Blue Orange Digital · Oct 11th 2019
**** We do accept remote applicants but due to legal requirements, they must be North America based, no exceptions can be made. *****
Seeking a Sr. Scala Engineer to help develop and provide architectural input on a trade processing and aggregation platform for a large financial institution. We are looking for an experienced Scala/Akka developer with strong multi-threaded development knowledge. Should have experience with the Lightbend reactive architecture.
An ideal candidate should be self-driven, experienced and detail-focused. Comfortable with technical problem-solving to convert a business solution into a high-quality drive and scalable technology solutions. We are a remote development agency and developers must make a concerted effort to assist and collaborate with colleagues through code reviews, remote pair programming, and proactive communication.
Preference is given to candidates with experience in:
5 years minimum experience with Scala and experience as a Sr Developer on a production scale applications
Experience working with agile development practices (this project uses Jira)
Familiarity with AWS
Comfort with Docker
A strong understanding of concurrent, parallel, and distributed systems
Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science
The ideal candidate:
Motivated by a passion to create highly fault-tolerant apps with excellent design practices
Enjoys collaborating with other engineers on architecture and sharing designs with the team
Has experience working remotely
Interacts with others using sound judgment, good humor, and consistent fairness in a fast-paced environment