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Contract Hands-On Tech Lead (Scala, Akka, Kafka, SQL)


6 Months

Job title Contract Hands-On Tech Lead (Scala, Akka, Kafka, SQL)
Location London
Industry: Leadership, Software Engineering
Salary: £550-£600 per day, dependent on experience
Reference: JVLDN4
Contact name: Jai Vine
Contact email:
Published: January 16, 2020 11:29

Job Description

Contract Hands-On Tech Lead (Scala, Akka, Kafka, SQL)

This is an excellent opportunity to work as a hands-on Tech Lead on a contract basis. The main technology stack is Scala, Akka, Kafka and SQL. The initial offering is an initial 6-month contract and a rate in the region of £550-£600 dependent on experience.

You will be working in the fin-tech sector, building software for fin-tech customers across the globe. You will be expected to lead a team of 5 developers to create high quality software.


This company is working with some of the biggest name in the fin-tech industry, so this role will give you great exposure to this industry.


What is expected of you?

- Have strong Scala Knowledge 

- Experience with Leading a Team

- Coordinate with the Architecture team

Skills & Experience

- Strong Experience with Scala and Akka is a Must

-  SQL Experience Required

- Technical Lead Experience is Required

- Kafka Experience is preferable

Key Personality Features

- Natural Leader

- Work well in a team

- Determined, hard-working and on-the-ball

- Approachable and willing to help


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