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Scala Engineer

Job title Scala Engineer
Location Chicago, United States
Reference: 1494
Contact name: Sarah Mark
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Published: June 1, 2021 6:19

Job Description

Want to work with the largest functional programming team in the world? Our client, a functional programming and data engineering consultancy, is seeking talented Scala Engineers to join their team to work on diverse projects with some of the top tech clients. These clients include Google, Microsoft, HP, and more!

This is an exciting opportunity to work on distributed, reactive, and scalable software using Scala, Akka, Play, Kafka, Dymano, Spark, Flink, Kinesis, Rust, and Java.


  • 3+ years experience with Scala
  • Experience with Lightbend Reactive Platform (Scala, Akka, and Play)
  • Proven history of creating scalable and reactive web apps with modern frameworks
  • Working knowledge of applying OOP and FP styles to solve real-world problems
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with Big Data technologies such as Spark and Kafka

This opportunity provides:

  • Fully remote position
  • Competitive base salary ($100K-125K USD) w/ bonus potential
  • Healthcare, 401K, Flex PTO
  • Global event attendance
  • Highly-skilled large FP team
  • Involvement in community content output, meet-ups, conferences, etc