Senior Engineers - Scala - North America

Senior Engineers - Scala - North America

Job Title: Senior Engineers - Scala - North America
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canada
Salary: Competitive
Reference: SC-NA-AS
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2018 10:29

Job Description

Senior Engineer

North America


The Company

Signify Technology are working with a high-profile consultancy that work very closely with the Scala community. They are looking for a very senior consultant that has experience travelling to their client’s offices around North America (You MUST be ok with travelling - this is v. important). This consultancy is looking for someone that is highly skilled and love what they do.


The Role

 Our client is looking for an extremely passionate developer that has worked with consultancies. You must be very customer focused and experience mentoring and advising any members of the project to introduce and continue using the Lightbend stack – this can be including leadership, engineers, and owners.

They are looking for someone who has experience in integrating the reactive platform stack into different sized companies. You would have shown and proven that you can produce good quality code and show others how to do the same.

You will be happy to help assisting in webinars and presales as well as being happy attending conferences around the world.



  • Must have experience working with consultancies
  • Must be client facing
  • Strong experience with the Lightbend Reactive platform
  • Scala/Java – At least 5 years’ strong experience
  • Akka – At least 3 years’ experience
  • Play/Lagom
  • Spark – At least 2 years’ experience
  • Functional Programming
  • Strong experience with Fast Data
  • Distributed Architecture
  • CI/CD
  • Automated Testing
  • Experience with working in an agile and lean team
  • Code Reviews
  • Can adapt easily to change and solving problems that can crop up unexpectedly


Desirable skills

  • If you are a certified Lightbend trainer, this would be a massive plus!


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.