Scala Developer (Permanent, Central Europe)

Posted 4 April by MW recruitment Easy Apply Featured

Scala Developer (Permanent, Central Europe)

Our client, a leading global investment bank, is seeking an experienced Scala or Java/C# Developer to join it’s treasury team based in Central Europe as a Scala Developer.

Treasury is responsible for managing the key resources of capital, balance sheet, funding and liquidity providing the bank, its businesses and other stakeholders, such as regulatory authorities, with key information, policies, standards, metrics and methodologies. The team works with business partners, customers, regulators and other stakeholders to ensure the bank’s financial resources are managed safely and commercially on behalf of the shareholders

Responsibilities:

  • Develop new functionality for the MEE (Model Execution Engine) platform. New features are required to support expanding modelling requirements and new data sources.
  • Take ownership of developed items from discussing requirements with users, through build, automated test coverage and into the delivery pipeline to ensure quality is maintained throughout the process
  • Maintain existing code base of the MEE, ensuring existing functionality continues to work and quality is maintained or improved where such opportunities exist
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to more junior developers as and when required
  • Work with users, business analysts and development leads to ensure requirements for stories are well-understood and feasible
  • Participate in Agile Sprint ceremonies - in particular, be involved in the estimating and committing process as well as open and transparent demonstrations of delivered items
  • Contribute to the DevOps initiatives of the team by being involved in the delivery pipeline right through the production

Essential Skills:

  • Scala Development: Strong, demonstrable, software development experience in Scala OR very strong experience in Java/C# with the desire to progress onto Scala development
  • Experience of dealing with stakeholders throughout the lifecycle of stories - i.e. discussing requirements through to signing off testing
  • RESTful interface development

Desirable Skills:

  • Akka development
  • Knowledge of Spark
  • Knowledge of Hadoop/HDFS Experience with working in a distributed team is highly desirable
  • Experience working in Agile environment
  • Knowledge of tools like GIT, TeamCity

This is superb opportunity for you to improve your development skills and experience within a new culture and environment. If you are currently a Java/C# Developer and a wanting to learn Scala, this could also be an excellent opportunity for you.

Please contact us immediately for more information.

Required skills

  • C#
  • Java
  • Software Development
  • Scala

Reference: 34820764

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