI, CD, Kubernetes, Docker and DevOps best practises
  • E-commerce domain experience
MOO WHO?
We set out to shake up the world of print back in 2006. And we’ve come a long way since. Today we’re a 500-strong team (we’re thinking of getting matching jackets) who create print and digital products for companies of all sizes – from Google and AirBnB to the guy who makes those amazing prints you found at a craft fair.

Our global HQ is in London, UK, while we also have premises in Dagenham. In the US, you’ll find us in Boston, MA, as well as
Providence and Lincoln, RI and Denver, CO. And we’re still growing! That’s where you come in.

What’s it like to work at MOO? MOO’s the kind of workplace where you can really be yourself. Dye your hair purple. Hit the sofa with your laptop. Whatever helps you feel comfortable and happy at work. We want to help you grow in your career and set you up for success – while also recognising the importance of a healthy work/life balance.

That’s why we offer flexible hours, a matched pension scheme, MOO’s share option scheme, paid parental leave and generous a holiday allowance. We’ll offer you private healthcare, life insurance, a season ticket loan, subsidised gym membership and a cycle to work scheme. Finally, we’ll treat you to breakfast and fresh fruit every day, lunch on Fridays and all the ice cream you can eat (just watch for the brain freeze).

Diversity statement
We are working hard to create a representative, inclusive and super-friendly team, because we know that different experiences, perspectives and backgrounds make for a better workplace. And that creates a better experience for our customers. MOO doesn’t discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion or belief, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected class.

About MOO

We bring great design together with technology We’re an online print and design company that is passionate about great design and the difference it can make to our customers and the world. MOO launched back in 2006 with the aim to disrupt the trillion-dollar global print industry and make great design available to all by combining professional design with the accessibility and reach of the web. We want to set a new standard for print, with remarkable new products that bring great design and uncompromising, high standards to the web. While many other printers have chosen to use new technologies to simply reduce the costs of printing (and often the quality), we strive to make print not only cost-effective but better than ever before. We believe in the power of great design Design is key to everything MOO does. Design helps us stand out: from the clothes we wear, to the homes we live in, to the business cards we use. Design tells a story about us and what we stand for. But professional-quality design has traditionally been expensive or out of reach for most people; we want to change this. We're passionate about helping people of all abilities design the best looking and highest quality print products: products that will help them or their business look great. Our company vision is simple but ambitious: "great design for everyone". More about MOO... MOO is an award-winning online print and design company. MOO prints millions of cards a month and has hundreds of thousands of customers in more than 190 countries. MOO has also become a much-loved brand, with a 75% NetPromoter rating. The company has won 3 Webby awards, has been profiled in the Financial Times, and was ranked in the top 10 UK start-up companies by the Guardian Newspaper. MOO has since grown to have 6 locations across the UK and US.

Want to learn more about MOO? Visit MOO's website.