Scala Developer

  • Job Reference: BBBH146859
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Experis UK
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £550 to £660 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Scala Developer (functional programming)
6 month contract

Inside IR35
£665 p/d
Required onsite in Osterley - Ideally 1-2 days per week

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop excellent quality software using agile techniques such as Test Driven Development and Pair Programming
  • Take an active role in Story definition, assisting QAs and business stakeholders with Acceptance criteria
  • Help the team choose the best solution and technologies for the task in hand
  • Take a pro-active role with production issues and release management
  • Contribute to the technical direction of the team
  • Strive for continuous improvement within the team

What you'll bring

  • Solid commercial experience as a Senior Scala developer
  • Strong TDD/BDD and unit testing skills
  • Strong experience of Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Passion for Agile software delivery and pair programming best practices
  • Familiarity with continuous integration and delivery practices
  • Background in software development for high traffic, high availability large scale backend systems
  • Background in monitoring tools such as Grafana/Prometheus etc
  • Enthusiasm/aptitude for learning new skills and practices

Technologies / Skills Sought:

  • Expert Scala
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • CATS
  • AWS
  • Akka / Akka HTTP
  • Kafka
  • TDD / BDD
  • RESTful web services
  • Agile Best Practices
  • Architectural/Integration Design Patterns

Beneficial skills

  • Cloud based delivery of services
  • Git
  • Linux
  • Gradle
  • CI Build systems (Hudson/Jenkins)
  • Elk Stack

If you feel like your skills match the above spec, then please submit your CV and we will be in touch!