**** We do except remote applicants but due to legal requirements, they must be North America based, no exceptions can be made. *****
Seeking a Sr. Scala Engineer to help develop and provide architectural input on a trade processing and aggregation platform for a large financial institution. We are looking for an experienced Scala/Akka developer with strong multi-threaded development knowledge. Should have experience with the Lightbend reactive architecture.
An ideal candidate should be self-driven, experienced and detail-focused. Comfortable with technical problem-solving to convert a business solution into a high-quality drive and scalable technology solutions. We are a remote development agency and developers must make a concerted effort to assist and collaborate with colleagues through code reviews, remote pair programming, and proactive communication.
Preference is given to candidates with experience in:
- 5 years minimum experience with Scala and experience as a Sr Developer on a production scale applications
- Experience working with agile development practices (this project uses Jira)
- Familiarity with AWS
- Comfort with Docker
- A strong understanding of concurrent, parallel, and distributed systems
- Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science
The ideal candidate:
- Motivated by a passion to create highly fault-tolerant apps with excellent design practices
- Enjoys collaborating with other engineers on architecture and sharing designs with the team
- Has experience working remotely
- Interacts with others using sound judgment, good humor, and consistent fairness in a fast-paced environment