Senior Scala Engineer | Machine Learning | NYC

Job Title: Senior Scala Engineer | Machine Learning | NYC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$150000.00 - US$170000.00 per year
Reference: BBBH17654_1520971736
Contact Name: Michellie McDonald O'Brien
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2018 20:08

Job Description

Our client is a leading social media startup that enables like-minded individuals to connect on a common platform. While using bleeding edge technologies, this company is incorporating machine learning and artificial intelligence initiatives to optimize their backend systems. Located in Flatiron, this high-growth company is looking for a Senior Scala Engineer to join their team to help lead their backend API development.


  • 4+ years of experience working in engineering; 2+ years of experience with Scala (Java experience also considred)
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience developing APIs and SDKs is a plus
  • Experience working with service oriented architecture and container-based deployments


  • Work with a small, agile team and mentor other developers as needed
  • Have full autonomy over your workday; ability to work hard and work independently while having a flexible mindset
  • Communicate and collaborate with others

Work Perks

  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Free medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Excellent work/life balance and paid time off
  • Opportunity to work with a team of brilliant engineers on a small team, and grow into a managerial position

For more information, please contact Michellie McDonald-O'Brien at +1 646 766 1203 or via email for a confidential consultation.