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Senior Scala Developer - Akka / Akka HTTP - Manchester or Remote UK

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  • Job title Senior Scala Developer - Akka / Akka HTTP - Manchester or Remote UK
    Contract type: Permanent
    Industry: Software Engineering
    Salary: £85,000
    Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
    Reference: 2021ScalaDevManchesterDL
    Contact name: Daniel Lawson
    Contact email:
    Published: October 17, 2020 7:01

    Job Description

    ​​Scala Developer / Akka / Akka HTTP 


    Manchester/Remote (Must be UK based)


    £75,000 - £85,000 + Benefits per annum

    2 stage interview process

    Immediate start

    The Company

    Signify Technology is currently partnered with an exciting SaaS tech company based in Central Manchester who is seeking Scala Developers to start ASAP. They have built a platform that sets out to disrupt the e-commerce mobile experience. They have already partnered with some huge brands in the UK and due to their success, are now branching out to the European e-commerce market. This hire will play a key role in the future success of the business.


    The plan is to stay working from home for the foreseeable future, however they are taking a pragmatic approach to the entire
    situation and closely following the government guidelines regarding working from an office. They are willing to consider all candidates on their own individual preferences/requirements provided they meet the technical requirements of the role.


    The Role

    You will be joining a small but talented team. Although you will be mostly coding in Scala, the team are made up of polyglot engineers across two or more disciplines. You will be working closely with the senior team and CTO to develop new ideas and turn vision into working software.



    Key Skills

    ·      Commercial Scala experience

    ·      TDD & BDD

    ·      Continuous Integration / Deployment

    ·      Development of microservices and serverless solutions using AWS

    ·      Akka / Akka HTTP

    ·      Strong communication skills both written and verbal in English



     ·      E-Commerce and/or Fintech experience

    ·      Experience with the Lightbend Reactive Platform (Scala, Akka & Play)

    ·      Based in Manchester or the North West of England


     Interested?  Send your CV for immediate consideration.

     Please note this client is unable to offer visa sponsorship