Senior Backend Developer (Scala)

  • Betting Connections
  • Sliema, Malta
  • Oct 12, 2019
Full time Developer Jobs

Job Description

Senior Back End Developer (Scala)

Our client is looking for Senior Back End Developers (Scala) who are passionate about designing, coding and creating robust, scalable, and secure systems. As a member of the team, you will need strong software engineering skills and excellent interpersonal communication to collaborate with the team of software engineers to design and develop new systems from the ground up.

Responsibilities
Design and develop maintainable and reusable software
Implement automated testing and unit tests
Collaborate closely with back-end and front-end engineers to develop new and maintain existing systems
Creating database schemas to support business requirements
Integrate user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic
Optimise applications to obtain maximum throughput and scalability
Participate in code and design reviews to maintain our high development standards
Managing hosting environments, including basic database administration and scaling of application to support load changes

Skills and Qualities
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Good knowledge of basic algorithms and data structures
Good problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot operational issues
Is able to work autonomously
Is passionate about coding and loves to learn and share new concepts and techniques
Can work in a flat organisation where ideas (rather than people) ‘win’ at the end of the day
Can write functional code and understands the benefits of immutability
Is fluent in Scala and understands type-level programming
Knowledgeable about Event Sourcing, Microservices, CQRS and Actors
Is not fixated with a particular language/technology but rather with the underlying concepts and ideas
Is eager to collaborate with other crazy smart people to create an amazing casino product

Salary

Negotiable