Senior Full Stack JavaScript Developer

Stockport, England, United Kingdom · Digital · HH expand job description ↓


This is an ideal opportunity for a passionate, experienced Senior Web Developer to join an established Software House, driving InsurerTech innovation to execute our plan for growth.

What you’ll do:

As a Senior Full Stack JavaScript Developer, you will be working on our new flagship digital products. You will be closely involved in the development of a new framework with the purpose of delivering customisable front-end solutions for our customers. Node.js API, JavaScript business logic and ReactJS UI are a few of the building blocks you’ll be working with daily. With a strong collaborative focus and a drive for continuous improvement, you’ll be a key part of the Delivery team as they work to implement features to delight our customers. As a Senior Full Stack JavaScript Developer, it is key to your role to work proactively with the team to instil quality into our products and practices. Your positivity, drive and technical skills will help us build amazing products. You will have the opportunity to get involved in the pipeline and deployment efforts for the solution.

About CDL:

CDL are one of the UK’s leading insurance software houses, we are a privately owned company that has experienced continuous year on year growth and we employ over 600 people at our campus in Stockport. We are a certified UK top employer by the Top Employers Institute and are constantly striving to provide our employees with the best working environment and conditions. We have a strong track record in the high volume retail insurance sector, with clients including Ageas Retail, Swinton Insurance, Tesco Bank, iGO4 and John Lewis, to name a few. We have spearheaded development in the aggregator, web and telematics space, including connected home, enrichment and self-service solutions. As a result, the company’s robust and innovative technologies have enabled our customers to thrive in the highly competitive UK insurance marketplace.

We’ve built a collaborative and creative culture where we employ agile techniques to deliver our pace-setting applications. We like to work in small, focused groups so you're always learning from people around you and you feel a part of the success of each project you are involved with.


What you’ll have:

  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as AngularJS, React.JS, Vue.JS
  • Experience of Node.js, Express.js
  • Experience of complex UI development using advanced JavaScript techniques
  • Familiar with the latest ES6+ JavaScript features
  • Proven ability of working with RESTful API’s
  • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks such as Jest, Mocha or Jasmine.
  • Experience of NPM scripts
  • Experience of working with Git and Git repository management systems such as GitLab
  • Experience with Continuous Integration practices and tooling such as Jenkins or GitLab
  • Experience of working in an agile environment.
  • Proven ability of dealing with cross-browser compatibility issues to produce websites that function equally well in any modern supported browser
  • Proven ability of working with the latest releases of HTML and CSS

Bonus Points:

  • Full stack development experience.
  • Aware of Accessibility standards.
  • Experience of ESLint for code checking.
  • Experience of Babel pre processing
  • Be proficient in using front-end testing tools such as Cucumber
  • Experience with Cypress for end-to-end testing


  • Work with the best in the business
  • Flexible hours
  • On-site free parking
  • Open plan modern offices
  • Shuttle bus to and from the station
  • Excellent training and development platform
  • Goal oriented framework for career progression
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • 25 days holiday to start - rising
  • Dress down policy
  • Tax-free child-care vouchers
  • Life and health assurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Community projects – CDL100 – 100 days throughout the year dedicated to community projects
  • Games room and chill out zone
  • Social activities, including summer BBQ and Christmas Parties. We have a team dedicated to running internal social activities such as comedy nights, canoeing, break out rooms and much more
  • Car valeting, Barber, Yoga classes, Boot camp and Massage services all on site
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Shower and dry rooms on-site
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