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Senior Scala Engineer (FP - Cats)

Job title Senior Scala Engineer (FP - Cats)
Location Remote, United States
Reference: 1511
Contact name: Nicole Tinglof
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Published: June 4, 2021 12:42

Job Description

Our client, a VC-backed Cloud and Machine Learning start-up for logistics and supply-chain technology, is seeking exceptional Functional Programming talent to join them in solving complex problems that help strive businesses to be more sustainable.

This is an opportunity be a champion problem solver using machine learning methods and modern tech such as, Scala, Cats, Kafka, GCP, etc. You'll build scalable, fault-tolerant, secure software and learn from a founding team with decades of experience. This is chance to be impactful leader while joining at the start of an awesome growth phase and contribute to a meaningful company culture.

What you'll do:
  • Build highly scalable distributed systems
  • Build new capabilities, tools, and features
  • Write performant and maintainable code
  • Collaborate closely with product management, design, and data science teams
  • Mentor junior developers and participate in code reviews

What you'll need: 
  • BS in Computer Science or related field 
  • 5+ experience in professional software engineering 
  • 3+ years professional experience in Scala 
  • Extensive experience with functional libraries (Cats, Monix, ZIO, etc)
  • Experience w/ GCP or AWS
  • Proven knowledge of SQL and relational database modeling concepts

What they offer: 
  • Competitive compensation packages including equity
  • Employer paid health, dental, vision
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company events and socials