Scala Developer

ISL Recruitment
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mid-Level Scala Developer - Scala, AKKA, SaaS

Salary paying up to £60,000 + Benefits

Scala Developer experienced with AKKA and SaaS knowledge required to join a pioneering online events company that provides a video and webinar platform for marketers and business professionals on a global scale.

The required Engineer should have experience in Scala and functional programming, which will involve streaming media and cloud technologies among other languages and tools used.

This role will require hands-on experience not only with coding but with all the software development life cycle including version control, automated testing, CI, and deployment.


* At least 5 years' experience of working with Scala.
* Excellent Functional Design and Functional Programming skills.
* Exposure to key supporting technologies such as AKKA.
* Proven experience of working in teams in the successful delivery of complex, performant and high quality products.
* Self-starter who can own functional components.
* Excellent spoken and written communication skills. (English first language, or equivalent level).
* The ability to write clear, concise defect reports and technical docs.
* Knowledge of SaaS (Software as a Service) environments, hosted solutions and API based solutions.
* A sound understanding of using RESTful web APIs (and HTTP) underpinning the ability to translate API tech.
* Experience in Linux Containerisation (docker, etc..)
* Working with XML and JSON including parsing, asserting / matching and extracting.
* A degree in Computer Science or equivalent.


* Good understanding of Jira & Confluence
* Testing of microservices built using AWS. Creating and deploying to test environments built on cloud platforms.
* Working with messaging systems such as RabbitMQ and Amazon SQS
* Working with both relational and non-relational datastore solutions and services such as MySql, Amazon RDS and RedShift
* Setting up and working with Docker based applications and environments

If you are looking to be part of a global an award winning technology team, who are in aggressive growth mode at the then please send an updated CV to or call Alix on .

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.