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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary 🚀

Principal Scala Developer

London, United Kingdom

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Scala
  • Lead Developer
  • JVM

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To sum it up...

Calculate your credit score with Scala - taking your finances to the next level.

Role overview

💰We want to help everyone manage their finances better. 💰 We launched in July 2015 and now have over 8 million users in the UK and have launched globally. 🌍 We expect to reach 10 million in 2019 and offer even more services to our users.

We like to try new things and at our core, is a passion for our user’s experience. Because of that we have won awards for innovation, the design of our product and our use of technology. 💡 It’s a great start, but we have bold ambitions and that’s why we want you to join us.

We work in an Agile faction model and your responsibility will be the Principal Lead for the Scala teams. You will have advanced open source back end development skills, primarily in Scala and will also help design ✍️ our microservices architecture pattern. The team has a huge amount to deliver, so as you will be able to individually contribute to the API integration in our platform.

The Principal Scala Developer will be able to mentor, educate junior members of the team and drive our technology platform forward ➡️ We require people who are self-starters, are able to handle communications with our C-Level/Stakeholder members and deliver high-quality, performant code at speed.

Location

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, situated in the South East of the island. The world's largest financial centre, London is also often referred to the culture capital of the world. The city is well-known for its heritage, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, and the historic settlement of Greenwich. London Underground is the oldest urban railway network in the world.

Technology workers in London earn 60pc more than the city average, with the figure even higher for foreign born workers, who earned 28pc more than their British counterparts in tech jobs. London can be considered as a center for professional relocation. Furthermore, there are over 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies' headquarters in London.

The city is famous for unpredictable weather. For instance, it could be cold, warm and rainy in one day and it’s often the topic of conversation across the city.

Did you know...

  • 2.5M people, one third of Londoners, are foreign born
  • 40% of Greater London is green space
Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Scala
  • Lead Developer
  • JVM

Interested in seeing this company work? Contribute to their Open Source.

View All Issues

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