Functional Scala Developer

Functional Scala Developer

Job Title: Functional Scala Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: Up to £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LondonAA
Contact Name: Ainsley Adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2019 09:08

Job Description

This is a new Functional Scala development role, using Scala, Cats, Shapeless and other functional frameworks.


- The company are an internationally recognised energy supplier based in London city. 

- They have already built innovative products and have plenty of 'industry first' technologies.

- They love new ideas and you will be creating even newer technologies with this project.

- They are giving you the opportunity to join a contract Scala project, initially for a 6-month period. 

- You might be excited that the project will last longer than six months so there could be a chance for you to extend.




- The technical goal is to develop, test, and release software that scales, quickly and reliably. 

- You will be part of a highly skilled, cross-functional team of engineers, designers & product owners. 

- You will be building and scaling a distributed system focusing on user value & business objectives.

- You will be improving a microservice platform written in Scala.

- Enjoy designing & building intelligent back-end solutions, binding them to the front-end infrastructure and monitoring, testing & continuously improving your work.

- Your responsiblity will be for both product & technical improvements, encouraging debate, collaboration and the communication of ideas.




- Hands on Scala experience withsystems in a multi-language environment

- REST & asynchronous programming

- Functional Programming experience in a commercial environment 

- CI & CD

- Ship high quality code

- Experience driving automation across build, test & release processes