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Backend Developer - Scala/Java

Job title Backend Developer - Scala/Java
Location United Kingdom
Reference: 4265
Contact name: Ella Hughes
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Published: September 14, 2022 4:58

Job Description

Backend Developer (Java/Scala) | €60,000-€80,000 | Remote (Europe)

This is an opportunity for a platform developer to join a team within a state-of-the-art iGaming platform.

Our client values promote and foster a collaborative environment for their teams, whilst offering complete flexibility and autonomy to their teams, offering remote work and flexible hours.


What you'll be doing:

  • Add new features and new integration to the existing platform
  • Collaborate with the whole team to migrate the platform to a new architecture based around Scala & Akka
  • Developing services to support websites and administration UI
  • Diagnosing & fixing production issues
  • Adapt to the variety of things that are required in a small, growing company
  • Use initiative to support the team and give input for better implementations


Candidate profile:

  • 3+ years' experience in Java, with a desire to learn Scala (AKKA)
  • Experience using Lambdas, streams etc and Kafka is a plus
  • Proficiency in writing different automated tests
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in writing distributed systems in microservices with the likes of Spring Boot, Vert.x or Micronaut


Unless you're based in Malta, Gibraltar or the UK then you will be paid via B2B. If you are successful and paid via B2B you will not receive a pension or insurance. You will still receive 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays from the country you are based in.

If you’re interested in hearing more about the above role, please reach out (apply here or email with an up-to-date CV and the best time to be contacted.