Senior Scala Developer

  • Job Reference: 473423144-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Sky
  • Location: Isleworth, South East
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.

We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop highly performant, highly availability, fault tolerant systems that are packaged in containers and deployed on the cloud
  • Scale, manage and build tools to monitor them
  • Determine non-functional requirements and write NFTs
  • Take an active role in Story definition, assisting QAs and business stakeholders with Acceptance criteria
  • Help the team choose the best solution and technologies for the task in hand
  • Take a pro-active role with production issues and release management
  • Contribute to the technical direction of the team
  • Strive for continuous improvement within the team
  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Drive both technical and process excellence

Technologies / Skills Sought:

  • Expert Scala
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • AWS
  • Akka / Akka HTTP
  • Kafka
  • TDD / BDD
  • RESTful web services
  • Agile Best Practices
  • Architectural/Integration Design Patterns

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  • Private pension
  • MacBook
  • Flexible working (hybrid model)
  • Bonus scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Dental Insurance
  • Cycle to Work
  • Holiday Buy
30 minute interview.
90 minute interview (with tech test).
Scala, AkkaScala, Play, Java