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Scala Engineer

London, United Kingdom

Salary

Β£65K - 80K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Scala
  • Kafka
  • Cassandra
  • SQL
  • TDD
  • AWS

Benefits & perks

    To sum it up...

    Build products with Scala, for over for 30-Million daily users!

    Role overview

    A great chance to join an established and respected tech company, that is looking for engineers to help grow out new functions within the business. Build global systems at scale that are used by 30 million users, in over 22 countries around the world 🌎

    We're looking for a Scala software engineer to join our team in London to develop high quality and scalable systems!

    Responsibilities

    • Engineer and implement highly scalable systems.
    • Define our development environment, and communicate the best development practices within the organisation (i.e. code reviews, testing, etc).
    • Our technology stack is Scala, Spark, Asynchronous APIs with Finagle, AWS, Kinesis, DynamoDB and Postgres, Airflow and EMR, TeamCity/Travis/Spinnaker
    • Continuously monitor the quality of our systems, design measurements to monitor their health (both the engineering systems and data quality).
    • Keep on top of the latest and greatest developments in the distributed systems, the cloud, and data science fields.
    • Work with our Data Science, Product and UX teams, as well as driving product development.

    Requirements

    • Computer Science Degree
    • You’re fluent in multiple development languages (static and dynamic), and interested in learning more. Experience in Java or Scala is beneficial, but not needed.
    • You have a deep understanding of systems design, algorithms, and data structures.
    • Cloud experience: AWS, Google Cloud, or any proprietary clouds.
    • You have worked with or a have an interest in distributed computing technologies.

    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

    Β£65K - 80K

    Contract type

    Full time

    Technologies & frameworks

    • Scala
    • Kafka
    • Cassandra
    • SQL
    • TDD
    • AWS

    Benefits & perks

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