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Contract Scala (Akka/Play) Developer - Amsterdam - €85-€95 per hour


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Job title Contract Scala (Akka/Play) Developer - Amsterdam - €85-€95 per hour
Contract type: Contract
Location Amsterdam
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: €85 - €95 per hour
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Reference: CT/SCA/DAM
Contact name: Jack Clement
Contact email:
Published: April 9, 2020 10:01

Job Description

Contract Scala (Akka/Play) Developer - Amsterdam - €85-€95 per hour

Signify Technology are working with one of the largest eCommerce companies, who are a household name worldwide. For over a decade they have been revolutionising the way to shop online. They are now looking to expand their world-class technology team in Amsterdam.  

With several different large e-commerce website held by this group, they are looking to merge multiple of their platforms based in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands. By valuing disruption in a positive way, looking to upskill and innovate consistently they are managing to create a progressive platform.

As a Scala Developer you will be joining the core platform team within a 'start-up like environment' as you would be working in a small team and will be working alongside like-minded individuals on this vast scale project.

Once the current project has been completed there is a high chance of extension and the opportunity to begin working on a greenfield project. 

The Role 

  • Creating scalable applications
  • Scale the solution and support the beta launch
  • Build an engaging relationship with the users
  • Keep on developing the product based on feedback 
  • Bring new ideas to continually develop


Skills & Experience

  • Skilled Scala Developer
  • Previous Java background is beneficial but not required
  • Ability to develop highly scalable platforms
  • Utilise DevOps tools such as; Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins 
  • Professional knowledge of Cassandra 
  • Advocate for Agile including TDD and BDD
  • Based in The Netherlands is preferable - alternatively willing to relocate quickly


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