Senior Software Engineer - Scala

Senior Software Engineer - Scala

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer - Scala
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York City
Salary: $170,000 - $190,000
Reference: 2208AS
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 24, 2018 10:28

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer – Scala 

New York City, New York

You must be eligible to work in the United States of America.


The Company

Signify Technology are working with an innovative technology company with offices in North America and Europe. They are heavily involved in the tech community by sponsoring and hosting events.  

They work with crazy amounts of data every single minute and have become market leaders in their field. Our client has created a great environment for their employees to work in, with team events, learning tools and a very collaborative environment.


The Role

 Our client is looking for a Senior Software Engineer based in New York. You will have 5+ years of hands-on technical leadership and will be able to inspire a team to be the best they can be.

Every contribution that you and your team will make, will make a huge difference and continue expanding the business.

You will be able to guide your team in the right way as well as making contributions to the platform yourself, discussing certain problems and solutions and having responsibility over planning and delivery of projects.

There are always going to be more responsibilities but these are the main ones!

You will have-

  • Expertise in the JVM platform – Scala or Java
  • Expertise in large-scale data at petabyte level
  • Spark, Akka, Play, Kafka, Cassandra, Hadoop, Kubernetes
  • In-depth knowledge of Machine Learning (ML)/Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  •  Parallel Processing
  • Experience in using Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Distributed Systems
  • Experience of Architecture
  • Caching
  • BSc or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Great communication skills


Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward-thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it’s our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most. We Look forward to working with you.