Junior Scala Developer

Junior Scala Developer

Job title Junior Scala Developer
Contract type: Permanent
Location Madrid
Industry: Delivery, Software Engineering
Salary: €30,000-40,000
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Contact name: Michael Baker
Contact email:
Published: March 27, 2019 9:20

Job Description

The Company:

Our client is a multi-carrier shipping platform that allows customers to compare shipping prices from different services around the world. 

An exciting, key role in a high growth start-up, backed by internationally renowned VC’s

The Role:

Work on and develop microservices, with more than 20 in production and more than 2.8K requests per minute! Based on an event-oriented platform and working mostly in Scala the applications are written in more than 4 programming languages and the company is made up of staff tallying more than 15 different nationalities – DevOps mentality!!

This is a great opportunity to be a part of a ground-breaking solution in an industry in need of change!


  • Reporting to the Head of Engineering
  • Help define and shape the technical architecture of the systems
  • Work within the engineering team and grow the excellence around the JVM platform and cloud technologies.

What you will need (technical requirements):

  • A minimum of 1 year hands-on experience developing Java and/or Scala in a commercial environment.
  • At least 1 year using Spring
  • Advanced understanding of OOP principles
  • Knowledge of FP paradigm
  • Experience with Git


  • Knowledge of Java 8
  • Experience with Spring Framework 4.x.x (very welcome)
  • Experience with Docker, Consul, RabbitMQ and other cloud-enabling technologies highly preferred
  • Git flow experience will be positively considered


  • Competitive salaries
  • Free language classes
  • Gym membership or private health insurance, 100% free!
  • Take your birthday off
  • Amazing location in Madrid centre
  • Be a part of an international team
  • Young upbeat work environment, no suits – t-shirts and converse welcome!
  • Many, many more!  


Please submit your application and I will be in touch.


Over the past 2.5 years we have now successfully placed over 300 engineers across 17 countries in close to 100 tech companies – I am sure to have at least a few opportunities available that would be of interest.


I look forward to hearing from you.