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About GBG

With a rich heritage of more than 30 years, offices in 16 locations worldwide, and more than 1,000 team members globally, GBG proudly stands as the global technology specialist in fraud, location, and identity data intelligence. We support businesses and enable customer growth by protecting companies and governments to combat fraud and cybercrime, lower the cost of compliance, and improve customer digital onboarding experience in today’s digital economy.

About Acuant/GBG Americas (a GBG company)

Acuant is a fast-growing, leading provider of identity verification technology. Our Trusted Identity Platform enables businesses worldwide to fight fraud while effectively addressing evolving security concerns in our increasingly digital economy.

Powered by proprietary technology, our platform provides the leading homegrown, end-to-end identity platform that was purposefully built to cover the complete customer journey. With AI-powered identity verification, AML/KYC regulatory compliance, real time transaction monitoring and re-use of trusted identities, we are positioned to serve and support all major verticals globally.

Acuant’s journey is one of determination, growth, and success. Within five years, Acuant-led three successful acquisitions and recently, Acuant was acquired by industry leader GBG, making Acuant a GBG company. With the support of our parent company, Acuant’s continued development and global expansion goals are imminent. We are excited to embark on this next chapter and invite you to join us as we grow stronger together.

The Role

At Acuant by GBG, we rely on our dynamic engineer team to solve multiple challenges, complex tasks, and requirements. We are seeking a UI Architect who is ready to work, implement and propose innovative technologies and architectures focused on the company objectives. Our ideal candidate has experience developing software to implement a user interface, understands how people use technology and use this knowledge to design tools and interfaces to make the user experience efficient.


Work mainly in the frontend building solutions that impact positively to the users
Develop new features focused on the performance and code quality
Develop and maintain UI architecture to ensure the platform performance and scalability
Collaborate with user designers, engineers and product owners to create and maintain the UI
Understand the full stack to ensure the UI works properly with the backend
Work with agile methodology
Be a teammate to ensure deliver proper solution in time to the final users

What you will do

Participate in all aspects of agile process

Architect and develop UI to ensure standards and best practices
Continue to drive the development of a modern UI layer
Architect and build end-to-end solutions focused on speed, quality, scalability, and performance
Work primarily in Java, React and Typescript
Continuously evaluate, design and improve the software development and UI architecture
Maintain a set of performance criteria for all the developments
Improve site performance
Collaborate across time zones via slack, mail
Document the solutions
Develop tests to ensure quality of releases


Experience building large-scale software applications
Experience building web applications
Experience integrating and designing API’s
Experience architecting UI
Knowledge of large scale, JavaScript architecture applications
Strong knowledge of Java, React and JavaScript or Typescript. Knowledge of Webpack, GraphQL, Apollo is desirable.
Desirable knowledge of Cassandra, Solr
Debugging and Optimization skills
Unit/Integration testing experience


Excellent communication skills
Team oriented and collaborative


We have the vision to have the best and most engaged team members in the industry. People matter at GBG, they make us who we are. Every team member across all our locations makes a difference, everyone has something to contribute. Maybe you too could make a difference.

As part of our commitment to our team and flexible working approach, we have created a Work When and Where You Want Policy to give our team members choice and empowerment and to support a balance in work and home life. Please ask your Talent Attraction Specialist for more information on this and our Family Friendly policy if you want to find out more!

Next steps

If you’re interested, please apply! We’re looking to hire the best and most engaged people into our business, and we’ll make an offer once we’ve found that person.

If you are hired, we will require you to attest to your COVID-19 vaccination status.

Diversity & Inclusivity:

As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to providing fair opportunities for everyone regardless of age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, parental status or disability. Everybody is welcome and our inclusion and diversity program, be/yourself, is designed to ensure that you can thrive. Please inform your GBG Talent Attraction Specialist if you require any reasonable adjustments to the interview process.

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