Full Time Job
Tax Traders

Senior Front-end Developer

We’re searching for a one-of-a-kind person to join our development team to have direct impact on the tools we develop and the difference we can make to our clients. 

This role is a senior developer role working with a product owner and a chapter lead in an agile software development environment. You will be working closely with back-end and full-stack developers, and UI/UX designers, to create beautifully crafted reusable front-end components to deliver a reliable, maintainable, and consistent web experience. Your work will have a direct impact on brand consistency and the UX of our customers.

You will have exceptionally high standards and be great with the finer details. You will be a high achiever and love to work at a place that values this.

We are a fast-growing and dynamic company, so when it comes to your own personal development, the sky is the limit! You will be well cared for and supported every step of the way. If you want an environment where you can grow and develop, and find new roles and opportunities in your work, then this is the place for you.

At Tax Traders, we hire for character and competence. We work with every team member to create the job that best suits their unique skills and capabilities.

Key responsibilities of this role are:
  • Responsibility for improvements to our existing platform, continuously improving the experience for our users whether internal or external.
  • Collaboration with members of the wider team on new features and new products, with an eye on UI and UX.
  • Writing highly functional front-end code and maintainable style-sheets.
  • Peer review of code and maintain coding standards.
To do well in this role, we think you’ll need: 
  • High levels of initiative, motivation and enthusiasm about your craft, excellent problem-solving skills and a genuine love of technical challenges.
  • High levels of experience (more than three years) with semantic HTML, SCSS, and modern JavaScript frameworks such as ReactJS or, ideally, VueJS.
  • An eye and enthusiasm for layout aesthetics, enthusiasm to stay up to date with the latest UI and design trends, and sharing your ideas and learning with your colleagues.
  • Experience with collaborative interface design tools such as Figma or Adobe XD.
  • A knack for debugging and testing.
  • Development experience with APIs and knowledge about PHP frameworks such as Silverstripe or Symfony.
  • The willingness to take and give honest feedback, reflect and grow as a result with high levels of self-awareness and a growth mind-set.
  • A commitment to the wider vision and mission of Tax Traders, an excellent alignment with our culture and DNA, and a good level of comfort with change.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with a personable manner, predisposition for teamwork and adaptability.
  • A desire to bring your whole self to work and embrace and contribute to the culture of the organisation.
  • A desire to bring your whole self to work and embrace and contribute to the culture of the organisation.


• Purpose led, people first, strong DNA and culture. Certified B-Corp.
• We place our people first with a leading well-being programme in place, including free access to counsellors, coaches and psychologists.
• Experience pathways for growth and expansion with time off each week for personal and professional development.
• We love our working parents - on-site nanny two days a week, after-school club and more.
• Flexible working arrangements.
• We have a beautiful new office space in Newmarket with parking.

Tax Traders