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Lead Software Engineer

Job title Lead Software Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location California
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: Up to $220,000
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Reference: NTLSETB
Published: September 24, 2020 12:27

Job Description

Our client, a San Francisco based streaming service is seeking a Lead Scala Engineer to join their high-performance team in creating a premium service to reach the masses. They are seeking passionate engineers to join their diverse team of creative thinkers, self-starters, and change-makers.


This is a highly collaborative role that requires strong communication skills, proven history of delivery, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. The Lead Engineer will be mentoring the development of a team of junior software engineers on internal/external frameworks, best practices in software development, and new technologies.


Job Highlights:

  • Design, implement, and maintain scalable highly performant services

  • Partner with other engineers on creating new features

  • Establish improvements to the deployment and operations of services

  • Contribute to open source projects

What they offer:

  • Working on Scala and Akka

  • Competitive compensation with bonus potential

  • 401K, Health Insurance, PTO

  • Opportunity to bring value within a small team


  • 5+ years experience in development

  • 3 years of production in Scala

  • Prior experience working with Akka and gRPC

  • Past experience mentoring and developing junior developers

  • Proven success of delivering quality code, architecting, and building high-performance services

  • MS or BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field