Lead React Frontend Engineer

Alacrity Law - permanent

United Kingdom

11 Jul

Applicants must be able to work 3 hours overlap with Alacrity Law 's working day (London, UK)

Alacrity is looking to hire a senior, self-driven engineer on a permanent, full-time basis. You will be working with our seasoned CTO, getting well defined and sourced tasks on state of the art technologies and methodologies.

The Lead Frontend Engineer will take ownership of Alacrity's client-facing properties. Therefore the candidate must have strong architectural and service-design skills as well as fully appreciate code quality standards and be able to exert engineering leadership amongst the engineering team.


  • You get your kicks from getting things done and deployed to users.
  • You honor your craft and are hungry to learn new skills and improve your existing ones.
  • You know and appreciate automated testing, clean code, and continuous deployment.
  • You understand that documentation is doing your future self a favor and you love helping yourself.
  • You want to work at a startup with a reasonable and sane working environment.
  • You are in a timezone with a maximum difference of 3 hours from UK

Alacrity’s Stack

  • Node.js
  • GraphQL with Apollo
  • ReactJS with Apollo
  • Postgres
  • AWS

Salary and Perks

Work Environment

  • Relaxed, multi-stage environment at Moorgate’s WeWork.
  • Clear and well-spec’ed tasks so there is no ambiguity.
  • We hate meetings so we won’t be boring you with them.
  • Work from home, this can be a remote opportunity.


  • All the books you can read.
  • Yearly budget for conferences, training, subscriptions etc.

Other Benefits

  • Remote work possible.
  • Paid annual leave as a remote worker.
  • Your own high-spec laptop.
  • Genuine product involvement.
  • Contributory pension.
  • State of the art office space.
  • All of WeWork benefits.

We offer up to £100k per year for the right candidate. 

This is both a remote or a local opportunity, we are located in Moorgate, London.

We are an equal opportunity employer who values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


About Alacrity Law

Alacrity is a legal relationship management service designed to reduce the friction between law firms and clients, enhancing outcomes for both.

Alacrity’s intuitive cloud-based platform allows law firms to focus on delivering expert advice strategically aligned with their client’s businesses. It enables clients to focus on generating value by engaging the right firm, with the best team at a fair price every time.

Our streamlined process delivers clearly scoped instructions, identification of relevant expertise, price transparency, monitoring, and feedback ensuring a successful outcome. Our relationship reporting tool enables Law Firms to track client satisfaction and manage expectations, whilst Clients can monitor progress on their matters at a glance and share valuable information with internal and external stakeholders.


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