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Frontend Developer

We’re looking for an ambitious front-end developer to apply best practices in building the front end of our FX and Payments platform. Our ideal candidate is passionate about programming and able to provide clever solutions for complex web and mobile front-end applications.

We want a talented and devoted developer to join us as we move to the next step in our growth. An important part of the role is to collaborate with other departments throughout the product development lifecycle.

The role will primarily be based in our London office and the ideal split would be 2 days onsite and 3 days remote.

Who we are

Cornerstone is an AIM-listed E-Money Institution providing FX & Payment Services to corporate and private clients globally.

We are a fast-growing multi-faceted business with a suite of alternative banking products and have built and developed our own in-house technology to facilitate this.

We have a proven track record of delivering excellent services to our clients and have big growth aspirations to become the go-to digital account for businesses trading internationally.

Role And Responsibilities

The role will report to the CTO.

You will be required to maintain, develop and enhance our in-house back-office and customer web portals.

Candidates must:

  • be confident to work independently or as part of a small team
  • have the ability to work on multiple parts of a web application
  • collaborate with other engineers, stakeholders, and clients to understand business goals, analyze requirements, propose solutions, and ensure the successful execution and delivery of the end product.
  • assist in scoping, and planning of projects.
  • participate in code reviews and other forms of knowledge sharing.
  • experience of test-driven development and ensuring maximum code coverage


Required Skills

Candidates must have demonstrable experience building scalable web applications and be proficient in the following :

  • JavaScript and JQuery
  • Familiar with any of the modern frameworks like React, Angular, Vue or Ember.js.
  • Rest API or JSON API


Desirable Skills

We’d be particularly impressed if you have experience with Ember.js (a framework used by companies such as (Microsoft, Netflix, Sage, Linkedin etc. and is the key framework used in our web applications.

Fill in the form, leave us your CV and we’ll get back to you.

Please note: to work with us, you must have the right to work in the UK and must be able to commute to our London office (Bank Station).

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Why work with us at Cornerstone:

Cornerstone is a fast growing, publicly listed fintech in the international payments space. We’re on a mission to reimagine the treasury and accounting workflow of businesses through our flagship product – bringing Open Banking, third party platforms and online multi-currency accounts together to provide finance teams with a 360 degree view of their financial operations.

Here are some of the reasons we’re a great company to join.

Part startup, part established business

We offer the best of both worlds. We aim for the hallmarks of great startup culture - creative problem solving, agile culture, open communication and empowered individuals. At the same time, we're well funded, publicly listed and with an experienced management team at the helm.

Training and development

We encourage self-improvement, and welcome business cases for tutorials, conferences, online courses or real-life courses you wish to attend. We will always do our best to support your learning and development.

Flexible working

We balance the advantages of remote working with collaboration time in person at our workspace. The number of on-site days per week expected from employees varies from team to team, based on team-level needs and dynamics, alongside personal working style.

Great serviced workspace

You'll have access to private and coworking space at the vibrant and stylish WeWork at 1 Poultry in the heart of the City of London.