Digital Scala Developer


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Digital Scala Developer
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Worthing, West Sussex
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Peter Hirst
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Digital Scala Developer – Worthing, West Sussex - Competitive salary - various roles and levels available + Good benefits

We are seeking a number of Digital Scala Developer to join a leading innovative data team in a prestigious organisation. Our client offers excellence in career growth, professional development and a coveted personalised benefits package.

You'll develop software in a highly collaborative, informal environment without undue paperwork or deployment restrictions with a good work-life balance in a sociable, happy, fun atmosphere. You'll be a valued member of a multi-disciplined Agile Scrum Team, and involved in all aspects of development including service design using microservices, coding, testing and a degree of maintenance and support. Your focus will be on delivering well tested software with assistance from your team-dedicated Quality Assurance/Tester(s).

Key Skills:
• Commercial experience in programming in Scala.
• An understanding of web/agile technologies and RESTful protocols.
• Ideally, an understanding of automated web testing solutions.
• Ideally, knowledge of relational or NoSQL database systems such as Mongo.
• Use Scala, JSON, Mongo, CI tooling, one-button deploy to AWS Cloud with a DevOps mentality.
• Work from Jira tickets with defined goals and test criteria implementing RESTful microservices.
• Build and maintain digital services within an agile Kanban or Sprint environment.
• Adhere to Government GDS design standards with services that meet well-defined User Needs.
• Have input on the Design, Jira tickets, priorities and test strategies as the team works as one self-managed unit without undue interference.
• Innovate, contribute, and support junior colleagues; we encourage mentoring at all levels.
• Contribute to your teams' robust automated test suite as part of our test-first principles.
• You'll be asked to technically lead pieces of work, dependant on experience.
• Contribute to a culture of continuous team and service improvement.
• Share your expertise with a range of technical and non-technical minds at Capgemini and across government in a supportive environment.

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