Head of Engineering- Scala

Head of Engineering- Scala

Job Title: Head of Engineering- Scala
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £130,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Head of Engineering- Scala
Contact Name: Ryan adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2018 09:44

Job Description

The Company-


Signify Technology are working with an innovative fast growth Tech company based in London. The company are a leading Energy tech company who have grown aggressively over the past few years. Our client is seeking a Head of engineering to lead their tech team of Scala developers who are building an innovative scalable platform for the energy market.


The Project-


To help innovate the energy industry by building new products that don’t currently exist. To lead a passionate team who Build scalable software using the latest cutting edge technology including Scala.

Continuous delivery is at the heart of this project. The engineers drive technology choices and actually own the software they build, which is pretty cool.




Be a people’s person

A great motivator

Agile enthusiast

Pair programming advocate

Strong software engineering background, ideally in scalable distributed applications

Experience using Scala or other functional programming languages

Manage multiple teams of engineers across multiple systems

Motivate and support team members to perform at their best

Take an active part in creating a supportive, productive working environment

Be an agile enthusiast and help teams constantly improve

Facilitate and manage the professional development and learning opportunities in the team

Support and facilitate cross-team collaboration and coordination

Strong line management experience/people management experience

Experience working with high performing engineering teams who have a strong sense of autonomy in their technical decision making