Contract Scala Engineer (Scala / AWS / TDD)

Contract Scala Engineer (Scala / AWS / TDD)

Job Title: Contract Scala Engineer (Scala / AWS / TDD)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £550-650/pd
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PGSCALDN
Contact Name: Patrick Gallagher
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2019 10:27

Job Description

Scala Engineer 

My client, one of the biggest media companies in Europe, is looking for a senior software engineer who enjoys working in collaborative environment to join them for a 6-month contract. starting from January (extensions reviewed towards the end of the 6 months. 

Rates between £550-650 a day. 

If you're a developer who thrives in a ​DevOps ​culture, loves working with the most up to date tech, and values a company that cares about your development, then this is an opportunity to prosper in your next role. This role is with one of the largest media companies in the UK, who are ever-expanding and evolving and are looking to bring on people who hold autonomy and self-organization in high regard. 

The Role.

This company is working to increase the speed of its deployment of software, and looking reduce its ​reliance ​on ​monolithic ​applications ​by ​building ​out ​a ​new ​architecture underpinned ​with ​microservices, ​with the use of AWS, ​the strongest and most up to date ​open-source ​technology. 

The requirements.

  • Scala, ​or ​strong ​experience ​in ​another ​typed ​functional ​language
  • Knowledge ​of ​CI ​and ​CD ​principles ​and ​practices
  • Experience ​of ​using ​TDD
  • High-level ​knowledge ​of ​at ​least ​two ​NoSQL ​data ​stores
  • Familiarity ​with ​web ​services ​architectures, ​particularly ​REST ​and ​caching