Railroad19 United States Full-time

We seek a Senior Scala Software Engineer to be a strong technical resource on a dynamic and growing team of engineers. Our ideal candidate is passionate about creating well-architected solutions containing thoroughly tested code. The ability to communicate effectively and create relationships by empathizing with client goals is a highly valued skill within our company culture.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Develop new and enhance existing application services
  • Writing tests to maintain code quality
  • Understand and adapt to our client’s evolving business requirements within the television advertising domain.
  • Participate in detailed technical design sessions to understand client needs and provide productive feedback
  • Identify new opportunities, tools, and services to enhance the software platform
  • Support and troubleshoot issues, identify the root cause, and proactively recommend corrective actions

Skills & Experience:

  • Scala 2.12+ development experience
  • Passionate about developing clean and maintainable code with little or no side-effects
  • Experience building Restful APIs in Scala using the Play Framework
  • Hands-on experience with one or more in Cats,Circe, ZIO, Quill
  • Strong hands-on experience with AWS
  • Experience with relational and non-relational databases
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and takes pride in keeping up with the latest technologies and practices within the Scala development community
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-directed and can effectively deliver solutions with little oversight
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical disciplines; or equivalent work experience is preferred but not required

Preferred but not Required

  • Hands-on experience with Aurora (Postgres), Redshift
  • Hands-on experience with Apache Spark framework