Scala Developer - Spark - Banking - London

Job Title: Scala Developer - Spark - Banking - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + FS bonus
Reference: BBBH15566_1505297365
Contact Name: Glenn Johnston
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2017 11:09

Job Description

The Treasury department of a Tier 1 Investment Bank are embarking on a multi-year transformation programme creating a new, innovative strategic data platform focussing on a high-profile regulatory programme. The client is looking for a Scala developer with extensive Java experience to translate high level solutions into high quality artefacts.

You will be working closely with the Treasury, Risk and Finance divisions as part of an agile team building and enhancing a complex big data platform to support the Treasury analytics area. You will utilise your Java and Scala knowledge along with your creativity to succeed within the constraints of this regulated environment.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Extensive commercial Java development experience
  • Experience with a software containerisation platform (i.e. Docker)
  • Recent Scala development experience
  • Experience in REST API design

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Industry experience in Financial Services, insurance, telecoms etc.
  • Experience with HDFS, HBase, Impala, Hive, Spark etc.

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to work within an expanding area of a globally renowned investment bank, developing an innovative platform within a challenging environment.

The client will consider candidates with deep expertise in Java from outside of Financial Services as long as they possess a willingness to cross train. For candidates without Financial Services experience, this is a great opportunity to progress in a challenging environment. If you have the relevant skills and experience to succeed in this role, please apply now.