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Freelance Scala Developer

  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Berlin Friedrichshain
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: RT98043
  • Sector: Glocomms, Software Development & Architecture
  • Date posted: 01/05/2018
Scala Developer

Glocomms is currently working with an impressive Software company based in Paris, specialising in real-time data virtualisation to provide organisations with the ability to make instant, well-informed decision. We believe the breadth and volume of data available today should be easily accessible to all.

Key Responsibilities
  • Design and build new features for our platform from scratch
  • Apply best Software Engineering Practices and Design Patterns on the day-to-day development tasks
  • Maintain and optimize existing features and services for performance and stability
  • Research technologies for on-demand needs and requirements of the core product
  • Find and resolve issues with the platform in close communication with our delivery and project teams
  • Work with our Architects to build Amazing Software Components that are part of the next generation Data Virtualization and Business Intelligence Platform
  • Work together with different people from the company of varying technical levels such as Product Owners and Project Managers
Skills and Requirements
  • 5+ years experience in Java and/or Scala
  • Knowledge of the Java platform, including JVM, building tools(Maven/SBT), JUnit and other Testing Frameworks.
  • Solid in experience with Relational Database Management Systems, such as Oracle, MS-SQL Server, Teradata.
  • Experience developing Restful Applications within the Java Platform, Preferably with Play! FrameworkEager to work with State-of-the-Art JVM languages, such as Scala and Java 8
  • Experience with Message Brokers, such as RabbitMQ, Active MQ,
  • Kafka or similar technologies
  • Functional Programming Skills, either with Java 8 or Scala
  • Solid understanding of Restful Principles
  • Eager to work with new and cutting-edge technologies
  • Degree in computer science or comparable Software Industry
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Hive, Hadoop or Spark is a big plus
 If you are interested in this position please submit your CV to Robert.Thompson(@)