Scala Engineer (akka, play, slick, apache-kafka)

  • Full Time
  • Riga
  • Posted 4 weeks ago

Strategic Staffing Solutions International

Strategic Staffing Solutions International client, a renowned software development company and one of the best employers in the country, is growing its operations and looking for:

Scala Engineer (akka, play, slick, apache-kafka)  

Why we need you?

  • Are you ready to design a proper event sourced system, which survives the load, then restarts and allows deployments with no downtime
  • Are you looking for an outstanding working place and ability to have an excellent life style in Riga?
  • Are you willing to be part of the history?

Then you came to the right place at the right time

Key skills and responsibilities:

  • Great Java/Scala programming background of all kinds. We welcome someone interested in working for a large enterprise as well as someone with a more entrepreneurial mindset – a person with a passion for new technologies
  • Interest in the latest programming trends such as functional and reactive programming
  • Wish to constantly grow and improve yourself as a wide spectrum technical

We offer:

  • Tech environment as high performance clustered systems, actor system architecture, Play framework, WebSockets and a lot of fun
  • Some technologies we, server side people, use: Akka, Akka-Persistence (we like event sourcing very much!), Akka-Streams (our data sources are reactive!), Akka HTTP, Slick and Scala.js (seriously, we do experiment with this a lot!). Our front-end crowd are also amazing and use React, Redux, ES6 and TypeScript. We also have Spray, Play and AngularJS if you prefer to work with those.
  • Outstanding challenges even when it comes to supporting legacy systems
  • Unbeatable recognition from the business management which translates to very competitive salaries and overall attitude.

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