Scala Software Engineer

Scala Software Engineer

Job title Scala Software Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location New York City
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus
Visa requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Reference: HR0410AS
Contact name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact email:
Published: February 5, 2019 11:26

Job Description

Software Engineers – Mid/Senior

New York City, USA

You must be eligible to work in the USA – US Citizen, Green card or H1B holder.  

The Company

Signify Technology are working with an international media company with over 100 million users. Their users can download their services on a number of different platforms such as mobile, tablets, TV’s, gaming consoles and more!

With having a built a very collaborative tech team, they love being part of the tech community and regularly host meetups and sponsor events/conferences in America. So, this is a great chance for you to attend some of the top Scala conferences and get involved with organising!

The Role

 Our client is looking for 2 Scala Engineers based in their New York City office. They are looking for engineers that are proficient in Scala and have good production experience.

This position is for their backend team and they are responsible for building the API’s that power the platforms to broadcast. You will design, build, test, deploy new and existing data pipelines using Scala and Kubernetes. Other technologies you will use are Akka, Play, HttP4S, Dynamo, MongoDB, Couchbase, Rust and Postgres.

They are looking for someone that is down-to-earth, humble, enthusiastic, collaborative and most of all, care about the code they are writing. You will have a lot of creative freedom, so if there is a library or framework that you think you will work, you have the opportunity to implement this. 

There is a lot of room to grow, from mid to senior, senior to a manager and above. They are offering a competitive salary plus a bonus and benefits.

And there is so much more to be said about this role so I’d love to discuss it in more detail, so if it is of interest to you, please do get in touch!

You will have-

  • Strong production experience in Scala
  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent
  • SQL/NoSQL – Dynamo/Postgres/MongoDB
  • Experience with Docker & Kubernetes
  • Asynchronous and Concurrent programming
  • Experience with High Scale and Distributed Systems
  • Good understanding of data structure and algorithms
  • CD
  • Testing applications and technologies
  • Enjoy contributing to Open Source projects 
  • Good written and verbal English skills 
  • Team Player/Collaborative 


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.