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How to Improve Your Scala Programming Skills

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The Scala market is hot right now!! Whether you’re a beginner, an existing programmer looking to learn Scala or an experienced Scala Developer, building upon your Scala skills will pay off, big time. 
Signify Technology is the only Scala specialist recruitment consultancy. We are passionate about helping the Scala community to grow. Since inception, we’ve focused on sharing our knowledge, writing blogs, organizing meetups and sponsoring events. This allows us not only to offer some of the coolest jobs on the market, but it gives us a unique opportunity to be integrated into one of the best communities in the world. 
We’ve put together a list of resources for you to take your career to the next level!

Online Workshops 

Unlock your potential as a Scala developer with Julien Truffaut’s online practical Scala course. Save 10% off of the course when you sign up for our newsletter!

Foundation of Functional Programming in Scala is a comprehensive, self-paced online course with no prerequisites, which helps you to become a confident, productive, and powerful functional Scala developer.
Learn more about the course here:


Attend Scala in the City
Attending a Scala event is a great way to learn, share knowledge and expand your network. If you love everything Scala and Functional Programming related then you should attend our monthly Scala in the City event. 
We’re currently hosting Scala in the City virtually, encouraging Scala developers and enthusiasts from all over the world to join our fast-growing community. Everyone is invited to join regardless of experience level. Register for the next event here:
If you’d like to catch up on our past speeches, we’ve recorded them for you here.
Interested in speaking at our next Scala in the City? Please contact us! We’d love to have you. 

Scala 2 to Scala 3

Download the Scala 3 White Paper
The Scala 3 White Paper is a short guide to help you migrate from Scala 2 to Scala 3, with contributions from Julien Truffaut, Adam Fraser, Michael Pilquist and Software Mill. This paper looks at what has changed, what those changes mean for you and how to up-skill. Download it here!
Experiment with Scastie
Start experimenting with Scala 3 using Scastie in your browser without having to install anything. Scastie gives users access to all Scala compilers and published libraries. 
Use Migration Guides 
How fast are Scala 3 programs compared to Scala 2.13?
Can we use a Scala 2.13 library in Scala 3?
How hard is it to translate a Scala 2.13 project into Scala 3?
If you have questions about migrating from Scala 2 to Scala 3, this guide will be a useful resource for you. 
Signify Technology is a global hub for everything Functional Programming related. We partner with some of the most innovative and interesting companies, which allow us to help Software Engineers secure life-changing jobs. 
Are you on the market? We have unique opportunities for software engineers across the globe! Contact us!