Scala Developer - Online Property Platform

GCS Recruitment Specialists Ltd
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Scala Developer - Online Property Platform


Scala, Akka, Play, PostgreSQL

Up to £90,000 + Benefits

I am currently recruiting for a Scala Developer for an online property platform client of mine based in Central London.

Company Background

A group of tech focussed, business savvy professionals building an investment property platform. It's fast paced, open environment where you as a developer can add your stamp onto the platform. A relatively flat structure means the right candidate will have the ability to work alongside the tech lead and architect to build the platform. Tech Stack - Scala, Akka, Play, PostreSQL,

Required Skills & Attitude

  • Demonstrable professional working experience in Scala ideally using Akka & Play frameworks.
  • Experience with microservices architecture
  • Experience with AWS and it infrastructure components.
  • A deep understanding of strongly-typed functional programming principles in Scala or Haskell
  • Experience using relational coding databases like PostgreSQL.
  • Demonstrable understanding of high quality and testing practices.
  • A strong understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery practices.
  • An appetite to learn new technologies and a drive for continual improvement.

Main Responsibilities

  • Deliver the back end software.
  • Solving complex problems using the most appropriate polyglot architecture.
  • Using the latest technologies and tools on modern hardware at scale.
  • Working on challenging and varied business domains.
  • Developing your technical understanding to support and build your career.

This is a brilliant opportunity to work within a really focussed, energetic company, build great software and have fun doing so.

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