JavaScript Technical Team Lead

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Tradeweb Markets LLC
Qualifications/Experience: * At least 7 years experience developing JavaScript-heavy single page web applications with significant functional complexity. * Experience leading and running
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Role: JavaScript Technical Team Lead

Description of Position:

We are looking for a top-notch JavaScript developer with team leadership skills. The candidate will be responsible for ensuring the development and delivery of Tradewebs web-based trading platform UI, which is based on core technologies like JS and Chromium.

The candidate would be responsible for managing, mentoring, and leading a team of JS developers. Therefore, sound technical ability but also great communication skills are essential. The candidate should be driven to develop great products, and understand the critical role of the development team and process within that.


  • Develop front-end code for our web-based trading platform to a high technical standard, setting an example for other developers.

  • Collaborate closely with backend developers, QA testers, support teams, business teams, UX designers, and architects to engineer solutions that are performant and maintainable, delivered on time, and fit for the customers needs.

  • Technical leadership

  • Mentor JavaScript developers, conduct code reviews, and ensure standards.

  • Be very hands on, and lead a small team.

  • Knowledge of financial services industry within a fixed-income area (useful, not essential)


  • At least 7 years experience developing JavaScript-heavy single page web applications with significant functional complexity.

  • Experience leading and running a small development team.

  • Extensive AngularJS, HTML5 canvas experience, and/or React experience (at least one required).

  • Excellent JS knowledge, including ES6. Knowledge of typed supersets like Flow or TypeScript is a bonus, but not required.

  • Proven technical and people leadership skills.

  • Experience in mentoring developers and that translating to tangible improvements in code quality.

  • Experience in automated testing using JS test libraries and frameworks, including functional and unit tests.

  • Experience in performance testing, writing performant code, optimizing existing code.

  • Able to work according to a UI & UX spec and work closely with designers.

  • Strong analytical and communications skills

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize competing tasks in a fast moving work environment

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree; Masters of Science in Computer Science preferred.

About the Company:

Tradeweb Markets builds and operates many of the worlds most efficient financial marketplaces, providing market participants with greater transparency and efficiency in fixed income and derivatives. Focused on applying technology to enhance efficiency throughout the trade lifecycle, Tradeweb pioneered straight-through-processing in fixed income and now supports marketplaces for over 20 asset classes with electronic execution, processing, post-trade analysis and market data in an integrated workflow. Customers rely on Tradeweb to drive the evolution of fixed income and derivatives through flexible trading architecture and more efficient, transparent markets.

Tradeweb values diversity of culture and thought and seeks talented, qualified employees in all its operations around the world regardless of race, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other protected classification under country or local law.

Tradeweb Markets LLC ("Tradeweb") is proud to be an EEO Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Affirmative Action Employer.

Company Information

As a global company, Tradeweb is a diverse mix of industry professionals with varied backgrounds and experience. We encourage the development, success and advancement of our employees and we share a commitment to provide exceptional service to our clients. This is achieved through a focus on teamwork, creativity and innovation, honesty and integrity. Our culture is the foundation of our success and growth.
Dice Id : 10421833
Position Id : 001265

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