Bright minds,
sharp solutions

Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering. Luxoft enables companies to compete by leveraging its multi-industry expertise in the financial services, automotive, communications, and healthcare & life sciences sectors. For more information, please visit the website.

Line of Business:

Financial Services

Position:

Senior Scala Developer

Project Description

As a Software Engineer you will have a unique and exciting opportunity to join a young and innovative company, committed to delivering value added services in the investment product space.
You will be part of the IT Development department, responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining key business applications and services on our highly-specialized investment product management platform. They value Agility (through SCRUM), Technology (through a modern microservices platform built with functional programming in Scala) and Collaboration.
Thanks to a fluid and concentrated organization, frequent communication with end-users and internal training on the investment product domain you will provide concrete and robust technology solutions to the end clients, partners and users.
As part of one of the growing development teams i.e. Insurance & Wealth Planning Solutions Development, Core Services, Anna & Constructor Development, Trade Management or the Shared Services Development team, you will specifically contribute to a rapid growth of the business line.

Responsibilities

At least 3 years with Scala

• Deliver high quality solutions in tight time-frames to meet demanding customer requirements
• Work closely with business and other IT units to gather and understand requirements
• Contribute to software and architectural design decisions
• Contribute to a robust automated test suite to work in a continuous integration continuous deployment environment
• Become involved in the internal DevOps and Scala guilds, building relationships with other developers and identifying / implementing best practices
• Maintain close interaction with the business on very diverse topics: front-end portals to management of long-maturity life insurance products
• Knowledge of relational and non-relational database systems
• Experience in implementation of APIs for integration with internal and external systems

Skills

Must

• CQRS and event sourcing hands on experience
• Knowledge of serverless architecture would be a benefit
• DevOps experience configuration management, containers, virtualization, continuous integration and deployment
• Akka / Akka Persistence / Akka HTTP / Akka Streams
• Scala
• Play
• Slick
• Kafka / event streaming pipelines
• Docker
• Kubernetes
• Jenkins
• AngularJS

Soft skills:
• Fluency in English is essential
• Experience building scalable, distributed applications in Scala and Java
• Algorithms and Data Structures
• Experience in developing software in an Agile environment
• Interest in the latest programming trends such as functional and reactive programming
• Knowledge of relational and non-relational database systems
• Experience in Implementation of APIs for integration with internal and external systems
• Strong problem solving skills & ability to learn in a fast paced environment

Nice to have

• Financial background in either banking or the insurance industry (nice-to-have)
• Experience of working with design thinking techniques in iterative sprints is an advantage to this role

Languages

  • English: Upper-intermediate

Relocation package

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