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Senior Scala developer (London based)

Job title Senior Scala developer (London based)
Contract type: Permanent
Location United Kingdom
Workplace type: Hybrid
Reference: 7635
Contact name: Ike Feehi
City: London
Contact email:
Published: October 25, 2023 4:50

Job Description

Scala Developer


London- Hybrid

We are working exclusively alongside an exciting and rapidly growing media startup based in the heart of London. They are dedicated to changing the landscape of media by delivering innovative, engaging content to our audience. The team is passionate about pushing the boundaries and creating a dynamic, collaborative work environment.


They are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Scala Developer to join there dynamic team. As a Scala Developer, you will play a pivotal role in creating high-quality solutions for their media platform, while also leading and coaching a team of talented developers.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and maintain innovative media-related applications in Scala.
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to writing clean, maintainable, and testable code.
  • Lead and mentor a team of developers, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
  • Utilize Scala, Cats, and Akka to build robust, scalable systems.
  • Embrace the fast-paced and dynamic nature of a startup company, contributing to its growth and success.


  • Strong hands-on experience with Scala, Cats, and Akka.
  • Proven track record of writing clean code and promoting best practices.
  • Excellent leadership and coaching skills, with a passion for team development.
  • A positive and adaptable attitude suited for the challenges and opportunities of a startup environment.
  • An innovative mindset with a creative approach to problem-solving.
  • Exceptional communication skills and a collaborative spirit.