Vacature Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam | Help Highly Successful AI-Driven Scale-up build their rocketship | SaaS Product Development | Scala, Kafka Streaming, Spark, Docker, Kubernetes & GCP | €100.000 + Stock options!

Your job: Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam

  • Do you want to help build a very innovative, quickly growing, AI data-powered, SaaS product with successful investments behind it?
  • Do you love functional programming, solving data driven/event-based challenges and building a booming tech scale-up company with the potential to dwarf competitors in Europe & Americas?
  • 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?
  • And what about working in a very autonomous team of highly intelligent and super passionate Data-, ML- and Backend Engineers?

Sounds interesting? Then read on!

Your employer: Builds highly-successful and innovative AI-Driven FinTech SaaS-products with social impact

This high tech scale-up from the amazing city of Amsterdam is currently in a very unique position! They have built and run the first version of their product and it’s a hit! Many customers and tens of thousands of daily users are raving fans and have used their real-time, (streaming) data-driven product to leave their positive mark on the Financial area in Europe and soon even the Americas!  Your effort helps lots of people all over the world in a very direct way!

To what do they owe all this success? They have developed a Multi-Tenant SaaS product for the analysis of large flows of Data, driven by A.I. and Machine Learning. Human failure is eliminated which brings mind-blowing economies of scale within the FinTech industry.

Due great success, they are planning to scale their product further within different geographical areas such as Europe or America. All this with the associated performance challenges! Furthermore, they have still several products on the roadmap that still needs to be built, what strengthens their unique proposition. And of course everything from scratch! This way you can tell your family and friends that you were really there from the start.

Your role: Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam

As Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam you play a fundamental role in enabling this innovative tech scale-up further. The impact you can have is huge! Not to speak about what you could learn. You will get to work with some of the keenest minds within the functional programming/Artificial Intelligence world and together you are tasked to build their ambitious roadmap to conquer the global market!

If you love the excitement of developing awesome AI/Streaming data-driven features in a fast paced startup environment, without compromising on tests or neglecting software craftsmanship, this is for you! You will get to work on heavily distributed, real-time systems that process hundreds of millions, if not billions of events per day! In the meantime, you can also take a critical look at how you can take the Scala backend code to an EVEN higher level by sharing your own vision.

What is being asked?

  • 4+ years professional backend development experience
  • Professional experience with Scala
  • Experience working within a start-up/scale-up environment is a major plus
  • Experience working within data driven companies is a big plus
  • Experience with Kafka or Spark is a plus
  • Experience with open cloud like GCP, AWS & Azure is a plus

What is being offered?

  • Salary between €75.000 and €100.000 based on experience and added value
  • Stock option plan!
  • Remote work from Netherlands, Belgium, Spain or Portugal
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 holidays
  • Laptop or Macbook
  • Room for self-development
  • The opportunity of a lifetime!

Are you ready to help build this rocket ship and take it to the moon as a Senior Scala Developer Amsterdam?


Then apply now via the form below or send your CV to Robert Hawker, via

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