Scala Developer

United Kingdom
85000 - 100000 per annum + competitive
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 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, Multi-threading, 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, decision-making, communicative and creative skills are essential. Strong academic degree in either Computer Science or Engineering from a well-respected university. Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. - provided by Dice AGILE, BDD, CLOJURE, COMPUTER SCIENCE, DEGREE, HADOOP, HASKELL, HBASE, JMS, KANBAN, SCALA, TDD