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Scala Engineer

Job title Scala Engineer
Location Marbella
Reference: 2392
Contact name: Jacob Evident
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Published: November 19, 2021 3:22

Job Description

Our Stack

Scala | AKKA | Kafka | Cats | Lagom | Hazelcast | Cassandra | ElasticSearch | Druid

12 month remote contract! 

What You Will Be Doing

? Designing and implementing new products and features, both in existing and

new microservices.

? Validating the codebase by adding valuable functional and integration tests.

? Improving our systems performance and scalability.

? Driving the product requirements and operational plans.

? Overall delivering value directly to our users. Owning services from concept,

development, maintenance to deployment.

? Triaging, diagnosing, and solving problems in our services used by thousands of

users per day


You Should Join Us If

? You are passionate about functional programming and have an appreciation for

both developing high-quality software and delivering value to users quickly.

? You live and breathe reactive manifesto, 12factor and DevOps practices ( or

eager to learn them ) .

? You possess the ability to proactively find and solve problems and have an

understanding of the importance of iteration and improvement.

? You don’t fall in love with your code because you wrote it and understand

business value in everything you do.

? Appreciation for both developing high-quality software and delivering value to

users quickly


What It Takes To Succeed In This Role

? Highly experienced working with Scala, Event Sourcing, NoSQL and


? You have previous hands on experience with CQRS and/or other horizontally

scalable solutions

? An excellent level of English both written and verbally along with excellent

communication skills

? Extensive AWS knowledge (S3, EMR, Step Functions) would be a bonus to have

? Prior experience working with any of Spark, Parquet, Glue or Druid would be


? A high level of motivation, the ability to think on your feet in a fast paced Agile

working environment

? Type S(tartup) personality: smart, ethical, friendly, hard-working and proactive

If this role looks like something up your street then do not hesitate to get in touch!