Scala Developer/ Engineer - Tech Lead (Akka, AWS)

Scala Developer/ Engineer - Tech Lead (Akka, AWS)

Job Title: Scala Developer/ Engineer - Tech Lead (Akka, AWS)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £110,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RH/ScalaTL/LDN
Contact Name: Elisha Camilleri
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2019 15:59

Job Description

Scala Developer/ Engineer - Tech Lead (Akka, AWS)

The tech stack includes - Scala, Akka, AWS. Front end experience is a bonus and this includes React.js, Redux, HTML5. This is a permanent position and the client is looking to pay up to £110,000 per year. 

The client is a data and analytics company based in London, whose platform helps its customers to clean up and make the most of their data. They are very well funded, and this is allowing them to grow at an impressive rate. They are now seeking a Tech Lead to join them and take the team to the next level.

You will be responsible for leading a team of fullstack developers who use Scala on the backend and React on the frontend, providing them with technical leadership and support. You’ll also be responsible for the architecture of the projects.You'll be working closely with computer scientists with huge amounts of cloud and web based delivery experience, which is needed to make this project successful. 

The environment is extremely collaborative, everybody has a voice to be heard and everybody is given the chance to make an impact from day one. As the team are reasonably small, your work will directly impact the projects and you will be trusted with the autonomy to make things happen. They are a social team and would love somebody who will fit in well and has the intention of staying long term at a company and helping to strengthen the brand and join them on their journey. 

Stock options are included with this position and the value of these will depend on the package offered along with the salary. 

Key Requirements

  • Scala and Akka
  • 1-2 years in a tech lead or similar leadership role
  • Work well in teams

Bonus points

  • Experience with frontend technologies e.g. React.js

This company are growing quickly and can turn the interview process around within 3 stages, over 1-2 weeks so if this sounds like something you’d like to get on board with, then please contact me today for a confidential chat.

Signify Technology Group

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