Scala Developer - ScalaJS / ReactJS - Investment Banking

  • Salary:£700 pd
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Contract, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash GmbH
  • Updated on:23 Jun 19

Scala Developer - ScalaJS / ReactJS - Investment Banking

For this reputable banking organisation we are looking for a Scala Developer. With award-winning mobile banking apps and trading systems, their technology platforms help the Bank deliver high quality products to clients.

You will be developing a Scala / ScalaJS / ReactJS web app to manage high value structured transactions. You will work full stack and be responsible for all aspects of development from defining a simple user experience, through to deployment.

The tech stack is lightweight and changeable, favouring small libraries to do specific jobs, rather than big frameworks. The server is written in a functional style of Scala. The client is composed of small ReactJS components, written in ScalaJS.

You will play a key part in defining the technical direction for future products and services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working with the business to create valuable products
  • Writing robust, well tested software
  • Producing simplicity in code and user experience

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Real world experience using Scala or other functional language or experience in Java and evidence to demonstrate you are committed to learning Scala
  • Experience in Test Driven Development (TDD), Unit Testing, Acceptance Testing and Pair Programming
  • A desire to work in an agile team on weekly deliveries and to work with the business to define the product