Full Stack Web Engineer (Scala) - USA REMOTE
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Instaclustr Consulting team is seeking a mid to senior level
full stack web engineer (Scala) to assist our clients with software
solutions that solve existing problems, enable new business
objectives, and ensure security, performance, and scalability,
while not sacrificing time to deployment. The selected candidate
will begin as a contract employee, and will be converted to a
permanent employee after a brief evaluation period.
You'll be joining a distributed team of web engineers working in
the e-commerce space on a high scale, mission critical, distributed
web system. You'll primarily be working on Scala based services,
leveraging frameworks like Play and Spring, on top of data systems
like Postgres, in a GitHub based workflow, coordinating via Slack,
operating in GCP. What you bring to the team is as important as the
technologies involved; bringing what you learn and know to support
the continual improvement of your teammates is critical for our
success with clients.
Who are we?
Instaclustr, recently named in Deloitte's 2020 fast 500 companies
of North America after another monumental growth year, Instaclustr
is an Australian owned open source as-a-service company, delivering
reliability at scale. We manage cutting edge open source
technologies (Cassandra, Kafka, Spark, Elasticsearch) for our
customers around the world.
Since its foundation in 2013, Instaclustr has seen significant
growth, with large scale and really exciting customers spread
across the globe, and over 4000 servers under our management. We
have offices in Australia, the USA, and Europe and employ over 200
In a perfect world, you'd check all the boxes, but obviously we
don't live in a perfect world (Hello 2021!). If you have most of
the skills and are confident you can pick it up, we're willing to
take a look.
Requirements & Education
3+ years experience programming in Scala/Play framework
Experience working with Spring Boot
Familiarity with React, Redux, and jQuery
Good understanding of Web Standards (HTML, CSS, JSON, REST).
Moderate knowledge of SQL (Postgres preferred).
Working knowledge of messaging systems (AMQP, Rabbit, SQS)
Ability to play nicely with others and work independently.
Intelligence with a sense of humor.
US-based and legally authorized to work in the U.S.
Experience with Elixr/Erlang or iOS/Swift
Experience working with Google Cloud Platform
Additional experience with other web frameworks (Rails/Django)
Experience building web applications from distributed data
Experience developing Open Source code, in public (github, cpan,
Note: Candidates should be able to overlap working hours with US
Eastern Time Zone.
As a company, we work to maximize productivity, provide flexible
work hours, offer benefits including 401k, medical, dental, and
vision coverage, and will work with you to understand what you need
to be productive (equipment, home-office, co-working, etc.).
We believe in diversity as a core asset. From the tools we use - to
the technologies we choose - to the people we work with -
understanding that diversity in approach, and leading with
tolerance over dogma, has always led us to better success. We take
pride in the diversity of our staff, and seek diversity in our
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