Software Engineer Scala/Spark

Software Engineer Scala/Spark

Job Title: Software Engineer Scala/Spark
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: EC-LDN-2
Contact Name: Elisha Camilleri
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2018 15:00

Job Description

The Company

Our client is working on an incredible platform which tackles challenges that face humanity. They are looking for Software Engineers to join their team in London and transform data into answers which will advance health and science for the better. You will be contributing to human advancement by making revolutionary discoveries alongside an amazing team. The right person for this position should have commercial Scala experience, a keen interest in using Big Data technologies and have a positive and collaborative mindset whilst working within a fast-paced environment

The Role

  • You will be building cloud-based applications
  • Delivering high-quality software by working closely with product managers and data scientists
  • Building solid API’s
  • Heavy focus on TDD and pair programming

The right person should...

  • Know Agile practices
  • Be interested in Big Data technologies
  • Love learning new technologies and have an enthusiastic approach to their work

Skills and Experience

  • Commercial Scala experience or Java but must have some knowledge or a general interest in using Scala
  • Experience with SQL databases
  • An advocate of TDD and CI
  • Experience with Big Data technologies (such as Spark or Hadoop)
  • If no commercial experience with Big Data and keen interest
  • Kafka

Get in touch if you would like to find out more about this position, I’d love to hear from you!