Frontend Developer

50 Farringdon Road, London, EC1M 3HE, United Kingdom, London EC1M 3HE, GB


Company description

About us

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future.

As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity.

Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of technologies to progress further, faster. Our clients adapt and transform, and together we achieve enduring results.

An innovation and transformation consultancy, we are over 4000 specialists in consumer and manufacturing, defence and security, energy and utilities, financial services, government and public services, health and life sciences, and transport. Our people are strategists, innovators, designers, consultants, digital experts, scientists, engineers and technologists.

We operate globally from offices across the UK, US, Netherlands and Nordics.

PA. Bringing Ingenuity to Life.

Job description

Flexible working - We are guided by our client work and needs; however, you have autonomy to manage your time and diary to suit your work/life balance.

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Frontend Developer to join our dynamic team. You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining our platform with a strong focus on AWS, React UI, and related technologies. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in platform architecture, programming languages, data management, and security, with a proven track record of successful project leadership.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Design, implement, and maintain robust and scalable solutions on the AWS platform.
  • Develop user interfaces using React UI and TypeScript to enhance the overall user experience.
  • Utilize NGINX, Redux, Guice, jQuery, and other relevant libraries and frameworks to build feature-rich applications.
  • Work with various data storage solutions, including ElasticSearch, RDS, Aurora, and Postgres, to ensure efficient and reliable data management.
  • Implement and manage hosting and orchestration solutions using Docker for seamless deployment and scalability.
  • Oversee web container management using Tomcat and NGINX for optimal performance.
  • Implement effective monitoring and logging solutions to ensure system health and performance.
  • Set up and manage CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins for continuous integration and delivery.
  • Implement and optimize queuing solutions for efficient data processing and develop scheduling systems for automated tasks.
  • Develop and execute testing strategies using tools like Selenium and Postman to ensure software quality.
  • Implement and maintain security measures in accordance with SFIA level experience, ensuring the highest standards of data protection and system integrity.


  • Minimum of 4 years of hands-on experience in platform engineering with leadership responsibilities.
  • Proficiency in AWS services and technologies.
  • Expertise in React UI, TypeScript, NGINX, Redux, Guice, jQuery, and related technologies.
  • Experience with data layer management using ElasticSearch, RDS, Aurora, and Postgres.
  • Strong understanding of Docker, Tomcat, and NGINX for hosting and orchestration.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD stack, specifically Jenkins.
  • Knowledge of queuing solutions, scheduling systems, and testing frameworks (Selenium, Postman).
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing security measures at an SFIA level.


We know the skill-gap and ‘somewhat need to tick every box’ can get in the way of meeting brilliant candidates, so please don’t hesitate to apply – we’d love to hear from you.

Apply today by completing our online application

Additional information

Life At PA encompasses our peoples' experience at PA. It's about how we enrich peoples’ working lives by giving them access to unique people and growth opportunities and purpose led meaningful work.

We believe diversity fuels ingenuity. Diversity of thought brings exciting perspectives; diversity of experience brings a wealth of knowledge, and diversity of skills brings the tools we need. When we bring people together with diverse backgrounds, identities, and minds, embracing that difference through an inclusive culture where our people thrive; we unleash the power of diversity – bringing ingenuity to life.

Find out more about Life at PA here.

We are dedicated to supporting the physical, emotional, social and financial well-being of our people. Check out some of our extensive benefits:

  • Health and lifestyle perks accompanying private healthcare for you and your family
  • 25 days annual leave (plus a bonus half day on Christmas Eve) with the opportunity to buy 5 additional days
  • Generous company pension scheme
  • Opportunity to get involved with community and charity-based initiatives
  • Annual performance-based bonus
  • PA share ownership
  • Tax efficient benefits (cycle to work, give as you earn)

We recruit, retain, reward and develop our people based solely on their abilities and contributions and without reference to their age, background, disability, genetic information, parental or family status, religion or belief, race, ethnicity, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity (or expression), political belief veteran status, or other by any other range of human difference brought about by identity and experience. We are on a journey towards ensuring our workforce is diverse at all levels and that our firm is representative of the world around us. We welcome applications from underrepresented groups.

Adjustments or accommodations - Should you need any adjustments or accommodations to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us.