Senior Software Developer (Front End)

This role is based in Cardiff, Nantgarw

Job Title: Senior Software Developer (Front End)

Location: Nantgarw

Salary: DOE


  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) which increases with length of service

  • Generous Pension

  • Healthcare scheme

  • Life Assurance (3x Basic Salary)

  • Access to employee reward platform

Role Purpose: 
Mike Talbot, Chief Technology Officer at Alcumus Group, said: "I am very excited to be building a team in Cardiff to create cutting edge technology that will save lives and truly help workers be healthier and safer. We are going to need the most innovative thinkers, people who can work on the latest technologies and bend them to our purpose.
To ensure our success, the team we build at Alcumus will offer significant opportunities to men and women at all levels. To build something truly innovative and unique we must have a team with the widest possible surface area of skills and perspectives from graduate to Technical Team leader."

Role Responsibilities:

We are keen to talk to front end and/or back end developers looking for a challenging and rewarding career with experience from the following:

  • React.js, angular.js, node.js, svelte.js, JavaScript/TypeScript

  • Building responsive web applications using frameworks such as Bootstrap, Ionic, Express

Required Experience

  •  Experience working with CQRS and event sourced architectures.

  • Experience of using Tomcat, Nginx, Docker and AWS.

Knowledge of No SQL databases i.e. mongodb, couchdb or piuchdb is extremely desirable although the ability / motivation to adapt and learn new languages/platforms will be equally important.  
Other competencies:

  • Relational database skills and SQL knowledge, including ability to create necessary SQL statements to interrogate a relational database, both from within application code and as a standalone query.

  • Ability to work as a member of an Agile Scrum team.

  • Degree in relevant discipline, or equivalent work experience.

Personal characteristics:

  • Analytical and logical mind with an attention to detail

  • Ability to prioritise and work within deadlines

  • Good organisational skills

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Self-motivated

Please email your CV to

We look forward to hearing from you!