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Backend Engineer

Job title Backend Engineer
Location United States of America
Reference: 3972
Contact name: Ciprianna Harmon
Contact email:
Published: August 2, 2022 2:59

Job Description

My client is hiring backend engineers with functional programming experience! This fast-growing startup is a leader in privacy software for the everyday consumer. They are partnered with some of the largest multinational electronics corporations and serving tens of millions of users daily.

Get in on the ground floor, and you'll have the opportunity to experience incredible personal and professional growth! If you'd like the chance to work on exciting projects and have a strong impact on the end user, then this is the job for you!

What you'll do:

  • Build backend services for consumer-facing web applications
  • Design, code, and maintain high performance data processing systems
  • Work in a collaborative environment to enhance your skills
  • Utilize and learn exciting technologies


  • Used Scala for at least 1 year
  • College degree in Computer Science (or equivalent working experience)
  • Comfortable with systems based on Akka
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS) and APIs
  • Functional programming experience (Typelevel, Cats, ZIO, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Spark, Kafka, and K8s is a huge plus

The good stuff:

  • Competitive salary with additional stock options
  • 100% remote anywhere in the US (or hybrid in Seattle if preferred)
  • 100% healthcare coverage
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Highly collaborative working culture in a close knit team
  • Promotes creative autonomy

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