Senior Contract Scala Developer (Scala/ Akka / Play)

Senior Contract Scala Developer (Scala/ Akka / Play)


6 moths

Job title Senior Contract Scala Developer (Scala/ Akka / Play)
Contract type: Contract
Location Amsterdam
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: €80-90/ph
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Reference: PGSCADAM
Contact name: Patrick Gallagher
Contact email:
Published: December 20, 2019 10:12

Job Description

My client is looking for a senior software engineer to join them for a 6month contract

starting from January (extensions reviewed towards the end of the 6 months).

Rates between €80-90 an hour.


  • The role

You’ll be working to help evolve, develop and grow out this company's highly-performant and high-traffic systems.

This company is looking for someone who thrives in an Agile environment.

You’ll get the chance to work on high-availability servers

This is a Scala focused role, but experience with other JVM languages is highly valued.

If you’re a developer who wants to immerse themselves in an industrious and innovative environment and work with arguably one of the largest e-commerce sites in the world, then this is a role for you. They are a company that has transformed how people shop online is looking to expand its team in the new year and is looking for like-minded developers who value cutting edge tech and refinement to join them in their Amsterdam offices from the start of next year.  If you enjoy working in an environment that emphasises the importance of collaborative working, maintains focus on your personal growth, and believes in staying up to date with the most modern technologies, then this is a company and role that will let you flourish as a developer.

  • The requirements.

A strong professional background in Scala

Experience with Akka / Play is favorable

Experience with Cassandra 

A desire to work with the most modern tech (DevOps/AI/ML)

Experience with either Unix or Linux

Flexible with design patterns and algorithms