Frontend Engineering Manager (React.js)

  • Impact Talent
  • Remote (South Africa)
  • Nov 19, 2020
Full time Developer

Job Description

Frontend Engineering Manager (React / React.js)

An exciting opportunity has arisen within a fast-growing Fintech firm looking for a React/React.js Frontend Engineering Manager to join their team.

You will be a part of the team that is responsible for building tools and infrastructure to gather, analyse, and visualize financial data.

As the Frontend Engineering Manager your focus will be to coach, mentor, and grow the Engineering team. You’ll be partnering with product managers and engineers to build and maintain core integrations and you will work closely with the CEO/CTO to build an organisational structure and processes that scale as the company continues to grow. 

The role is home-based from anywhere in South Africa. You will be leading a diverse team in a fast-growing Fintech company. Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Define the Front-end framework to solve complex designs and interactions
  • Manage the Frontend Engineering team and all frontend engineering activities
  • Recruit, grow and enable an incredible team of driven engineers
  • Mentor and develop a team of engineers
  • Work with other engineer managers and functional leads to set the direction for your team, the engineering department, and the business as a whole


  • Experience managing and leading an engineering team
  • Demonstrated expertise and portfolio of products developed in JavaScript, React.js
  • Familiarity with Agile Methodology and Scrum framework for managing processes
  • Experience building teams during a high growth phase is a plus
  • Fintech/ financial services/banking exp would be a plus


  • Highly competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Pension contribution