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Senior Scala Engineer

Job title Senior Scala Engineer
Location London
Reference: 5023
Contact name: Ella Hughes
City: London
Contact email:
Published: January 20, 2023 2:32

Job Description

Senior Scala Engineer | £80,000- £94,000 | London – 1 day a week

I’m currently working with a super exciting FinTech company based in London that are experiencing solid growth and are now utilising a £200 million investment to scale the company and the product. This is a great opportunity to join a cross-functional squad and work closely with Frontend, Mobile & Test Engineers to improve and create app features.

What you’ll be doing:
  • Develop a global microservice architecture, influencing the direction of essential services and build tools
  • Collaborate effectively with teams, utilising both tech stacks of Akka HTTP and Typelevel
  • Partner with frontend, mobile, test engineers and Product Manager to build new features across apps
  • Work with WA to build, test, release and monitor work
  • Regularly be involved in pair programming, TDD and peer reviewing for resilient releases to global services
About you:
  • Strong programming background in Scala (Akka HTTP/Cats/Cats Effect/Http4s/Circe)
  • Experience with AWS, Kubernetes, working in a TDD environment and Spinnaker
  • Effective communication and collaborative approach to work
This is an opportunity to join a hugely successful company, with a fantastic team of diverse and exceptional people.

If you’re interested in hearing more about the above role, please reach out (apply here or email with an up-to-date CV and the best time to be contacted.