Frontend Engineer

Cleo AI

London, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 05/10/2021
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  • Company Address: 45C Mitchell Street, London, UK, EC1V 3QZ

About Cleo AI

Cleo’s not a bank and she doesn’t want your money.

Think: habit tracking and money management app, all wrapped up in an extremely intelligent chatbot. Cleo sits above your bank accounts and uses AI to analyse your spending and provide actionable insights. Users get a range of features such as easy spending trackers budget goal setting, whilst also help avoid overdraft charges like auto-savings or cash back rewards. All of this works towards helping users reach their financial goals.

Job Description

We’re looking for a brilliant Frontend React/React Native Engineer with an eye for UI/UX design to join us on our mission to fight for the world's financial health. You’ll be joining a team of adaptable, creative and product-focused engineers who ship working software. We understand our customers, we understand their pain, and we are passionate about helping them.

Life as an Engineer at Cleo

    We don’t deliberate exhaustively over all the what-ifs. We focus on being effective. We make small changes and test them quickly.
    We think the deliberate, conscious and careful accumulation of tech debt is a powerful tool that lets us ship code and value to our users faster.
    We write code to be read, debugged and maintained by humans.
    We help each other. We learn the best and quickest by reviewing each others’ code and giving each other useful, constructive feedback.

We believe that you should work on problems that inspire you. Our current product squads focus on the following problems:

    Squids: focus on activation and building useful financial tools
    Money: focus improve users financial health by improving access to our financial product
    Boost: focus on retention by ensuring our users engage with Cleo regularly

What we’re looking for

    We’re looking for someone who wants to make a positive difference in society by improving the financial health of over 3 million users worldwide.
    We are acutely aware of the position of many of our customers and our role in trying to help and serve them. This means you take the initiative. You are a passionate doer. You own our problems and are always learning.
    You join us in our belief that we don’t know everything and empower our colleagues to make progress. Anyone at Cleo can have an idea and we’ll support them to test it.
    We are trying to be the change we want to see in the world. You purposefully give energy to those around you and inspire confidence. You create an environment that’s inclusive and empowers others to do their best work. You respect your colleagues and our customers.

Why should I apply?

    There’s a clear engineering career growth framework. Whether you want to develop your career as a sole contributor or head down the engineering management track, you can grow with us!
    You’ll be joining an open and collaborative team where you’ll be heard and get to make a difference
    You’ll be joining a team of respected frontend engineers
    Work where you work best … we’re fully remote for the rest of the year
    Work when you work best … we have flexible hours to enable you to work at your best


    2+ years experience building complex customer facing products for the web or mobile platforms
    Strong knowledge and deep understanding of JavaScript/HTML/CSS
    Strong experience using React and/or React Native and a deep understanding of state management
    Insights on the trade-offs of other JavaScript libraries and frameworks
    You are product and delivery focused
    You are adaptable and creative, with a commitment to improvement and learning

What do you get for all your hard work?

    4.30 finish every Friday
    25 days Annual leave a year
    Annual off-site abroad
    Monthly cross-team lunch-and-learns & external speakers as part of a general learning culture
    Online courses to level up your skills like coding, sql or whatever else you need
    Choose your own gear, ask for the tools you need, and we’ll seek them out for you
    Employer-matched pension contribution up to 4%
    Cleo socials and activities
    Annual membership to headspace
    2 mental-health Sanctus sessions a month

We are committed to making Cleo a more diverse and inclusive workplace. We are making continuous changes in order to make sure that all voices, especially those of minorities are heard, supported and celebrated. Our work doesn't stop at hiring, and we are providing every employee with training, support and development throughout their Cleo career, alongside training specific to inclusivity.

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