Lead Scala Engineer - Akka, Play, AI

Lead Scala Engineer - Akka, Play, AI

Job Title: Lead Scala Engineer - Akka, Play, AI
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Palo Alto
Salary: $190,000 - $220,000 (dependant on experience)
Reference: AL/SF/MF
Contact Name: Mitchell Franklin
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 12, 2020 16:59

Job Description

Lead Scala Engineer - Akka, Play, AI 

In this role you will be expected to use your Scala knowledge and experience to mentor and lead a team of Scala engineers. The HQ is based just outside Palo Alto where you will be manging the Scala team directly, as well as the remote team in the EU. They are currently using the Lightbend Stack which includes Akka and Play. However, being a start-up it is a fast-paced environment and they utilize the best technologies to get the best results. 

The company is an exciting start-up who has the potential to change a trillion-dollar industry. They have created an AI platform that plans to advance the construction industry. Not only is it going to allow companies to build cheaper, but it will also allow them to build much faster using their technology. They are already partnered with some of the most excited build projects around the world. 

What they offer: 

  • Opportunity to have a real impact 
  • Chance to mentor more junior engineers 
  • High salary and equity 
  • Remote flexibility 
  • Offices in Silicon Valley and the EU
  • Experienced Scala Engineer 
  • Experience with Lightbend Stack - Akka or Play frameworks 
  • Ideally has worked in a fast-paced start-up previously  
  • Has lead a team or exposure mentoring junior engineers 
  • Open-minded to using the best tech to get the best results