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Senior Scala Engineer - Freelance - New York
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Signify Technology | New York, NY
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Job Description

We are currently working with an innovative and forward thinking Media Tech company in the United States, looking for Senior Scala Engineer to join their Back End team in New York on a minimum 3 month contract, starting ASAP.

Up to $100 per hour dependent on experience.

The Project

You will be joining a highly collaborative team of geographically distributed, like-minded engineers, helping to design and improve quality of products run on the micro-service platform. Working in a data-driven environment, you must be a quick learner with an ambitious and dedicated approach to improving performance from yourself and your team, using you both you technical and soft skills. So if you a confident developing in Functional Scala, have a passion for complex algorithms and can see yourself working in the environment mentioned above, this could be the next contract for you.

Skills Required For This Role

  • 2+ years Commercial Scala experience in a production environment
  • Architecture and design experience with high performance and distributed scalable applications
  • Strong knowledge in AKKA, Java or C#
  • Hands on experience with infrastructure tools eg Jenkins, Docker, Vagrant, Puppet etc.
  • Deep understanding of both OO and Functional Principles
  • Excellent Communication Skills and willingness to provide mentoring to colleagues
  • Masters/Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Nice to Have

  • Knowledge of Web Development - JavaScript, HTML, REACT, Typescript
  • Understanding or Cloud Resources - AWS


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location