Senior Scala Developer in Amsterdam | Join this Very Succesful Scale-Up in a Booming Fintech Market! | Scala, Akka, NoSQL, CQRS, Google Cloud, Docker, Kubernetes | up to € 100.000

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Your job: Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam

  • Have you always wanted to work for a cutting edge well-funded scale-up within an exploding industry just before they make it big?
  • Are you all about solving complex challenges around scalability, performance, microservices and event sourcing?
  • How about working on a very tangible product that will be used by millions?
  • And how about working with Scala, Akka, CQRS, Google Cloud, Docker and Kubernetes?


Sounds like a blast? Great! Read on!

Your employer: Young Fresh Great Funded Scale-Up Booming in a Market That will Change the World!

This medium sized tech scale-up is growing quickly to become a great name within their global fast paced industry, which is about the change the world for the better! You can feel this in the air, it’s energetic, entrepreneurial and very motivating! People from all over the world have come to this company located in a spectacular office to help implement this impressive roadmap. They invest heavily in the people, meaning you have flexible working hours, working from home possibilities and have big budgets for training or visiting seminars. Here you will have a great chance to make a big impact in a fast growing tech company!

They are busy building a very user friendly platform that will cater to millions of people, with heavy load and concurrency. This obviously calls for great software engineers to enable a kick ass back end in Scala, making use of the most modern technologies. That is why we are currently looking for a Senior Scala Developer to come join the team.

Your role: Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam

In your role as Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam you will focus on the backend of their platform and work within one of the multidisciplinary scrum teams, working hard to implement the roadmap. As scalability, performance and concurrency are paramount you will get to work on architecture, get to design and build various services (heavy load/ low latency) and help improve what has already been developed. As you will work in a booming global fast paced industry you will furthermore always have to remain vigilant and be able to adapt to the ever changing market.

Growth perspective

As the company is scaling up significantly due to both success and great funding you will get the chance to grow with the organization. You can help shape architecture, team building, and creating and even more kick ass software engineering culture.

What is required?

  • 5+ years of software engineering experience, preferably with a JVM language
  • +2 years of professional experience with Scala
  • Experience with building high performance systems
  • Experience with Kafka, Akka and Event Sourcing is highly preferred
  • End to end development: good understanding of DevOps: from feature design to deployment
  • A good team player
  • Experience with NoSQL and/or Google Cloud is a plus
  • Experience with building trading and/or transactional systems is a big plus

What is offered?

  • Between € 70.000 and € 100.000, dependent on your experience and knowledge
  • Flexible working hours
  • Working from home possibilities
  • 20 holidays
  • Traveling cost compensation
  • Macbook
  • Training budget
  • Room to go to conferences and meetups


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Work Hours:

32 hours (Parttime) hours per week