SCALA Developer

Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits

Contact: Tim Wearing at 01618261120 or apply directly using the form
quoting Job Reference No. 2138

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 into 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 Center offices

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

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