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Senior Scala Developer

Job title Senior Scala Developer
Location Ash
Reference: 2289
Contact name: Joe Yakiah
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Published: November 1, 2021 1:56

Job Description

Senior Scala Developer (UK Remote)
upto £90,000

My client is a fast-growth SaaS provider primarily within the UK social care market. Their primary product helps carers to deliver the best care outcomes for those they assist, by eliminating time-consuming paperwork and lowering the risk of medicine mismanagement via Android, iOS and web-based services.

You will 
design, build, release, manage and support software and applications that are crucial parts of the physical care being given to tens of thousands of vulnerable people across the UK.

You will:

  • Design, develop, test and deliver well engineered code, collaborating with Product to ensure that they are releasing value early and often
  • Work closely with the existing team – reviewing code, discussing solutions and being involved in refinement sessions
  • Drive continuous improvement through code reviews, system design to ensure that all code is clean, consistent and secure
  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of development languages, frameworks, tools and design patterns
  • Promptly escalate issues that affect product delivery and quality
  • Maintain and manage our Continuous Integration and Delivery pipelines and tooling
  • Have a passion to learn and continually improve

You have:

  • 3+ years' experience of commercial Scala development
    • Strong knowledge of Scala and functional programming
    • Experience of Play or other Scala web frameworks
    • You write clean, testable code and expect others to do the same
    • Experience with Netty and Akka or other non-blocking, multi-threaded IO libraries
    • Experience with Git
    • Experience using MySQL and Elasticsearch
    • Awareness and passion for working in an agile environment
    • Experience of modern web and server-side RESTful development
    • Experience of developer testing approaches
If you are intersted in hearing more about the role, please reach out to me via email