Scala Developer - Contract

Scala Developer - Contract


6 months

Job title Scala Developer - Contract
Contract type: Contract
Location London
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: Up to £650 per day
Contact name: Shannon Goddard-Rable
Contact email:
Published: May 3, 2018 3:20

Job Description

The company

Signify Technology are working with a fresh and innovative tech company based in Central London, who are looking for a Lead/Senior Scala Engineer to embark on a 6 month contract with them. Their engineering team are technology enthusiasts, who are looking for a like-minded Scala evangelist to join the team and contribute towards the development of the flagship consumer platform.


The role

You'll be working to understand, solve and improve complex problems to ensure the platform is cutting edge and customer centric. Along with this, you'll use your functional programming skills to collaborate with the team and continuously work towards building a resilient, scalable application.


The skill set

  • Ability to write high quality, clean Scala code
  • Utilise functional programming skills in Cats, Scalaz and Shapeless to build applications
  • Understanding and implementation of test driven development methodologies
  • Commercial knowledge of deploying applications into AWS
  • Professional experience with NoSQL databases eg MongoDB, Cassandra
  • In-depth understanding of API design principles and best practices
  • Experience working in a fully functional environment
  • Led and mentored different levels of technical skills