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Senior Backend Engineer - Scala

Job Title: Senior Backend Engineer - Scala
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York
Salary: $180,000
REF: ius-JHunt
Contact Name: Joe Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

An exciting Tech startup based in New York is expanding their tech team with a Senior Backend Engineer.

You will work on products that streamline processes and save countless hours for both private companies and governments alike.


  • Develop efficient web services and APIs.
  • Participate in daily code deploys while working on individual or team projects.
  • Take ideas and concepts from the business and turn them into tangible components of the site.
  • Participate in thorough code reviews with a goal of illustrating quality engineering practices and to produce the highest quality code possible.

Skills / Experience

  • Strong software engineering fundamentals with at least 12 months Scala experience
  • Experience using PostgresSQL
  • Experience working with large data sets (data mining, data analytics, data manipulation and reporting)
  • Knowledge/experience within an Agile methodology
  • Experience working in a production environment with minimal downtime

This role is offering circa $250,000 / year d.o.e and an excellent benefits package!