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Scala Software Engineer

London, United Kingdom

09 June, 2022

Compensation

£66K - 100K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Http4s
  • Cats
  • Scala
  • Cats Effect
  • AWS
  • Kafka
  • GCP

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Paid sick days
  • Paid leave
  • Holidays 25 paid holidays and a duvet day on your birthday
  • Paid medical, dental and vision premiums
Typelevel Stack Opportunity to work with a major renewable energy client at Radically Digital

Role overview

Scala Software Engineer

London


Radically Digital is a people-first consultancy building future-ready solutions using modern technologies that solve diverse challenges. We work with clients in a variety of sectors from telecoms/ broadband, fintech, NFTs, crypto, renewable energy, hospitality and more, located all around the globe. Our team has people from 25+ nationalities, speaking 26+ languages, with hybrid workplaces in London & Lisbon. We've grown from a small group of 7 at the start of the pandemic to 60+ across both offices and continuing to add RADs in the UK, Portugal and new locations in 2022.

You'll benefit from a fast-paced collaborative company culture, where you'll get an opportunity work on a variety of different projects. We use Agile Scrum methodologies and work in a cross-functional team across software developers, designers, product consultants etc. We offer L&D opportunities, impactful challenges and opportunities to progress your career based on your personal aspirations for development!

If you have experience in Scala and want to work in a team where you can make an impact from day one, then this role is just for you!

About You

As a Scala Software Engineer, you will have an opportunity to work with well known brands within the renewable energy and crypto spaces. You're adaptable, open-minded and professional in every interaction. You can break down complex technical topics and explain them to non-technical stakeholders. You have a consultative approach and a solution-orientated mindset. You take time to understand client needs, nurture their expectations and support them in finding the best solution to their problem.

What you'll do as Scala Software Engineer at RAD:

As we're a growing business, your responsibilities and priorities will vary but here are some of the key responsibilities you'll have from the start:

You will have a chance to work with a wide range of clients working on both greenfield and established projects. You'll be designing, creating, and maintaining Scala-based applications. You'll learn and adopt best practices while delivering high quality code. You will work as part of a cross functional team on one of our clients projects, providing technical insight and making an impact from day one.

Requirements

People are constantly learning and developing at RAD so we don't expect our candidates to come in being complete experts in what we do, but to show a genuine ambition to better themselves every day. If you don't meet all the requirements, please don't let that put you off from applying.

What's essential for the role:

  • Experience Scala (with a focus on the functional programming)
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as GCP and AWS
  • Experience with microservices
  • Agile Scrum experience

Additionally, it will be great if you meet most of the below:

  • Programming experience in Javascript/ Typescript
  • Typelevel Stack - Cats, Cats-Effect, http4s, FS2
  • Functional programming
  • Scala testing frameworks such as ScalaTest, Spec2, AkkaTestKit
  • Client facing, agency or consultancy experience
  • Work well in cross-functional teams with Business Analysts, Developers, Testers & Designers
  • Be hands-on, eager to learn and able to get stuck in – from coding to creative design, analysis, research or documentation
  • Ensure the security, efficiency, scalability of backend systems and services
  • Genuine interest and curiosity for all things digital across mobile, social and web

Benefits

What we offer

Competitive Salary - £58,000-£100,000 per annum (we'd be open to going a bit under or over depending on the level of experience)

Benefits including:

  • Flexible Hybrid Working
  • Private Health Insurance (including access to dental, optical, and musculoskeletal)
  • Enhanced Employer Pension contribution
  • Enhanced Maternity/ Paternity Leave
  • Company Share Options
  • Training Budget allowance & Access to L&D
  • Company Macbook Pro
  • Extensive Mental Health support through our Mental Health Initiative & Aviva
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 25 holiday days (In addition to 8 bank holidays)
  • WeWork office space with access to free drinks and food
  • Regular Socials (remote or in-person)


At RAD, we're committed to our team's diversity, learning and development and mental health and we want to make sure everyone is happy here + has a good work life balance. We take pride in the work we do and encourage collaboration rather than micromanagement. Check out our culture doc if you'd like a further sneak peak into what work life at RAD is like.


Scala Software Engineer Interview Process:

If you need this spec in a slightly different format or special accommodations within reason, please let us know!

  • Screen call with Lilly or Fliss from Talent Partnerships
  • Technical Interview - Paired programming in real-time
  • Founders chat with Bobby and/or Oli

Location

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, situated in the South East of the island. The world's largest financial centre, London is also often referred to the culture capital of the world. The city is well-known for its heritage, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, and the historic settlement of Greenwich. London Underground is the oldest urban railway network in the world.

Technology workers in London earn 60pc more than the city average, with the figure even higher for foreign born workers, who earned 28pc more than their British counterparts in tech jobs. London can be considered as a center for professional relocation. Furthermore, there are over 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies' headquarters in London.

The city is famous for unpredictable weather. For instance, it could be cold, warm and rainy in one day and it’s often the topic of conversation across the city.

Did you know...

  • 2.5M people, one third of Londoners, are foreign born
  • 40% of Greater London is green space
  • 50-249

Radically Digital is a people-first consultancy building future-ready solutions using modern technologies. We work with clients in a variety of sectors from telecoms/ broadband, fintech, NFTs, crypto, renewable energy, hospitality and more, located all around the globe. We are a diverse team (more than 25 nationalities, speaking 26+ languages), with hybrid workplaces in London & Lisbon. We've grown from a small group of 7 at the start of the pandemic to 60+ across both offices and continuing to add RADs in the UK, Portugal and new locations in 2023.

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Compensation

£66K - 100K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Http4s
  • Cats
  • Scala
  • Cats Effect
  • AWS
  • Kafka
  • GCP

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Paid sick days
  • Paid leave
  • Holidays 25 paid holidays and a duvet day on your birthday
  • Paid medical, dental and vision premiums

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