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Senior Scala Engineer - Functional

Job title Senior Scala Engineer - Functional
Contract type: Permanent
Location United States of America
Workplace type: Hybrid
Reference: 7478
Contact name: Antoni Davis-Phillip
City: New York
Contact email:
Published: October 12, 2023 8:50

Job Description

Senior Scala Developer (Scala, Akka, ZIO)– up to $210k – NYC – Hybrid working

Relocation support and/or sponsorship is provided!!!

The opportunity:
An opportunity to join a well-established business operating in the finance industry, as a Senior Scala Engineer. This position will allow you to not only be an Engineer, but one that is valued and needed to achieve the wider organisations long term goal. Your skills will be needed to build a range of products for consumers such as web applications and products, whilst working very closely with the product team. The software that you build will have a direct impact on the consumer, and a positive impact on peoples day to day.

The Role:
An opportunity to work for top finance organisations, Senior Scala Engineer (Scala, Akka, ZIO). You will be working on several projects, helping to create innovative applications, products and solutions that will aid the business globally. Experience with the latest technologies will be ideal, but you will be able to learn more within the role and help evaluate new technologies, suggesting process/system improvements where possible. If you have real passion for technology, drive to make a difference and real spark to impress- then this is the one for you.

  • Contribute to or lead a significant part of the implementation and deployment of services within your team.
  • Apply principled engineering practices including unit testing, integration testing, continuous integration and, by your example, lead others in your team to do likewise.
  • Develop your technical understanding to support and build your career.
  • Act as a mentor and an example to others in your team and across the organisation.

  • Scala coding experience
  • Functional language programming experience
  • Experience creating scalable and reactive web applications with modern frameworks
  • Akka
  • ZIO
  • NoSQL
  • Ability to demonstrate high-quality coding and testing practices

The Company
You will be working in a collaborative and tight-knit team with one vision – to be the best that they can be! They believe that their industry is not only exciting but unique and constantly evolving. Fresh thinking creativity is welcomed and the team have a real drive and passion in knowing that they are making a positive contribution to peoples life. They have a ‘forever learning’ ethos , something they are proud to shout about. You will be provided with a great opportunity to work across several projects in a small, growing engineering team. You will contribute to having a direct impact on which technology to use per project and communicating that to a technical and non-technical customer. This will provide you with autonomy in the role, but it’s important that you know your stuff too!

Senior Scala Developer (Scala, Akka, ZIO)– up to $210k – NYC – Hybrid working