Senior Back

Salary

Paying up to £100,000

Industry

Development

Job Type

Permanent

Location

London

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This is one of the largest digital wealth management companies in Europe. Around 20 developers with impressive professional backgrounds and skills. Involvement in big data, machine learning, open-source projects.

Environment? Very cool, techie, access to the latest gadgets, no dress code, mistake-driven learning.

Your role:
Scala is your mother tongues. You will work on greenfield projects, while also bring improvements to the existing software.

Responsibilities:
*Be able to understand the entire architecture and its different services and develop in alignment with it.
*Suggest improvements / solutions; e.g. at the level of scalability, integrity or maintainability.
*Write code of great quality, review it constructively – efficiency, quality and effectiveness.
*Be a mentor for the junior colleagues / new commers.
*Actively share your knowledge, promoting the best practices and helping the team perform better.

Requirements:
*BSc in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent
*More than 6 years of experience in software engineering
*Proficiency in Scala and familiarity with Python ES6/7, Shell scripting, DDD, TDD
*Proficiency in relational databases and SQL
*Fully understanding of microservices architectures, knowledge of event-sourced architectures is great
*Good knowledge of REST APIs and other API styles
*Understanding of data warehousing, data intensive applications and architectures (Spark, Hadoop distributions), data analytics and machine learning
*Previous experience within an Agile environment
*Experience in building modern web applications, with excellent user experience
*Previous experience with Akka, React, Webpack is a plus
*Generic understanding of devops side (AWS)
*Good understanding of delivery, preferably Concourse

About the company:
With more than 5 years of experience on the European market, our client is a top player within the Investment Industry, benefiting from large funds to continue innovating. Their investors have allocated more than £60mil so far. Would you invest your time in it?

Benefits & advantages:
*20% annual bonus
*Standard benefits
*Very nice office
*Excellent team

How to apply:
Curious to find out more? Just drop me an e-mail at ecaterinaa@jitr.co.uk and I am happy to discuss this context in detail. Sending your updated CV would save a lot of time.