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Scala Developer Java 8 - Sports Data

Job Title: Scala Developer Java 8 - Sports Data
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/10038/A/KS/040917_1504511528
Contact Name: Java Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Scala Developer / Java Software Engineer (Java 8 JVM AWS Scala Low Latency Messaging). Start-up sports data technology division within a global media giant is seeking a passionate technologist. As part of an elite development team you will design and develop backend functionality for a highly complex sports data and live streaming platform.

Most of the work is Greenfield development; as a Scala Developer you'll be working on complex and interesting technical projects, delivering live data with extremely low latency through to a global client base including betting companies and major broadcasters worldwide.

The technology stack is based on Scala, Java 8, Kafka and AWS. You'll be working in a collaborative, technology driven environment - with the opportunity to contribute to technology decisions and product strategy.

This Scala Developer role presents an excellent opportunity to contribute to the success of this start-up venture that has the secure backing of much larger company. New offices based in West London with a bright and spacious working environment and outside space used for meetings / breakouts.

*Passion for technology with an "engineering mindset" - strong analysis and problem solving abilities
*Strong knowledge of core Java
*Scala development experience (could be non-commercial as long as you have used Java 8 and have an interest in functional programming)
*Full lifecycle development experience with a good knowledge of software architecture
*Excellent communication skills, collaborative team player

As a Scala Developer you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £70k) plus benefits including pension, private medical care, subsidised gym plus more.

Send your CV or call for a confidential discussion about this Scala Developer opportunity.