Sr. Scala Developer in Seattle, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a Sr. Scala Developer for a client located in Seattle, WA. This is a 6-month contingent role. We are among the largest IT recruitment firms in the US for contingent/temporary and direct hire placements and support most of the top-rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.

In this role you’ll provide technical guidance, architecture design, and implementation, while working with other senior and junior developers.

The work is highly technical, and you must have experience with creating low-latency, high-performance and highly scalable web services (via an API). You need to feel comfortable implementing new features and new components from a basic specification, maintaining existing features and components, and investigating reliability and performance issues.


•             Proven experience building scalable web services.

•             Launched and managed production systems on AWS using Scala and Kafka.

•             Experience with data storage, networking, APIs, stream processing, caching, etc.

•             Extra points for experience with Redis, DynamoDb, ElasticSearch, Search Engines, Data analysis, Kubernetes.

•             A bias towards action, delivery, and continuous improvement.

•             Comfortable working in a startup environment.

•             Collaborative team player with great communication skills.

•             A degree in Computer Science or equivalent (in lieu of that, you spent enough years working this role that you deserve a degree on it).

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.