Forbytes is looking for Senior Scala developers who are ready for new challenges.
Project is a data security product enabling safe internal use of sensitive data. The software finds and classifies sensitive data in cloud data warehouses, finds risky queries (relative to sensitive fields), and throws alerts when it finds risky queries. Software currently works for Redshift and Snowflake on AWS.
Client is San Francisco based company and is looking to expand core back-end engineering team (of 4 Highly Experienced Engineer ) to help accelerate the product roadmap. Their server stack is Scala, Akka and Play. They're also heavy users of SQL.
Ideal candidates will also have experience with or more cloud warehouses such as Redshift, Snowflake, BigQuery, or Synapse.
o Work with the engineering team to design, build, and test our cloud-based platform including front-end, back-end, and services
o Participate in feature estimation, feature prioritization, sprint planning, biweekly sprints, code reviews, and sprint retros
o Contribute to product development: understand customer needs and work with the product team to design, plan, and implement new features
o Support early customers of our software by investigating and fixing production issues
o Help us improve our processes and make the right tradeoffs between agility, cost, and reliability
o MS degree in Computer Science or technical field; or comparable industry experience
o Experience with at least 2 of the following:
o 5+ years back-end development (e.g. REST API) for enterprise B2B product
o 3+ years Scala experience. As secondary option can be considered candidate with 5+ years of experience who is prepared to switch to Scala.
o Development on cloud platforms including AWS
o Data warehouse/database experience (as data scientist or DBA) and SQL expertise
o Good communication skills
o Willing to learn, challenge yourself, and share your ideas with the team
o Able to multitask and wear many hats in a fast-paced environment. This week you might lead design of a new feature, next week you are fixing a critical bug or improving our CI infrastructure
o confident written and communication English skills
o Porting software to BigQuery and Azure Synapse
o Cybersecurity experience and strong adversarial thinking
o Highly desirable: familiarity with program analysis techniques, especially static analysis and formal methods
At Forbytes we are happy to put our team members first, as long as you commit to put the client first.
We always looking for people who have the talent and skill set to work in a team and effectively deliver the capability the business client needs. You will be working with eCommerce solutions so must be interested in delivering business value functionality that will improve sales via digital media.
As an individual working at Forbytes we are looking for the following in each individual:
Able to respect other people’s opinions and willing to explore the assumptions behind their point of view before criticising their opinion.
Able to listen, ask questions and understand the other persons point of view.
Willing to give advice on how best to achieve the business needs.
Willing to take responsibility for the work you do and ensure that it meets the business needs both in the capability it delivers and quality.
A commitment to continuously improve your knowledge of the business you are delivering the eCommerce solution for.
A pledge to continuously improve your technical knowledge so that you are able to deliver the most effective solutions in terms of meeting our client’s business objectives.
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Job posted on
22 November 2020