Our client is the groundbreaking provider of digital contact information for people and businesses, is looking for a Scala Engineer.
We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer as a contractor for 4+ month to work in our partner's office, who thrives on designing, coding and maintaining high performance data processing applications on the JVM platform (primarily Scala). Our ideal candidate would have the skills and desire to understand our entire data stack, from DynamoDB to Kafka to Scala/Akka and the passion to champion new and exciting technologies to solve unique and challenging problems.
- Experience with functional programming in a typed setting; especially Scala
- A passion for building scalable systems
- A desire to own design and architecture end to end
- A philosophy of iteration and continuous improvement
- BSCS + 2 years of experience or M.S. in Computer Science; or relevant experience
- Excellent communication and self-organization skills incl. working within and with other remote teams
- Familiar with data storage-, processing systems and web service APIs
- Knowledge of cloud computing
- Experience with *nix
- Work at a supportive and fast-growing startup with a fantastic team.
- Make an impact in the lives of tens of millions of consumers.
- Many office perks and great company benefits.
- Collaborate and learn from other great team members.
- Support in developing your skills and accelerating your career