Tech Lead

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  • Sector:

    Insurance, IT

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  • Salary:

    £75,000 pro rata

  • Contact:

    Edward Clark

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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At Paper, we’re on the lookout for a talented, full stack developer, to help us modernise the world of insurance. Paper is an exciting InsurTech start-up, building a mobile platform to better engage consumers with insurance while reducing cost for all parties. 

We are purpose driven focused on the markets where customers are underserved by technology and allocate a share of our revenue to buy an insurance product that will pay out when a hurricane or disaster strikes. 

We're releasing our app’s first version in our launch market of Antigua having created a delightfully simple and intuitive app, that removes the form filling and time involved in buying insurance.  We now want to add the magic.

The company was conceived in 2018, initially focusing on providing a white label app for Homeowners insurance. The app links seamlessly with Insurance company software to provide a service that is currently not available in many parts of the world.  We have now extended the app to inc  vehicle insurance and built a Agency Desktop site if their existing systems don't support API integration.

We are at the exciting phase of launch where our first Licence agreement has been returned and our pipeline is looking healthy.

Paper will use image classification and machine learning to enrich and improve the quality of data that insurers rely on while enhancing the customer’s experience.

You’ll have:

  • A dab hand at creating high quality hybrid mobile apps using JavaScript and React
  • A track record of developing at speed through quality and testing
  • Familiarity implementing mobile UX principles and UI design guidelines
  • API integration capabilities 
  • Experience with AWS (Lambda, AppSync) is a plus
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies, CI and CD practices
  • A curious mind

We’ll have:

  • Lots of interesting challenges that are crying out for a creative person like you to solve
  • A start-up mindset
  • An awesome office in the City next to numerous convenient transport links
  • Equity to share with you
  • Tons of enthusiasm

Remuneration Package

In addition to the salary stated, open to discuss equity as key deliverables are achieved.

Coding Test 

Successful applicants will be required to take a simple coding test and then participate in a pairing exercise that will take 1 hour. 

To find out more about what we’re up to, go to


Application deadline 21.12.2020

Interviews will commence 28.12.2020 and we are hoping to hire early to mid January 2021.