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Scala Developer

Job title Scala Developer
Location New York, United States
Reference: 1121
Contact name: Sean Urbain
Published: March 29, 2021 8:04

Job Description

A new position with a rapidly growing FinTech startup has just become avialable! This company focuses on modernizing infrastructure using cutting edge blockchain technology and is hiring for several strong fully remote or on-site Scala developers as soon as possible. In this role, this Scala developer will need to have a strong understanding of algorithm development, networking components, and implementing secure protocols. This company uses functional Scala programming, so this Scala developer will have to have a previous background doing functional programming, ideally with Lightbend stacks.The ideal Scala developer candidate will also possess the following qualities:

  • 2+ years of functional Scala programming
  • Experience with Akka and building REST API services
  • Comfortability with large data sets, as well as working with PostgreSQL/ MySQL or Oracle
  • Experience with Docker/ Kubernetes
  • Experience with Zio highly preferred (extensive use of Zio in this position)
  • Experience with Go or Play frameworks


This position has the option to be on-site or fully remote after COVID, as long as you live in NYC or are open to relocation to NYC. The compensation for this position is lofty and competitive, and their benefits package is really strong! If this position sounds like you, or someone you know, please send your resume to