Senior Scala Developer

software, software development, software engineering, Scala, functional programming, software architect, scalable, distributed systems, Java, AngularJS, Amazon Web Services, AWS, EC2, Postgres, Elasti
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, Contract-to-hire
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Immediate opportunity to join our team with a digital healthcare company to develop a suite of products that will assist users in selecting healthcare plans and living healthier lives.  


This is a contract-to-hire position with a competitive hourly rate. You can expect very competitive pay as our median compensation is $180,000.



We are looking for a Senior Scala Developer to work on the product’s middle tier and backend development. This position is available in Chicago, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, or Minneapolis with limited remote work. Industry experience building highly scalable distributed systems in Scala is required. You will be joining a team of developers to bring this product to fruition. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills in Scala for a growing healthcare company.


We are interviewing qualified candidates immediately and intend to move into offer stage quickly. If you are interested, please apply with an updated resume.



  • Must demonstrate industry experience building highly scalable distributed systems and webservices 
  • Scala development experience is required
  • Must have prior experience using AngularJS, ReactJS, or similar JavaScript-based frameworks
  • Must demonstrate strong unit testing and version control experience; Scalatest, Spec2, ScalaCheck, Git preferred
  • Database and caching experience with SQL or NoSQL is required; PostGRES, Elasticsearch, MongoDB preferred
  • Must have experience with cloud-based hosting and deployment
  • Must have experience working in Agile environment


Effective written and verbal communication skills are absolutely required for this role. You must be able to work LEGALLY in the United States as NO SPONSORSHIP will be provided. NO 3rd PARTIES.

Dice Id : 10507524
Position Id : 799562
Originally Posted : 9 months ago
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