Lead Scala Developer- South coast

Lead Scala Developer- South coast

Job Title: Lead Scala Developer- South coast
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South coast
Salary: £70,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: South coast Scala
Contact Name: Ryan adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2016 14:30

Job Description

The Company-


Signify Technology are working with one the UK’s leading SMS and email marketing providers who work with some great brands like Harrods, The UK government and Discover channel. If you are based on the South coast this company is perfect for you.


The Project-


To take a lead role in developing scala applications to help our customer to build a market leading product which is high profile and used by thousands of clients every day.


The Role-


Proven development experience in Scala

Experience leading or taking a senior role

Able to both contribute ideas and put them into practice

Passionate about programming and always on the lookout for new solutions

Up to date on the latest trends who is able to provide knowledge and suggestions in relation to software architecture, design and best practices.

Enthusiastic about the challenge of building a product that supports this and encourages our clients in best practice and helps them engage with their clients

Great team-working skills, we discuss ideas prior to implementation

Contribute to the creation of and develop new products, from initial project discussions through the lifecycle of testing and deployment.


Essential skills-


Developing applications in Scala

Developing applications using Functional Programming principles

Developing applications using the Play framework

Experience leading agile development teams

Understanding of REST API principles

Slick and MySQL



Nice to have-


Big data

Source code management tools, ideally Git and Github


Experience working with email/SMTP beneficial