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Digital / challenger pension. We get young people saving enough for later life

Full-stack JavaScript Engineer

£50k – £70k • 0.25% – 0.5%
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The Role

We’re looking for a full-stack software engineer to join our team. Here are some of the things you’ll help us with:

  • Building features on our website and mobile apps that engage customers and bring to life an asset that has a meaningful impact on people’s lives.
  • Automating our internal processes so that they can scale to hundreds of thousands of customers whilst maintaining the regulatory requirements for administering a pension scheme
  • Improving the maturity of our technical stack with engineering best practices
  • Collaborating with members of the product and design teams to continually refine and improve our product in an agile process.
  • Being part of the code review process and helping to mentor other engineers.
  • Working together with the CTO to shape Penfold’s engineering roadmap and culture.


  • Have experience with the use of Javascript/Typescript on the front-end and back-end (e.g Vue, React, Node).
  • Understand how to interact with and build backend APIs, GraphQL in particular.
  • Relish the idea of working in a small team in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Enjoy working in an agile, collaborative process alongside members of other teams.
  • Are excited by the opportunity to grow into a leadership role as the company expands.

Our Team

We are 100% committed to building a diverse and representative team. Whatever your race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability - we want to hear from you.

Penfold at a glance

Digital / challenger pension. We get young people saving enough for later life

Penfold focuses on Finance Technology, Fin Tech, Pension, and Insurtech. Their company has offices in London. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, Penfold has raised $3.13M of funding; their latest round was closed on September 2019.

You can view their website at http://www.getpenfold.com or find them on LinkedIn.

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