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Senior Back-End Engineer

  • : £75k - £90k
  • : Permanent
  • : London
  • : Blockchain Start Up

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Scala Docker sh AWS ECS Blockchain

Job Specification

Are you a Scala specialist looking for an opportunity to be part of an industry leading company?

We are currently working with an exciting Blockchain start-up who is looking for an experienced Senior Back-End Engineer (Scala) to spearhead the building of scalable solutions on a cloud environment.

We are looking for a trustworthy *team player* with a positive attitude towards tackling challenging technical problems collaboratively and experience with the design and implementation of service oriented or micro-services architectures.

Strong back-end with Scala skills is required with an emphasis on building scalable solutions on a cloud environment.

No previous Blockchain experience is needed however the candidate must display an ability to think outside of the box, and a strong drive to learn is a must.

The successful candidate will have experience working on agile environments using CI/CD techniques, and good testing practices. Ideally you will also have some exposure to service architectures, CQRS, event sourcing, Kafka as well as AWS services and devops.


  • Functional programming with Scala
  • Http4s, Akka-Http or similar web framework
  • Service oriented architecture
  • Embrace DevOps and cloud (Docker, sh, AWS, ECS, etc)


  • Cats, ZIO, Akka Streams, FS2
  • Asyncronous, event base architectures
  • Serverless architectures
  • DynamoDB
  • SQS, Kafka
  • ElasticSearch

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