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Technical Consultant

Job Title: Technical Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London / Reading
Salary: £120000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PB270417_1493393955
Contact Name: Paul Bramble
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 5 years ago

Job Description

This is a chance for an Akka expert to join a leading Software Vendor with a global presence in this very exciting pre-sales opportunity!! My client will allow you to make a real impact and develop yourself within the next generation application development world!! My client is an enterprise provider of a unique framework that is used by the likes of: PayPal, Walmart, Worldpay and many others. As a global software company, everyday millions of users are connecting my client's technologies through software applications that are changing the software world - this could be your chance to join one of the most exciting and unique pre-IPO vendors on the planet.

JOB TITLE: Technical Consultant - (Akka / Scala)
LOCATION: London / Home Counties - would consider - Brussels / Paris / Berlin
PACKAGE: Up to £120,000 Basic + Bonus (80/20) + Excellent Corporate Benefits


This global organisation is recognised as a leader - if you have great Akka experience then please read on…

- HQ SF Bay
- Work in over 100 countries
- Founded in 2011
- 99% customer renewal rate
- 71 staff worldwide
- 4 EMEA staff - looking to hit 15 by 2018
- First pre-sales person on the ground
- No other vendor competes with what my client offers
- Save companies millions of pounds per year


- Minimum of 1 year's hands-on Akka experience - developing
- Must be willing to travel 50% around EMEA
- Must have an application built on Akka and taken it out to market or developed whilst on market
- Experience with Scala, play, Java is also a big advantage
- Must be articulate - my client will consider a developer, architect, software engineer etc, but you must show client facing skills


- Technical evangelist through the sales campaign
- Working closely with customers from a technical standpoint
- Deal with technical issues (review code if & when needed)
- Approximately 20% of coding
- 2:1 sales to pre-sales ratio


To apply for the above position, please contact Paul Bramble or hit the apply button.