Ember JS Engineer at Smart Pension, London/Remote, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Jan 14, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Smart is a rapidly-growing fintech company transforming the retirement industry for the better. We’re changing the way people interact with their retirement savings using our award-winning platform which is powered by our inhouse technology. We’ve gone from a small start-up to a global industry-leader with over £2bn in assets under management. Join us to transform retirement, savings and financial well-being, across all generations, around the world.


Do you enjoy working in a flexible, agile environment, with core values of transparency and continuous improvement with the desire to contribute, learn and grow, working on a platform that will improve people's lives 80 years from now? Pensions are a long-term project!


The Opportunity

Smart is currently in the process of migrating our client applications from Ember to React, and while this project is ongoing, both versions of the applications need to be supported. We are looking for experienced Ember engineers to tackle the front-end work generated by multiple teams working on the current monolithic application. These will include new features as well as any maintenance, improvements and bug fixes.


This is a 6 month contract



  • Solid understanding of Ember
  • Experience writing unit, acceptance and end to end tests
  • Enjoy working within Agile teams (Kanban or Scrum)
  • Understanding of relational database (MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Understanding of UX principles
  • Understanding of Object Oriented Programming, REST and MVC frameworks
  • Previous experience working in a company that has recently scaled up is useful, but not essential
  • Most importantly, a desire to learn, grow, working with an amazing team and deliver software