Scala/Kotlin Backend Developer
Scala/Kotlin Backend Developer - £650/ day - Outside IR35 - fully remote - initially 6 months
I am looking for a number of Scala/Kotlin Backend Developers to work on a fully remote contract for an initial 6 months but this a multiple year programme. This will be paying £650/day outside IR35.
Working for a £50M turn over business that is in the midst of a digital revolution and wide scale adoption of IoT technology. You will be working on high value use cases for our customers that require the development and integration of machine learning modules and integration with IoT platforms.
Please see the role overview below, if this looks a good fit for your skills and you are able to take a contact in the new year please send your CV with full contact details for consideration.
How our engineering team works:
We use a modern technology stack: Angular with Typescript in the frontend, Scala and Kotlin in the backend, Cloud SQL as database, dockerized deployments on a Kubernetes Cluster, hosted on Google Cloud
We work in a fast-paced environment: We rely on a LESS / SCRUM-based workflow, push to release every 2 weeks, deploy with high automated test coverage, and monitor constantly
We are an international team and communicate in English only
We work fully remotely as a team and plan to continue it also past Corona times
You can master the latest technologies and you are versatile with modern languages, tools, and workflows
You want to build great products for customers, instead of moving tickets to Done
Experienced with SQL databases and efficient query design
You have at least 3 years experience in developing Java/Scala/Kotlin and feel comfortable with functional reactive programming (FRP)
You know the type level stack and libraries like doobie jdbc, cats and monix are not foreign to you
You are familiar with the Spring Framework and projects like Spring Boot, Spring Integration and Spring Cloud
You know most of the protocols such as HTTP, REST, gRPC, MQTT and OAuth 2.0 and you know how to implement modern APIs with it
Nice to have:
You have been processing data at scale (e.g. using InfluxDB, Cassandra, Kafka, Hadoop and/or MongoDB)
You have experience with machine learning, real time analytics and optimization
You know how to operate and distribute Docker containers in a Kubernetes cluster
You are a cloud native developer and experienced with services like BigQuery, CloudSQL, Cloud Functions, Cloud Data Flow and/or its equivalent services in AWS and AzurePeople Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas