Data Engineer (Scala & Spark)

Data Engineer (Scala & Spark)

Job Title: Data Engineer (Scala & Spark)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000
Reference: ASLDNDE
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2018 09:04

Job Description

Data Engineer – Scala & Spark

London, UK

Must be eligible to work in the United Kingdom – UK Citizen, EU National, Visa’s that do not need sponsoring

The Company

Signify Technology are working with one of the biggest music companies who deal with billions of users around the world. They have gone from strength to strength and have recently teamed up with another global company that is going to see the company soar.

Everyone in the company is very passionate about what they are working on, and love to give back to the tech community, especially Scala!

The Role

 Our client is looking for Senior Software Engineers to join their office in London to join their Data Infrastructure team. 

  • When joining the team, you will be able to implement ideas and opinions from the get-go as well as learn things that you may have not learnt before.
  • You are going to help build their data platform where they deal with millions of users every day, so you will be working on several data jobs. 
  • Some of the jobs you will be working on are ETL jobs, machine learning modelling, real-time stream processing.

You will have-

  • Proven experience on software engineering in either Scala or Java with a passion to learn Scala
  • AWS
  • Experience working with large datasets
  • Passionate and motivated – independently and within a team
  • Enjoy open source libraries
  • Happy to learn new languages and technologies
  • Can write clean code
  • TDD
  • CI/CD
  • Working in an agile environment
  • Enjoys the full life cycle – designing, implementing, building, testing and deploying
  • Love pushing yourself outside


  • Ideally would have used Spark before but if not, they will teach you
  • Data Infrastructure experience
  • Understanding of distributed systems

If you think you could have what our client is looking for then please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations and we will get in touch with you straight away!

Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward-thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. 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. We Look forward to working with you.