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Backend Scala Developers – Scala – Akka – Cats

Job title Backend Scala Developers – Scala – Akka – Cats
Contract type: Permanent
Location London
Industry: Delivery, Software Engineering
Salary: Up to £80,000
Reference: SD-LDN-CB
Contact name: Drew Barbier
Contact email:
Published: June 18, 2019 11:42

Job Description

Mid - Senior Backend Scala Developers – Scala – Akka – Cats


Key qualities:

  • Functional Programming with Scala

  • 3 years of commercial experience with Scala

  • Akka-http, Http4 or Play! 2

  • Embrace DevOps (Docker, sh, AWS, etc)

  • Distributed systems architecture.


This company is looking for mid to senior strong backend developers who will be trustworthy and are big team players to become an integral part of one of their scrum teams in London. You will have had commercial experience using Scala and a DevOps mindset. No requirement for previous experience in blockchain but must be interested in self-development and show a willingness to learn. Must have worked in modern development environments; following Agile methodology, CI/CD techniques, and testing.


This organisation is innovative and forward thinking within the online ticketing sector by utilising blockchain to help companies save time and money so that they can concentrate on their core purposes and values. This helps improve business performance as it creates an open network of interoperability, smart control, and security.



  • Share scheme

  • Healthcare

  • Hackathons


Bonus Qualities:

  • Akka Streams / Actor systems

  • ElasticSearch

  • AWS services (ECS, DynomaDB, sqs)

  • Cats/ScalaZ

If this sounds interesting to you, please don’t hesitate to contact me.