Scala Software Engineer

Scala Software Engineer

Job Title: Scala Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £75,000
Start Date: ASAP - according to notice period
Reference: SC-RH-DEC
Contact Name: Rachael Hedgecock
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 18, 2017 09:42

Job Description

Scala Software Engineer – Junior/Mid/Senior



£45-75k per annum depending on experience


The Client

This client is combining the latest technology with the world of medical to really drive change and improve people’s lives. They are looking for Scala developers at all levels to join their London based team and help them to achieve this goal. They have offices in various locations and are at the forefront of their domain. If you are passionate about Scala and passionate about doing something truly worthy for the world then this could be the role for you.


The Role

  • You will be hands on coding in good quality Scala to build software applications
  • Play an important part with providing solutions to complex problems
  • Debug any production issues that may occur and come up with solutions to fix these
  • Use technology to provide solutions in order to help critical business problems
  • Suggesting and implementing new technologies and procedures that may be better suited to the task at hand
  • Work closely with other teams such as Software Quality Assurance
  • Participate in Scrum meetings


You should be

  • Great at collaborating/ pair programming with other team members
  • Enthusiastic and forward thinking
  • Looking for your next challenge
  • Enthusiastic about Scala and technology on a whole
  • Able to communicate your ideas effectively
  • A great engineer who is a great problem solver


Skills & experience

  • Strong Scala – essential for mid-senior roles
  • Strong Java with some Scala for junior roles
  • Akka, Play, SQL, AWS
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Knowledge of JVM’s



  • Experience with using React on the Front-End

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!