Backend Scala Developer

Backend Scala Developer

Job Title: Backend Scala Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barcelona
Salary: €45,000 - €60,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BARCE
Contact Name: Michael Baker
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2018 17:00

Job Description

The Company:

Signify Technology Group are recruiting for a technology customer that has been named among “Hottest Start Ups” with the largest app to buy and sell locally. They have achieved over 75 million downloads and hundreds of millions of listings added by users and is the second fastest growing app in America since its 2015 launch. It’s also been featured by The New York Times, Mashable and The Wall Street Journal.

The Role:

Signify Technology Group are seeking a Scala Developer who has a strong functional approach to design and development.

This role requires a developer with experience using functional Scala and at least one other JVM language (Java, Kotlin, Clojure..)

Your responsibilities will be to design and implement new features into the existing codebase, improve the performance and scalability of the system and support with testing.

You will have experience with high traffic and distributed systems, good written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills to discuss design as part of the team. Must show initiative and be able to proactively find aan solve product problems.

The Individual:

Key Skills

  • Strong experience coding Functional Scala    
  • JVM knowledge
  • Experience with high traffic


  • Experience Akka
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience Spark & Kafka

Signify Technology Group

Signify Technology is an innovative technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. We provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a wide range of the world's leading brands on a global basis including blue chip, technology companies and start-ups. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it's our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most.