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Scala Engineer - Fully Remote

Job title Scala Engineer - Fully Remote
Location United States of America
Reference: 2603
Contact name: Nicole Tinglof
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Published: January 4, 2022 12:10

Job Description

One of our top clients, a leader in providing digital healthcare solutions, is seeking to grow their teams with talented Backend Scala Engineers to join their team focused on Recommendations & Member Insights.

This role will join the team that owns everything end-to-end for personalizing user experience on their platform. This opportunity provides the chance to use deep learning, work with large volumes of data, and drive and lead the growth of machine learning for the company.

This is a perfect opportunity for innovative Scala Developers who are interested in learning ML, can think big picture, and are natural problem solvers.

What you'll do:

  • Architect and develop scalable systems
  • Engage in entire software lifecycle (development, testing, deploying code)
  • Develop code that is fault tolerant and high quality for distributed systems
  • Partner with leadership to bring forth new technologies and continually improve health care tech
  • Collaborate with Product and Project Managers to stay up to date and knowledgeable of features
  • Be a team player amongst talented developers and leaders that strongly value engaging and collaborative culture


  • 5+ years professional software development experience
  • 2 years experience with Scala
  • Experience with distributed systems, high-traffic microservices, and low-latency systems
  • Experience with Machine Learning preferred
  • Experience with APIs
  • Experience with Spark, MongoDB, Kafka a plus
  • BS in Computer Science or related field

This opportunity provides:

  • Full remote work set-up
  • Competitive compensation package with equity and bonus
  • Comprehensive top-tier health benefits including paid parental leave
  • 401K w/ match
  • Generous PTO
  • Career progression and learning opportunities