Scala Developer

Charing Cross Station
£85000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
13 Nov 2017
16 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Scala Developer

A Scala Developer is required by an Investment Bank, based in the City of London, to join a global IT team, across five cities in three continents, responsible for the development of risk applications. As a Scala Developer you will be responsible for designing and delivering components for a robust, high scalability data transformation platform which focuses on cost savings through simplifying data manipulation.

Required skills:

Between 6 to 9 years of functional programming experience (preferably Scala)
Any exposure to Clojure, Haskell, F#, Hadoop technologies, HBase, Kafka, Impala, Zookeeper would be beneficial
At least 5 years of experience on Akka, Multithreading, JMS
Experience with mathematical modelling and simulation techniques within front office systems
Experience with TDD/BDD including test automation and mocking tools
Experience in SDLC phases and agile methodologies (Lean/Kanban)

You are required to interact with various business users such as traders, business analysts, architects, quantitative analysts and production support users, therefore strong problem solving, decisionmaking, communicative and creative skills are essential. Strong academic degree in either Computer Science or Engineering from a wellrespected university.

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