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Senior Scala Engineer - Remote UK

Job title Senior Scala Engineer - Remote UK
Location Remote
Reference: 5355
Contact name: Susan Barrance
City: Remote
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Published: March 13, 2023 12:32

Job Description

Senior Scala Engineer - Remote UK

Up to £120,000 + Benefits

Signify Technology is partnered with one of the first players in the Blockchain Infrastructure Security space currently looking for a new Senior Scala Developer to join their well-established backend team in the UK.

The Role:

  • Design and develop scalable, high-performance, and fault-tolerant systems using functional programming principles and Typelevel libraries.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and deploy new features and services.
  • Develop and maintain Kafka-based data processing pipelines and real-time streaming applications.
  • Build and maintain Kubernetes-based microservices and containerized applications.
  • Work with cloud technologies (AWS, GCP) to deploy, scale, and monitor applications and infrastructure.
  • Write clean, maintainable, and testable code, and ensure code quality through code reviews, unit testing, and automated testing.
  • Mentor junior engineers and promote best practices in software development.


  • At least 5 years of experience in software development, with a focus on Scala.
  • Experience in functional programming and Typelevel libraries such as Cats, Cats Effect, htt4s, doobie, fs2, etc.
  • Proficiency in Kafka
  • Experience in Kubernetes-based microservices and containerized applications.
  • Familiarity with cloud technologies (AWS, GCP) and their respective APIs.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Experience mentoring and coaching junior engineers.

If you are a passionate Senior Scala Engineer with a strong background in functional programming, please reach out with an updated CV and the best time to be contacted