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Senior Backend Engineer

Job title Senior Backend Engineer
Location San Francisco
Reference: 2582
Contact name: Fair Romero
Contact email:
Published: January 3, 2022 9:50

Job Description

Our client is a premium streaming service that is making thousands of movies and tv shows accessible to all.  They are looking for a Scala Engineer to build low-latency services to serve machine learning models, work on algorithms for ad delivery, improv the way they deploy, and operate their services and contribute to open source projects.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited university, or equivalent work experience
  • Have a deep understanding of distributed systems and fluency working with Scala
  • 5+ years of industry experience, 2+ with Scala
  • Interest in shipping quality code with good test coverage
  • Experience with Akka and gRPC


In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Joining an existing team to help build low-latency services
  • Use Micro services and Distributed systems to ship quality code
  • Build ascendable performant services
  • Work with the Scala lead as well as other colleagues to brainstorm new drives for the future of the team
  • Use Akka and gRPC to work on streaming services


This opportunity includes many of perks including a lucrative compensation/benefits package! If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity please feel free to reach out to