Scala Developer - United States (Chicago, San Francisco)

Location United States of America
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £$260,000 - $300,000
Contact name: Leonora Marku

Contact email: leonora@umatr.io
Job ref: LMSCALAUS3
Published: 14 days ago

Company:

We are delighted to introduce a role which would entail working with one of the most successful hedge funds in the world. This client is very proactive in the Scala community as at the heart of the organisation, it is a tech company.

The company have a brought together some of the brightest minds in the Scala community and are now looking to expand their backend engineering team. Within this role, you will be working closely with the CTO and Head of engineering, both of whom are big figures within the Scala community.

Your role would require the use of Lightbend stacks such as the Play and Akka frameworks, alongside some of the projects utilising Functional Programming stacks including ZIO

What you’ll do:

  • Write clean & reliable code in Scala

  • Promote best coding practices, through your experience

  • Be proactive, pragmatic and professional, deliver results

  • Collaborate closely with team members and stakeholders

  • Advocate for modern technologies

Who you are:

  • Passionate about coding, in particular in Scala

  • Willing to work in a hybrid model between either the San Francisco or New York office

  • Enthusiastic and curious in tackling tough problems and delivering strong solutions

  • Excellent communication skills

What is in it for you:

  • Hybrid work model

  • Competitive Salary

  • Generous paid time off