Scala BigData Developer

Scala BigData Developer

Job Title: Scala BigData Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gdansk, Poland
Salary: PLN 12,000 - 20,000 gross
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SigTech#136
Contact Name: Carl Woodbridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2018 10:21

Job Description

Job Description

Job Description


The Company -

Signify Technology are currently working with a fantastic FinTech organisation who are currently going through an exciting expansion period within their development teams. Scala is becoming increasingly popular resulting in it now being one of the main backend programming languages for a number of current and upcoming projects. You will join a European team of experienced Engineers all sharing the same programming passions whilst working for a fantastic company brand. Excellent progression opportunities making this a perfect chance to join a company that will always be looking to push you to better yourself and expand your technical abilities and knowledge.


The Project -

You will be working on large volumes of data on all aspects of the development life-cycle including testing, development, maintain and evaluating new solutions with the clients platform. You will be assessing business challenges on a daily basis and looking to resolve them using cutting edge technologies which will include an interesting selection of Big Data tools. You must have experience working with high volumes of data in a commercial environment as well as extensive programming experience with either Scala or Java within an Agile environment. You will work closely with a variety of software engineers, QA’s and product teams to ensure software is delivered in a continuous delivery environment e.g. Hadoop. Automation processes are key within the environment ensuring they are reliable and repeatable.


Skills -

•             Excellent knowledge of Backend development with 3+ years commercial experience

•             Minimum of 2 years programming with Scala

•             Hugely beneficial to have commercial experience with Big Data tools such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Hive etc

•             Good knowledge of Scala (coding excerises with Coursera)

•             Commercial experience using JIRA, Bamboo,  Bitbucket, Git

•             Experience working on high volumes of data projects

•             Excellent understanding of Agile methodology principles

•             Good problem solving skills

•             Excellent communication skills


Nice to Haves -

•             Test Automation framework experience

•             Python programming knowledge

•             Experience with configuration management tools – Puppet, Ansible etc