Scala Software Engineer / Developer (Play / Akka / Docker / Spark)

Scala Software Engineer / Developer (Play / Akka / Docker / Spark)

Job title Scala Software Engineer / Developer (Play / Akka / Docker / Spark)
Contract type: Permanent
Location San Francisco
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: $170,000 - $220,000 (dependent on experience)
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Reference: MF/SCA/OD
Contact name: Mitchell Franklin
Contact email:
Published: October 16, 2019 8:04

Job Description

Scala Software Engineer / Developer (Play / Akka / Docker / Spark) 

This role gives the opportunity to utilize advanced technologies, the current tech-stack includes the following; Scala, Play, Akka, Hadoop, Spark, Docker, Jenkins. This will be used in a Functional Programming environment.  

This company is creating a truly unique product. They are the first to create this kind of data science platform. Their product speeds up the time to value by accelerating and optimizing the entire process from raw data to machine learning phase. Their platform is AI-powered and has enabled the team to reduced the time-consuming labor. The team is lead by a well-known data scientist who has been awarded a number of awards. They are already working with companies across multiple industries within the Fortune 250. 

What they offer:

  • Equity within the highly anticipated start-up  
  • Flexible remote working days 
  • Opportunity to become a significant member of the team 
  • Using innovative technologies 
  • Be part of creating a product which is first of its kind 
  • 3 years of Scala experience 
  • Strong understanding of functional programming
  • Experience with Akka or Play framework 
  • Experience with container technolgies such as Docker or Jenkins 
  • Knowledge of Hadoop eco-system including Spark 
  • Background in analytics is a bonus 
  • Previous start-up experience is a bonus