Midlevel Scala Engineer

  • location: Bentonville, AR
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $60 - $68 per hour

job description

Midlevel Scala Engineer

job summary:
  • Functional programming using Scala
  • Spark
  • Reactive/event driven systems architecture
  • Play, Spring, or other web service frameworks
  • Azure Event Hubs or Kafka
  • Cassandra and other big database implementations
  • Contribute to overall system design, architecture, security, scalability, reliability, and performance of applications
  • Support the build and deployment pipeline and when necessary, both diagnose and solve production support issues
  • Identify, scope, and architect solutions for new features while applying sound technical judgment that considers technology alternatives, impact on affected / adjacent systems, and tradeoffs
  • Work with Product, Design, and QA to deliver world-class digital experiences
  • Get the opportunity to stay ahead of new technologies with an eye to evaluating and potentially incorporating them into your team's architecture
  • Apply understanding to help improve the cloud infrastructure that powers our high-performance, consumer-scale site and mobile apps
  • Lead initiatives, technical design, and delivery of complex features across multiple systems to improve user experiences
  • Recommend changes to processes and tools at the team level based on industry standards, patterns, and practices
  • Diagnose / fix highly complex technical issues independently
  • Identify and communicate cross-team dependencies
  • Communicate individual and project-level development statuses, issues, risks, and concerns to technical leadership and management; research / advise technical leadership in vendor negotiations
  • Create documentation and training related to technology stacks and standards within assigned team
  • Provide end-to-end support to applications
Who You Are

  • You have an ownership mentality and a consistent track record of successful, high-quality results
  • You enjoy learning new technologies as they emerge
  • You have an advanced understanding of development methodologies and processes
  • You have a comprehensive knowledge of CS fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, and design patterns
  • You have advanced knowledge of system architecture and design patterns
  • You can understand architecture, design, and integration landscape of multiple our systems
  • You have experience with common software engineering tools such as Git, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • You have a high level of comfort in Lean Startup or Agile development methodologies
  • You have a bachelor's degree in computer science or comparable field, or equivalent self-study
Qualifications

  • Experience with Scala
  • Experience with Java or Python Development
  • Experience with Big Data technologies such as Spark, R, etc
  • Experience with a Modern front end framework such as React, Angular, etc.
  • Experience with Cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, GCP. Azure Preferred
  • Experience with Devops technologies such as Git, Jenkins, Kubernetes/Docker
  • Experience with Shell Scripting
 
location: BENTONVILLE, Arkansas
job type: Contract
salary: $60 - 68 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Functional programming using Scala
  • Spark
  • Reactive/event driven systems architecture
  • Play, Spring, or other web service frameworks
  • Azure Event Hubs or Kafka
  • Cassandra and other big database implementations
  • Contribute to overall system design, architecture, security, scalability, reliability, and performance of applications
  • Support the build and deployment pipeline and when necessary, both diagnose and solve production support issues
  • Identify, scope, and architect solutions for new features while applying sound technical judgment that considers technology alternatives, impact on affected / adjacent systems, and tradeoffs
  • Work with Product, Design, and QA to deliver world-class digital experiences
  • Get the opportunity to stay ahead of new technologies with an eye to evaluating and potentially incorporating them into your team's architecture
  • Apply understanding to help improve the cloud infrastructure that powers our high-performance, consumer-scale site and mobile apps
  • Lead initiatives, technical design, and delivery of complex features across multiple systems to improve user experiences
  • Recommend changes to processes and tools at the team level based on industry standards, patterns, and practices
  • Diagnose / fix highly complex technical issues independently
  • Identify and communicate cross-team dependencies
  • Communicate individual and project-level development statuses, issues, risks, and concerns to technical leadership and management; research / advise technical leadership in vendor negotiations
  • Create documentation and training related to technology stacks and standards within assigned team
  • Provide end-to-end support to applications
Who You Are

  • You have an ownership mentality and a consistent track record of successful, high-quality results
  • You enjoy learning new technologies as they emerge
  • You have an advanced understanding of development methodologies and processes
  • You have a comprehensive knowledge of CS fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, and design patterns
  • You have advanced knowledge of system architecture and design patterns
  • You can understand architecture, design, and integration landscape of multiple our systems
  • You have experience with common software engineering tools such as Git, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • You have a high level of comfort in Lean Startup or Agile development methodologies
  • You have a bachelor's degree in computer science or comparable field, or equivalent self-study
Qualifications

  • Experience with Scala
  • Experience with Java or Python Development
  • Experience with Big Data technologies such as Spark, R, etc
  • Experience with a Modern front end framework such as React, Angular, etc.
  • Experience with Cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, GCP. Azure Preferred
  • Experience with Devops technologies such as Git, Jenkins, Kubernetes/Docker
  • Experience with Shell Scripting
 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 3 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
 
skills:
  • Spark (4 years of experience is required)

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