|Job title||Senior Backend Enginer (Scala) - €90,000 Berlin|
|Contact name:||Rabia Iqbal|
|Published:||September 22, 2023 9:51|
Job Title: Senior Scala Backend Engineer
I have partnered up with a new client who are seeking a highly skilled Senior Scala Backend Engineer to join our team and play a key role in the development of a cutting-edge, cloud-native financial analytics pipeline for a prominent financial institution. If you are passionate about Scala and have a proven track record in building and maintaining robust, production-grade systems, we want to hear from you.
Key Responsibilities: You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the core components of our next-generation financial analytics platform. Your work will have a direct impact on how our institution leverages data for decision-making and strategic insights. Key responsibilities include:
- Collaborating with cross-functional teams to design and implement scalable and efficient solutions.
- Leveraging your expertise in Scala to build high-performance, cloud-native systems.
- Integrating and optimizing data streaming processes using Kafka.
- Managing and optimizing data storage with Cassandra.
- Leveraging AWS or other cloud infrastructure to ensure scalability, reliability, and security.
- Maintaining code quality through best practices, automated testing, and code reviews.
Requirements: To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:
- 5 years in Scala and a deep understanding of functional programming principles.
- Experience with containerization technologies, such as Docker.
- Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a remote, distributed team.
- Self-motivated and capable of taking ownership of projects with minimal supervision.
Advantageous: The following skills and experiences would be a plus:
- Familiarity with modern effect systems for Scala, including ZIO, Monix, or Cats Effect.
- Previous experience working in the financial industry or with financial data.
- Cloud certification (e.g., AWS Certified Developer) or experience with cloud-native development.
What We Offer: We offer a competitive salary package and a range of benefits, including:
- Exciting opportunities to work on cutting-edge technology projects in the financial sector.
- A collaborative and dynamic work environment where your contributions are recognized and valued.
- Opportunities for professional development and training.
- Flexible work arrangements, including remote work options.
- A chance to be part of a forward-thinking team dedicated to innovation and excellence in financial analytics.
If you are a Scala expert with a passion for building cloud-native systems and want to be part of a team shaping the future of financial analytics, we encourage you to apply. Join us in this exciting journey to revolutionize the way financial data is analyzed and utilized.