Scala Developer - Big Data

Scala Developer - Big Data

Job Title: Scala Developer - Big Data
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Amsterdam
Salary: €72,000
Start Date: ASAP - according to notice period
Reference: ScalaAMS
Contact Name: Rachael Hedgecock
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2018 08:27

Job Description

The Client

The client is a Data consultancy based in Amsterdam, so you will have a mix of onsite work at the company offices (which are extremely slick) and working onsite at the clients. The client is looking for mid-senior Scala/Data engineers to join their team and help with new and ongoing projects, so you can expect to work on a variety of different things. They are flexible and allow some working from home, offer training and development and are paying very competitive salaries ranging from €42k - €72k depending on experience. Ideally for this role you are already living in the Netherlands and do not require sponsorship to live and work in Europe. 

The Role

·         Build and maintain big data platforms

·         As a consultant you will have ownership for your projects

·         Working on anywhere from 1-3 projects at any one time

·         Have autonomy to structure the projects the way you see fit

·         Consult with clients to get the best results


You should be

·         Energetic and ambitious

·         Excited about Big Data technologies

·         Wanting to learn and develop your existing skills

·         Able to communicate your ideas effectively

·         A great engineer who is an effective problem solver

·         Excited by developing the latest technologies


Skills & experience

·         Strong Scala experience

·         A high level of written and spoken English

·         Experience with Kafka, Spark, Hadoop, Cassandra and similar Big Data technologies

·         Previous experience building large scale API’s

·         Knowledge of SQL

·         Experience in a similar consultant role is a bonus but not essential

·         Dutch speaking – bonus but not essential

·         Familiar with agile environments


If this role appeals to you and you’d like to find out more about the company and how you can be a part of the team, then apply now!