Vacature Senior Scala Developer Utrecht | High Tech Product Development | Scala, Akka, Cloud, NoSQL | Up to € 75.000 + 15% bonus

Your job: Senior Scala Developer Utrecht

  • Are you all about Scala and would you like to help this product company move into the cloud?
  • Would you love to work based on the last software engineering best practices?
  • Would you want to work on a very successful and intellectual challenging product that has huge global potential?
  • How about up to 15% bonus, 6 training days, big training budget and an amazing office?

Then we may be looking for you! Read on!

Your employer: Processing Real Time Streaming Data that will revolutionize their market

This very tech savvy product company enables real time analytics and control over vast amounts of real time data, enabling users to make vastly better business decisions. They are a very successful scale up, so working here means the flexibility and freshness of a startup, but with the know-how and big budgets of an established company. At the moment they are already processing tens of thousands events every 20 seconds and this number will increase with every client successfully added!

In the Netherlands, the engineers working at this company are quite famous for the level of their level of craftsmanship. They have built a culture of collaboration, agile working, continuous improvement and self-development. They are big proponents of functional and reactive programming, clean coding and delivery automation.

Joining this product company now means joining at an interesting time! Their current clients are scaling up significantly which is pushing their systems to new limits. Also, moving into the cloud with a SAAS version of their product, cutting up their systems into microservices!

Here they highly invest in knowledge sharing and personal development. You can take part in bi-monthly knowledge sessions (the last trends on best practices presented), being able to go to seminars in the Netherlands and abroad and overall strapping your career to a rocket. Buckle up, you are going to the top!

Your role: Senior Scala Developer Utrecht

As the company is growing and different teams have been formed we are now looking for an hands on Team Lead Scala Developer Utrecht. This role asks for a combination of great people skills and technical acumen (heavy lead + scala/Akka/cloud). You will lead a very capable and fun feature team to help build the best client friendly features.

As a senior, you will be also helping to keep code standards high and building innovative, scalable and very user friendly features you will furthermore bite down on the challenge to build the SAAS (AWS, GCP, Azure) version of their product and move it into the cloud. This is quite a challenge as the current architecture is quite complex and split into multiple services.

As the company is growing fast you can look forward to great career chances!

What is required?

  • +5 years of professional software engineering experience
  • Professional experience with Scala, Akka
  • A hands on attitude + good communicator, pro-active nature and collaborative
  • Experience with GCP, AWS, Azure or Private Cloud is a plus
  • Experience building heavy load systems is a plus
  • Experience with modern SE practices like CI/CD and Agile

What is offered?

  • Up to € 75.000 gross per year +  up to 15% annual bonus!
  • An amazing office, easy to reach from Utrecht OR Amsterdam region!
  • Bi-monthly knowledge sessions
  • € 5.000 training budget per year
  • 6 training days per year
  • Public transportation fully paid
  • A brand new laptop + accessories every 2 years
  • Great, very intelligent and tech savvy colleagues
  • Relocation assistance when coming from abroad (visa + housing paid for first 2 months)

Are you a solid senior with good Scala/Akka knowledge?

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

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