Senior Scala Engineer

Senior Scala Engineer

Job Title: Senior Scala Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkeley
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: AS2012BER
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 19, 2018 10:12

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer 

Berkeley, CA, USA 

Competitive Salary plus benefits 

You must be eligible to work in the USA


The Company

Signify Technology are working an analytical company based in the Berkeley area and they are looking to expand their team with the best talent.

They are culturally diverse, extremely open minded as a company and forward thinking in the way they run things. The team are building an analytics platform to help their customers calculate risks more effectively with some extremely innovative technology. They care about their customers and they care about you! They have perks and benefits to cater for all members of the team and spend a lot of their effort on keeping their offices an enjoyable place to work while being creative and dynamic.

The Role

  • Creating and developing a truly innovative analytics platform
  • You will be responsible for building features in Scala and writing tests that are highly scalable
  • Code reviews and design discussions
  • Have a strong understanding of Data Structures and Analytics. You will also understand the financial industry in more detail
  • Interaction with the teams in Europe
  • Architecture
  • Working in an agile environment
  • Working on innovative and modern technologies

You will have-

  • 5+ years of software development
  • Expert knowledge in either Java or Scala (preferably Scala)
  • Functional Programming
  • Passionate about the projects and technology you are working on
  • Experience working on distributed systems and teams
  • Knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • Great communication skills, written and verbal
  • Agile development
  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science of related field
  • Windows and Linux environment
  • Friendly and down-to-earth


  • Experience in investment banking or finance
  • Spark

Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward-thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it’s our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most. We Look forward to working with you. 

If you think you could have what our client is looking for then please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations and we will get in touch with you straight away!