Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Salary: Up to $185,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CM-SSE-SF
Contact Name: Charlie Murdoch
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2018 17:19

Job Description

The Company


We are currently working with a digital health company with roles in San Fransisco and Washington that is providing individuals with the technology to take charge of their health by collaborating with health plans, care providers and employers. They are using modern technologies to help improve and advance healthcare for their 30 million consumers. They are a company that is carrying out meaningful work to create such a positive end result to their customers.


The Role


The role is within the backend engineering team where you will be providing data engineering, authentication, identity and session management, and related services to the rest of the company. Within the role, you will have the opportunity to work within different teams and services working with technologies such as Scala, Play, Akka, AWS, Postgres, Kafka, Hadoop, and Spark. You will be a self-starter with strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.


You will need


  • A command of Scala (or Java with a willingness to learn Scala)
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Ability to identify issues and ways to fix them
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
  • Ideally, have experience with NoSQL and AWS
  • Experience with Hadoop or Spark is a plus


If you think you could have what our client is looking for then please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations and we will get in touch with you straight away!