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Backend Developer (scala)

Job title Backend Developer (scala)
Location London
Reference: 4906
Contact name: Amy Norris
Contact email:
Published: January 4, 2023 2:33

Job Description

Senior Scala Developer

Location: West London

Salary: £85-£90k

Role: Hybrid

Type: Permanent




My client is one of Europe’s leading entertainment brands and they are now looking for an experienced Scala Developer to join their successful team in West London. A truly exciting and inclusive place to work – a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.


This role provides the opportunity for you to work on:

  • Designing, building, testing, and maintaining software to help integrate and orchestrate the movement of data between critical Data components.
  • Delivering observable, reliable, and secure software, embracing “you build it you run it” mentality, and focus on automation.
  • Taking an active role in story definition, assisting business stakeholders with acceptance criteria.
  • Working with Principal Engineers and Architects to share and contribute to the broader technical vision


What you need:

  • A track record of delivering complex, production quality applications.
  • Strong Scala development experience, preferably in the akka ecosystem.
  • Experience working with Docker, Kubernetes and Cloud technologies.
  • A strong Test Driven Development background, with understanding of levels of testing required to continuously deliver value to production.
  • Delivery experience within an agile environment using Scrum / Kanban methodologies and Pair Programming.



  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband


Next Steps:

If you have the relevant experience and think this is the opportunity for you, then please email your CV to