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Senior Scala Developer

Job title Senior Scala Developer
Contract type: Permanent
Location London
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: Up to £90K
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Reference: JB/LDN/03
Contact name: Jordan Black
Contact email:
Published: July 1, 2020 2:33

Job Description

Senior Scala Developer - London - £80-90k


I am partnered with a company based in a business district in West London. They are a global leader in Sports, Events, Media, and Fashion. The role will see you play a vital part in the Sports Data Development team. You will be a Senior Developer in a motivated and energetic team, you will be happy to collaborate and mentor those around you.  You will drive further development of the current platform, in order to distribute low-latency, highly reliable, sporting data to the substantial customer base.


They LOVE sports and hope that you do too.


Requirements :


  • Extensive commercial experience using Scala
  • You strive for the very best quality and engineering excellence
  • You are a proven Technical Leader and Mentor
  • You are able to take ownership of complex technical issues
  • Strong experience across various JVM technologies - Akka, Hazlecast, etc
  • Relational databases - Postgres, ideally
  • You have worked with cloud services - AWS, ideally
  • Built pipelines and continuous deployment models
  • Scaled software architecture globally
  • A natural problem solver with an eye for design
  • Expert in object orientated design
  • Easily consumed and robust web services
  • Http Principles
  • API design