Junior Scala Developer

Junior Scala Developer

Job Title: Junior Scala Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £55,000
Start Date: Within 1-2 months
Reference: JnrScalaLDN
Contact Name: Rachael Hedgecock
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2019 15:38

Job Description

The Company

Signify Technology Group are recruiting for a Junior Scala Developer to join this fast growth team working on extremely interesting projects. The company is based in Central London and they are quickly expanding their team. They have a laid-back culture and do lots of activities as a team inside and outside of the workplace. The projects they work on are very functional and this is a great chance for someone to turn their junior Scala skills into expert! They offer tonnes of benefits, a fun environment and a great team to share the experience with.

The Role

Your main priority will be to learn as much as you can. This team are willing to teach you all they know and are open to you teaching them a thing or two. Their real-time architecture is built on cutting edge technologies like Scala, Cats, Shapeless, Kafka and all things functional. Your role will be to build and deliver scalable and resistant distributed systems.

You should be

  • Wanting to learn all you can about Scala
  • Be truly passionate about functional programming
  • Be eager to learn as much as you can as fast as you can
  • Be naturally inquisitive
  • Excited by technology
  • Driven and motivated to become an exceptional engineer

Skills and Experience

·         Some experience in Scala or at least a good understanding of functional paradigms such as Functors/Monads/Applicatives

·         In depth knowledge of a modern software development cycle including codes & tests, CI, code reviews and others

·         Some previous experience working as a developer in a commercial/professional environment

·         Must speak and write in English

That is, it in a nutshell! What the client is really looking for is someone who is motivated and driven, willing to learn and want to throw themselves into a new adventure. You get out what you put in and this is a great chance for a junior developer from any background to be able embark on the wonderful world of Scala!

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!