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Scala Developer

Job title Scala Developer
Contract type: Permanent
Location United Kingdom
Industry: Data
Workplace type: Hybrid
Reference: 7547
Contact name: Euan Roche
City: London
Contact email:
Published: October 19, 2023 3:55

Job Description

Role: Scala Engineer
Location: London (Hybrid 1-2 days)
Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Up to £85,000 + 10% bonus

Signify Technology is working with a fraud prevention company whose products process high volumes of data with the aim of detecting and preventing fraud and other financial crime. To achieve this they have developed a state of the art platform which detects anomalous and suspicious activity.

As a Scala Engineer, you will be part of the R&D team working on the client’s platform helping to build and shape the next generation of products that transform how organisations around the world use data, and there is a vast amount of data. The team adopt a very functional approach with the backend services written in Scala and Functional Programming.

Responsibilities (but not limited to)
  • Working directly on the client’s platform to solve problems such as fraud, financial crime, data management and much more
  • Responsible for deploying microservices written in Scala
  • Build scalable, high performance distributed systems
  • Ensuring all datastores are scalable and flexible
  • Commercial experience with Scala and Functional Programming
  • Experience working on the full engineering life cycle, from design and implementation through to testing and deployment.
  • Experienced using DevOps tooling and approaches
  • Experience working with any of the following technologies or libraries: Cats, Shapeless, Akka, Apache Spark, Kubernetes
  • Passion and the drive to help grow one of the UK’s fastest growing companies
  • Candidates must be able to work in United Kingdom without sponsorship required
  • Experience with cloud technologies (GCP is a big plus)
  • Experience mentoring junior engineers
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