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Scala Developer

Job title Scala Developer
Location London
Reference: 2353
Contact name: Olivia Grayson-Kirk
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Published: November 10, 2021 4:02

Job Description

Job title – Scala Developer

Location – London 

Salary – £50k


I am working with one of our top clients who are looking for a talented software engineer to join a high-performing team at the heart of one of London’s highest profile digital products. You’ll learn how to build performant and accessible applications in a collaborative and supportive environment, with plenty of opportunities for learning and development.

The Role

  • Implement personalisation features for a high-profile digital product
  • Help monitor performance of new functionality and offer ideas on how it could be improved
  • Improve programmes metadata
  • Implement consistent search across platforms
  • Advise product managers and project managers on the complexities of planned work, including providing time and resource estimates in the planning of projects
  • Learn new technologies and apply your learning to projects where appropriate


What you’ll need

  • Familiarity with Scala
  • Understanding of service-oriented architectures
  • Developing on the cloud, especially AWS
  • Experience of writing unit tests and TDD



  • Familiarity with JVM languages generally
  • Experience of working with Play, Spray, Akka
  • Understanding of Continuous Integration and build systems
  • Experience of project and issue tracking tools


What’s in it for you

  • Excellent career progression
  • Training & development
  • Defined pension scheme
  • Discounted dental, health care & gym
  • Flexible working & 26 days holiday


This is a remote role however you will be required to go into the office 3 days per month.


If you have Scala experience and are looking for a new opportunity then please get in touch!