Remote Senior Software Engineer Scala | Akka | Cats

Remote Senior Software Engineer Scala | Akka | Cats

Job Title: Remote Senior Software Engineer Scala | Akka | Cats
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £80,000 - £95,000
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Elisha Camilleri
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2019 16:17

Job Description

Remote working is rare and I have the perfect opportunity for an engineer who is looking to ditch their daily commute and work remotely! Our client is making a real difference to the world by revolutionising the social care sector.

Working as a Senior Backend Engineer you will be working heavily with Scala alongside cutting-edge technologies such as Akka, Cats and Typescript. You will be responsible for migrating their system into Scala and designing and developing strong code. As well as this, you will maintain and manage all CI and CD pipelines whilst constantly bringing knowledge of the latest frameworks and design patterns to the team. At the moment, their platform is improving the lives thousands and they have no plans to slow down!

You should want to make a direct impact on this company’s engineering culture and be keen to join them on their journey of building the best real-time care software in the world. Their core values include learning, transparency and ambition, all of which they are looking for from their next hire.

They are only considering UK based applicants as they require you to go on-site 2 days per month for socials and training (expenses covered) they are looking for a talented engineer to join them ASAP so they have a short 2 stage interview process.

They are looking for...

  • Commercial Scala experience
  • Frontend knowledge of Javascript, Angular or React would be beneficial but not required
  • An interest or understanding of functional programming


  • Experience building CI pipelines
  • Experienced with either Cats, Akka or Play
  • TDD and BDD

Please apply for further details of this role and I will be in touch.