Director of Engineering- Scala

Director of Engineering- Scala

Job Title: Director of Engineering- Scala
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Salary: $250,000-300,000
Reference: RA- Director of Eng- Scala
Contact Name: Ryan Adams
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Job Published: December 03, 2019 09:00

Job Description

Signify Technology is working with a fast growth Fintech company based in San Francisco. This company has technology at the heart of everything they do. They have hundreds of millions of users and strive to give people financial freedom. Finance is at the heart of everything they do but in a new modern and innovative way with the user always at the forefront of their mind. This company is actually changing the world one step at a time and they want you to help them! Fancy working for a company who love Scala and Functional Programming?


We are seeking a Director of Engineering to lead large Scala & Data engineering team, someone who is super passionate about building highly efficient software, has experience with performance, scalability, and leadership experience. You will have a significant impact within the company. Working closely with senior partners within the company and making key decisions.

Technical leadership within a Consumer product

6 years experience working in a leadership role

2+ years of engineering leadership experience

Hands of experience with Java or Scala 

Technical depth and domain expertise with Scala

Design capabilities and the ability to review code and provide guidance

Able to provide architectural technical input and general direction

Ensure quality of technical deliverables (code, designs, documentation, unit test, guidelines

Experience with containerization, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible

Experience managing large Java & Scala teams

Distributed systems

Managed large teams with multiple locations

Attract, hire, and retain top talent

Contributor to the opensource community 

Bachelor’s degree in related field of study or equivalent work experience

If you think you could have what our client is looking for then please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations and we will get in touch with you straight away.