Schibsted Media Group
Schibsted Media Group is an international media group with 6800 employees in 31 countries. From Mexico to Malaysia, from Brazil to Norway – millions of people interact with Schibsted companies every day. We ensure that new and old sofas can be sold. News reports are read and watched when, where and how consumers want. Weather reports are checked with quick online services. Carpenters are found through a couple of clicks. Prices are compared and the latest fashion is browsed... these examples are just some of the ways our services empower people all around the world in their daily lives.
Schibsted Products & Technology is a brand new technology start-up within Schibsted, with offices in London, Stockholm, Barcelona and Oslo. Our philosophy is built on keeping an open mind, challenging ourselves, and the status quo. The goal is to shape the future of our industry. To achieve this we recruit attitude in addition to technical skills. If you are driven, ambitious, not afraid of challenges and thrive on finding new solutions, we want to hear from you.
The overall mission of Schibsted Products and Technology is to develop the common global product platforms and technology infrastructure necessary to create data and identity based ecosystems; empowering local entrepreneurs, delighting users, and driving Schibsted’s future growth. With over 200 million monthly active users under our belt, we're able to harness huge amounts data to provide insights on a global scale. Together with our deep local expertise, we've got a winning combination.
In our Scala Engineering teams, you will help build state of the art systems that power Schibsted’s various properties that serve over 200+ million users every month. Your client code will be integrated into dozens of properties and your code will feed data to many parts of Schibsted’s ecosystem. You will be creating new features for millions of Schibsted’s users, as well as building responsive and elegant internal and external web applications.
How to write maintainable Scala code - Beginner
Featuring Peter Hilton
Scala’s biggest problem isn’t adoption any more, it’s unmaintainable code. The core of maintainable code is clean code with good tests, but that by itself is not enough. During this talk, you will learn a range of techniques for writing and improving code for maintainability, including how to get...maintenance code documentation code-style app app-development enterprise development scala scalax
Detecting antisocial comments: an adventure in machine learning at theguardian.com - Intermediate
Featuring Thomas Kaliakos and Nicolas Long
How do you detect antisocial behaviour in online communities? This is a very real problem for the Guardian as we have tens-of-thousands of comments a day. During this talk, you will learn how, as a small team of non-data-scientists, Nicolas and team used Apache Spark running on Amazon’s Elastic...spark machine-learning scala scalax media community classification guardian
What should every programmer know about hardware - Intermediate
Featuring Dmitry Petrashko
Finding and fixing performance bugs in real-world software is a tricky task. It involves exploration and experimentation. During this talk, you will discover several performance issues found while working on Dotty as well as tools used to diagnose those issues.dotty scala scalax performance testing hotspot
Crafty Communications (Scala and Pesky People) - Beginner
Featuring Asher Glynn
Effective development is all about communication - with other developers, with users, with managers(!). While this has always been true, the gap between the Scala true believers and the rest-of-the-world can sometimes feel cavernous.scala scalax code metrics
Typelevel Scala Rebooted - Beginner
Featuring Miles Sabin
The Typelevel fork of the Scala compiler has been reinvogorated by the recent community fix for SI-2712, a long-standing problem of type inference for projects which make extensive use of higher-kinded types.scala scalax typelevel compiler sbt
Smooth migrations to Dotty with scalafix - Intermediate
Featuring Ólafur Páll Geirsson
Scalafix is a new code rewriting tool to help you prepare for Dotty, a next generation Scala compiler. During this talk, you will discover how scalafix takes care of easy, repetitive and tedious code transformations so you can faster enjoy the benefits that Dotty brings. More broadly, you will...scala scalax dotty developer-tools programming scalafix compiler
Predictive analytics with Scala and Spark at ING - Intermediate
Featuring Bas Geerdink
ING is a Data Driven Experimental Enterprise, which is heavily investing in big data, analytics and streaming processing. As in many other enterprises, we deal with a large variety of data sources. Some are responsible for primary processes, while others are used to improve the quality of the...ing spark scala scalax akka analytics machine-learning