Vacature Senior-Lead Scala Developer Amsterdam | Harness the power of AI with Streaming Data! | Scala, Akka, NoSQL, GCP, Kubernetes | € 86.400 + € 15.000 bonus

Your job: Senior-Lead Scala Developer Amsterdam

  • Do you love building a high impact heavily distributed, real-time product that has the potential to improve the daily lives of millions of consumers all over the world?
  • Would you love to work for a fast paced tech scale-up, where you get a sweet salary as well as company stock options?
  • Do you love Scala, streaking data, solving data driven/event-based challenges and building a booming tech scale-up company with the potential to dwarf competitors in Silicon Valley?

Then wait no longer, this job is for you!

Your employer: Using Streaming Data and Artificial Intelligence to give Power to the People!

This high tech scale-up from the amazing city of Amsterdam is currently in a very unique position! They have built and run the Beta version of their product and it’s a hit! Hundreds of customers and tens of thousands of daily users are raving fans and have used their real time, (streaming) data driven product to learn better, faster and work more efficiently. They also enable growth and engagement so users can offer amazingly better service to their hundreds of thousands of consumer customers. Your effort helps lots of people all over the world in a very direct way!

Their product is such a hit that they have attracted the eyes and investments of some of the biggest tech names on the planet. In 2020 they have started to build this rocket ship and have hired some of the most respected names within Scala and Functional programming. They have a true engineering culture, with a big focus on quality and solid engineering best practices with lots of autonomy/freedom within teams.

Your role: Senior-Lead Scala Developer Amsterdam

As Senior-Lead Scala Developer Amsterdam you will have a technical leading role within one of their development teams. Mentoring, guiding, architecture, design, code quality, test/delivery automation and of course hands on coding! You will get to play a fundamental role in the further development of their product suite, with a lot of work still needed to be done and impact to be had!

Within this role there is room for you to work as a senior or lead scala developer, there is room for both! You will get to work on heavily distributed, real time systems that process hundreds of millions, if not billions of events per day! If you love to work with highly skilled Scala professionals you have come to the right place! You will get to work with some of the keenest minds within the functional programming world (contributors to the language) and together you are tasked to build their ambitious roadmap to conquer the global market!

What is required?

  • 5+ years professional development experience
  • A strong communicator
  • Professional experience with Scala and stream processing
  • Experience working within data driven companies is a big plus
  • Experience with Akka (streams and/or Http) is a plus
  • Experience with Kafka, NoSQL or ElasticSearch is a plus
  • Experience with deploying to Kubernetes and running your own code in production is a big plus

What is offered?

  • Between € 80.000 € 86.400 gross per year based on experience and added value
  • + € 10.000 – € 15.000 annual bonus
  • Stock options!
  • Up to 2 days working from home per week (post covid)
  • Your own (external) coach facilitating your growth
  • Unlimited holidays!
  • Amazing team and Friday events
  • The best hardware money can buy!
  • Lots of room for self-development
  • Big training budget
  • The opportunity of a lifetime!

Do you want to help build the next Unicorn?


Be sure to apply now via the form below or send your CV to Robert Hawker via

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