Senior Software Engineer- Scala/ Akka / Low Latency

Senior Software Engineer- Scala/ Akka / Low Latency

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer- Scala/ Akka / Low Latency
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Salary: $250,000
Reference: Scala TV
Contact Name: Ryan Adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2019 09:00

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer- Scala/ Akka / Low Latency


Tech stack you will use will include extensive Scala experience, work on streaming services using Akka, build low-latency services, microservices & Distributed systems.


Do you love a good film? What are some of your best films and tv programmes? This could be your dream role. I am working with one of the best well-known names in the streaming services industry that provides tv shows and films to the world, available anytime, anywhere! These guys are a dominant force and have millions of subscribers, my life wouldn’t be the same without their services I hear you say.


This streaming service is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to lead the build of its platform using Scala. This is an important time in the build and they need the best Scala talent to join the team.


What they offer:


High base salary


Full medical cover

Dental & vision cover

Catered lunch & dinner

Gym membership




5+ years of industry experience

Extensive Scala experience

Work on streaming services using Akka

Build low-latency services

Micro services / Distributed systems

Highly scalable systems

Exposure to Machine learning

Make new features to the platform

Continuous deployment

Make architecture decisions

End to end full ownership

BSc/MSc in Computer Science