Scala Tech Lead (Scala, Cats, fs2)

Scala Tech Lead (Scala, Cats, fs2)

Job Title: Scala Tech Lead (Scala, Cats, fs2)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berlin
Salary: €100,000
Start Date: As soon as possible
Reference: Berlin-RH-Tech Lead
Contact Name: Elisha Camilleri
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2019 11:42

Job Description

Scala Technical Lead (Cats, Scalaz, Shapeless, Typelevel)

This role provides you with the opportunity to work with Scala, Cats, Scalaz, Shapeless, Finch, Finagle and you will be working in a fully functional environment.

You’ll join this fintech company based in Berlin as a Tech Lead.  Partnered with some of the major banks across Europe, the team are currently making a real-life impact with the code they create and as a small team of 6, everyone has a part to play in the technical decisions being made on how to build and improve their already successful platform. You’ll be given a clear overview on how each piece of the business works, allowing you to pick up new skills and experience in new areas. You will join as a Tech Lead and will be responsible for leading the team and the projects, making key decisions and having an immediate impact. 

What’s on offer?

  • Opportunity to work in a functional environment using Scala
  • Work in a small team and help them to grow
  • Strong career progression
  • Choose between a Dell PC or a Mac
  • Free fruit and regular team breakfasts

Key Requirements

·         2-3 years Scala experience in a functional style in production

·         Experience building API’s  

·         Experience with functional frameworks and libraries such as Cats, Scalaz, Shapeless etc

·         Experience leading teams and projects

·         Able to liaise with clients face to face and work closely with internal teams such as Data Science and DevOps


Bonus points

  • Understanding of or previous experience working within fintech
  • Interest in fintech
  • Passionate about purely functional Scala
  • Experience with Finch/Finagle


This company are growing quickly and are looking for developers to start before the end of this year. If this sounds like something you are interested in, you have the relevant experience and you are serious about looking for a new role, then please contact me today for a confidential chat!

Signify Technology Group

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