SCALA Developer

Job Reference Number: 3065
Recruitment Consultant: Tim Wearing

SCALA Developer

£35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
2 days a week in the office – flexible to suit

Central Manchester

This well-established and fast-growing tech business headquartered in the heart of Manchester are looking for a Software Developer who wants to take on a wider Technical role and become a ‘polyglot’ developer. With a global network of offices, the company are continuing to grow and are able to offer a range of progression opportunities to more advanced levels including data science.

You will be working in a very close team who are more like a family than a group of developers.  Sharing, collaborating and problem solving collectively; you will be at the core of the team, with other like-minded developers.  You will be mentored by an experienced developer to become an expert.

Developer responsibilities:

  • Cutting-edge development
  • Contribute directly to the architectural roadmap of the products
  • Running stand-ups and assisting with sprint planning
  • Deputising for senior members
  • Assisting and guiding Junior developers
  • Pro-actively contribute to the DevOps mentality
  • Developing complex RESTful API’s

Skills required:

  • At least 2 years’ experience as a software developer
  • 1 year developing in SCALA, Akka frameworks
  • A natural desire to want to learn new technologies and put these in to practice

Desirable skills (or can be learnt on the job!):

  • MongoDB, RabbitMQ
  • Worked in a cloud native environment – Containerisation / Kubernetes
  • Other tech being used that will be an advantage: Python, NodeJS
  • CI/CD methodologies

Personal attributes:

  • You will be a communicator, open minded
  • Team player who people want to collaborate with
  • An aspiration to grow and develop in a tech business


  • Regular pay reviews
  • 10% time dedicated to personal development, some of which may be implemented in the business
  • Flexible hours
  • Annual trips abroad for conferences
  • Regular team socials
  • Premium City Centre offices

Please apply here or call Tim Wearing for an initial, informal conversation.

Job Information

Job Reference: BH-3065
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: 2 days a week in the office to suit
Salary From: £35000
Salary To: £50000
Job Industries: Tech & Digital
Job Locations: Manchester
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Scala Developer

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