Back End Engineer (2) needed ASAP

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Advanced Software Talent
8+ years industry exp required. Java UNIX systems, Back-end services, understand full service stack, Mesos and or Cassandra AWS Continuous integration is nice to have
Contract W2, 6 months plus onsite
w/2 market rate
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

No third party entities, NO C2C or H1-B's or Visa Transfers or Visa sponsorship. No EAD's please,  W/2 ONLY need to apply! $83.00 max per hour w/2. 

Must have 8 plus years of industry experience with strong Java  Back End development !!!! 


Backend Software Engineer

Our mission is to create world class entertainment and we work in a manner that is different from the rest of the industry. We believe that our games reflect the means by which they are produced. The ones that are crafted in an inspiring climate have qualities that resonate to gamers.  You will be empowered to have a creative stake in everything you do. We have a flat creative hierarchy where everyone is a game maker, no matter what they do. We also firmly believe that in order to achieve peak performance one must have a balance between work and personal life.




Role of a Backend Software Engineer:


Develop distributed, resilient and high-performing back-end services using Scala Leverage modern open-source stacks including Scala and Finagle Deploy services on AWS using Apache Mesos and monitor them together with our SRE team Work closely with front-end developers as part of a feature team Be responsible for performance testing at the server level and load testing at the service level (using tools such as Locust) Be proactive about service errors, interruptions and performance issues






Excellent skills in developing distributed back-end services Understand full service stack, from UI in the front-end to databases in the back-end Passion to investigate and adopt new technologies and practices Great communication skills that supports a collaborative working environment



Desired and Bonus Skills:



Experience with JVM and Scala is a huge plus (will gain this on contract).... 

Experience with Apache Mesos and/or Cassandra Experience with AWS Experience with continuous integration and delivery Comfortable working with Unix type systems Experience in the games industry is a plus so they will consider any industry..






BSc in Computer Science or equivalent experience


Skills and Experience:

Required Skills: 



AWS is a plus










Playa Vista, CA


Posted By

James Landry

308 Lang Road Burlingame, CA, 94010


Company Information

Since 1979, Advanced Software Talent has developed programs that are specifically designed to find and deliver world-class talent to technology-driven companies. With three decades of trendsetting work in our back pocket, we have earned a reputation for honesty, quality, and integrity.
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