Scala Developer

About the role:

As a Scala Developer, you will play an instrumental role in building out scalable and robust back-end systems in Java and Scala, serving web applications for a technically demanding/impactful project in the financial sector.

Day-to-day you will:

  • Learn and master the Typesafe Reactive Platform (Scala, Akka, and Play) and build skills in functional programming
  • Work with the team's Scala architect to set and enforce clear guidelines for best practices and test coverage while recommending design patterns
  • Thrive in a faced-paced team environment, working closely with client stakeholders in the finance industry
  • Travel, as needed

About you:

You're excited about the latest in FinTech and have a strong interest in functional programming (specifically Scala). You're personable and enthusiastic, looking to join a team of others like you. You likely have experience as a consultant, working with external clients on a regular basis.

Your technical and business skill-set likely includes:
  • Solid Enterprise Java, or working knowledge of Scala fundamentals including programming languages, best practices, development and operations awareness and Java Gang of Four Design Patterns
  • Experience in tech consulting and/or the financial services sector is an asset
  • Familiarity with building enterprise web platforms.

You likely have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering and 3 or more years developing in Java (or Scala) with a focus on server side development.

Infusion joins Avanade

In 2017 Avanade acquired Infusion, a global software engineering, design and digital strategy firm that delivers digital business transformation for the enterprise. The acquisition expands Avanade's capabilities to deliver digital transformation services and reinforces its position as the leading digital innovator in the Microsoft ecosystem. Infusion's dedicated people, unique blend of smart software engineering, design and strategy, expertise, service, flexibility and quality solutions combine with Avanade's offerings, strength, scale and international footprint to provide clients with a more expansive innovation portfolio.

About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at

Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.

Requisition ID - 57708

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at

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