Backend Engineer (Scala)

Backend Engineer (Scala)

Job Title: Backend Engineer (Scala)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Up to £100,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: EC-SCALA-LDN
Contact Name: Elisha Camilleri
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2019 16:35

Job Description


Signify Technology are working with an innovative tech company who are based in Central London. This fast-growing start-up is creating something completely new and has built the world’s fastest platform, you will be a founding member of their team building their core backend infrastructure. They are looking for Scala Developers who want to take ownership for their own problems by being involved with the full product life-cycle and someone that is passionate about Functional Programming.

The Role

  • You will be making an individual impact and contribute to all aspects of the product
  • Building REST APIs
  • You will be working at scale daily
  • Streaming on the architecture
  • End-to-end development
  • Overcoming and taking ownership over any issues that may arise

The right person should

  • Be energetic and have an interest in Data
  • Be interested in stream data processing
  • Love Functional Programming
  • Be a real team player and thrive off working in a start-up environment

Skills and Experience

  • Commercial Scala experience (Min 3 year’s experience)
  • Knowledge of functional libraries – cats etc.  
  • Experience building REST APIs
  • Have a degree in Computer Science
  • Previous experience mentoring (desired not required)

If you want to speak about this position in more detail, apply to the role and I will give you a call.