Scala Developer - 6-18 Months Contract Dublin
Posted on Sep 25, 2019 by Modis
Scala Developer - 6-18 Months Contract Dublin.
My client a leading global name in their respected market is in urgent need of a talented and experienced Scala Developer to join them on a contract basis that will be initial 6 months with view to extend up to 18 months. My clients system is being constructed in Scala and Python and there is a strategic drive to migrate their classic applications to the new strategic architecture. My client follows Agile management, Agile, Scrum and Kanban delivery methodologies, with a focus on ATDD/BDD & TDD.
You be required to be involved with classic system changes as well, using technologies including Java, C#, C, Oracle, SQL Server. Candidates are not expected to know every one of these technologies but they must have an aptitude and appetite for learning. My client is expecting you to be a senior figure within the department, working within an Agile team, writing requirements and specification (eg automated tests), developing relationships across the technology and user communities. In addition making sure they are always focusing on delivery of value using exceptional quality.
Successful candidate will work with end users to break down requirements into manageable parts for a sprint (user stories/feature files). Candidates will have a background in modern OO language with experience in Scala. You will also have experience in using design patterns and following best software engineering practices It would be seen as advantageous if you have experience in ATDD (Acceptance Test-Driven Development and BDD ( behaviour-driven development), this Will include an understanding for Test Driven Development practices including continual integration. Ideally you will also have experience of Scrum/Agile methods.
*my client will look at candidates that do not have commercial experience of Scala however you must be very strong in your primary language (Java/Python/UI,Hadoop/Spark Development experience etc) and have a solid interest in learning and developing your Scala knowledge (The client will look for you to demonstrate this desire*
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