Junior Front-end developer: start your career building user-centric stock trading applications | FinFabrik

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Junior Front-end developer: start your career building user-centric stock trading applications Wanted

Full time

Hong Kong


starting date : 2017-11-06

FinFabrik might be able to provide a visa.


Are you ready to take the next step in your career and develop the user-facing applications of an enterprise solution in a dynamic organisation that is changing Financial Technology? FinFabrik is offering that, plus excellent growth opportunities and a flexible setup.

Fast mover?  Drop us a note now: join@finfabrik.com


The short story

  • Develop and bring life to the front-end of our investment platform
  • Highly dynamic early-stage company and environment
  • Attractive package and location
  • Ambitious, informal team and flexible work setup

The details

Our venture

FinFabrik is a Financial Technology Solutions Builder based in Hong Kong, focused on capital markets tech. We develop platforms that our corporate clients use to bring investment services such as trading to their customers. FinFabrik builds the solutions for a FinServ future that will be digital and highly automated, focused on user experience.
The FinFabrik team is at the core of our journey - a diverse group of people propelled by curiosity, a drive to create and the enthusiasm to learn every day. Together, we think and debate, we work hard, we laugh a lot and celebrate success.

The product

Your work will be around one of our core products: BrokerFabrik (www.brokerfabrik.com) is a next-generation online platform that Financial Institutions use to offer trading services to their customers. Being already used by our first clients, it changes the way retail investors actively create, manage and balance their portfolio to improve their returns.
The platform is built from the ground up with state-of-the-art design principles, technologies and engineering practices. We want to offer our ultimate users an outstanding investment experience and powerful trading and portfolio management tools through the use of analytics, visualisation and actionable insights.

Your position and what you will add

We are looking for a self-driven junior front-end engineer who can confidently work with both visual design and engineering colleagues. You will be joining our product team to ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs, develop mobile and web applications that excite our end users, and at the same time, maintain technical quality and integrity by effective testing and debugging.

You will be a central and active part of a fast-paced, pragmatic and collaborative environment and a diverse group of people working in different setups and locations. You take hands-on responsibility for front-end development and apply your thorough understanding of agile development, user experience design implementation and app development.

We expect from each other highest quality work, adaptive thinking, the ambition to have an impact, contrarian views and to boldly push into unknown territory while maintaining vision and responsibility.


  • Hong Kong - we love it here!
  • If needed, we will help with sorting out visa requirements
  • Our company offers flexible remote working arrangements after an initial phase of being on location to integrate with the team
  • Our offices are on Hong Kong Island


  • Competitive package of salary and company equity
  • Bonus program
  • Perks like tuition and training reimbursement

Ideal skills and experience profile

If you are not a perfect match with the skills laid out below but think you would add to our team, please let us know why.


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 1-2 years practical experience preferred
  • Solid understanding HTML5, JavaScript, CSS
  • Solid experience with creating complex mobile applications for iOS and Android
  • Ability to write high-performance, reusable code for UI components
  • Familiarity with prototyping tools and UI design-hand off tools, knowledge of Sketch is a plus
  • Understanding of layout aesthetics, UI transitional animations and motion design principles
  • Knowledge of cross-browser and cross-device development: Android, iOS and web 
  • Familiarity with unit and UI testing and debugging
  • Familiarity with Git and version control systems
  • Experience with RESTful services and APIs
  • Fresh graduates with related experience are welcome


  • Understanding of Agile design and development process
  • Can-do attitude and passionate about communicating ideas with team members
  • Strong attention to details
  • Excellent problem-solving skills

Why we think you should apply

  • Change the future of Financial Services - and yes, it needs changing
  • Do challenging and interesting engineering work
  • Work with experienced professionals across banking, strategy and technology
  • Join an open and informal, yet ambitious team that embraces differences in people
  • Actively shape and help build a champion in a highly dynamic field and geography - we win together and share our success
  • Develop new skills, learn from your colleagues as much as you teach them
  • Enjoy an attractive package and location with a flexible work setup


Equity part is negotiable.

Salary range / month :  HK$ 20k-40k

Created on: 2017/10/17

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