Scala Developer


£539 a day

We are looking for an experienced Scala Developer to join a blue chip organization in Worthing.

Key Tasks

Carrying out development activitiesTesting of productsAssisting the Team Leader in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completionCarrying out Operational activitiesCompletion of work allocated within agreed time, cost and quality criteria and providing progress reports on assigned work as requiredPrompt escalation of problems, issues and risks as necessaryManagement and control of problems and change within their area of responsibility

Experience Required

Open Source & Digital experience - the ability to pick up new tools, examples of which are all listed.Understanding of common web application architecturesExperience configuring and managing Linux servers for serving a dynamic websiteExperience debugging a complex multi-server serviceScripting or basic programming skillsFamiliarity with network protocols - TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL, etc.Installation and management of open source monitoring toolsConfiguration management tools like Puppet, ChefDeploying and configuring machines in a Cloud environmentUnderstanding of application deployment strategies and continuous integrationWorking within a product-centric environmentExperience of DevOps culture and working practicesExperience with Agile/Lean development methods, practices and techniquesSolid development experience preferably in Java/C#/HaskellExperience with continuous integration tool, such as JenkinsExperience administering web servers, application servers, and servlet containers, such as Nginx, Tomcat, NodeJs etcExperience testing and automated testing tools, such as Selenium, Gatling, Cucumber, GherkinExpert knowledge of Windows and Linux (Ubuntu) technologies and administration Familiar with common diagnostic methodologies, and the deployment and use of monitoring tools incl. Grafana, Kibana, Dashing, Google AnalyticsKnowledge and familiarity of relevant scripting languages, such as Python, JavaScript, Perl, Ant, Groovy, Ruby etcFamiliarity with NoSQL database design and administration such as MongoUbuntuIDE: IntelliJ, Sublime TextJS Libraries: AngularJs, jQuery, Grid Layout, Gulp, Grunt, Karma, GIT / GitHubAwareness of Open Source & Digital technologiesGood written and verbal communication skills, Problem solving and creativity skills, Honesty and Integrity, Eagerness to learn, Drive and energy, Professional appearanceAgile methodologyLateral thinking: generate innovative approaches and solutions to complex problems Pragmatism: delivery-focused, adaptable and responsiveInfluencing skills to drive change and continuous improvementSelf-starter with demonstrable career progression through personal initiativePassionate and energetic: ambitious, committed, drives immediacy and urgencyDemonstrable ability to learn new platforms and technologies quicklyStrong people skills and confident to engage with client

So if you are a Scala Developer looking for your next exciting contract please apply today!

This job was originally posted as

Posted by Global Technology Solutions Ltd, 16 May