Senior Scala Engineer

Senior Scala Engineer

Job Title: Senior Scala Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sardinia, Italy
Salary: Up to €60,000 dependant on experience
Reference: SE1017AS
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 06, 2018 09:14

Job Description

Software Engineer

Sardinia, Italy 


The Company

Signify Technology are working with a fintech company based in the beautiful, sunny Sardinia, Italy. Their main language that they use is Scala on the back-end. Our client is looking for someone with strong engineering experience whether that be in Java, JVM or Scala. You must be an EU citizen and eligible to work in Italy and you must also be willing to relocate to Sardinia. 


The Project

They are looking for someone that can be part of a scrum development team. You are good at problem solving, code reviews and create architecture that is extremely testable. You’ll have the ability to deal with any faults that you may incur while developing their platform. As well as engineering, our client wants you to be able to help in mentoring junior developers to help guide them to increase their skills.



  • Strong engineering experience – about 3-5 years’
  • Strong experience with either Java or JVM, commercial Scala experience is highly desirable
  • BS or MS in a related field
  • Behavioural Testing
  • ScalaTest
  • Scrum and User Stories
  • CI
  • Good communication skills with the team – written and verbal
  • Microservice architecture


Desirable skills

  • Experience in the financial industry
  • Reliability
  • Experience with large scale systems 

Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it’s our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most. We Look forward to working with you.