Senior Backend Engineer, Scala

Company Name: Orchard Platform
Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 04th Nov, 2016
  • Motivated engineers who love to design, code, and implement creative new features and enhancements to Orchard's marketplace lending services.
  • Someone who wants to push limits of product innovation using the latest advancements in functional programming; working closely with product managers, designers and other cross-functional team members.
  • Coders who take on the challenge of working with a sense of urgency and can rapidly iterate on product/platform features
  • Engineers with a sense of humor and desire to continuously learn
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or work equivalent
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in distributed & infrastructure software development
  • Strong algorithms, data structures, and coding background in C++, Java, Scala; exposure to other functional languages like Haskell is a plus
  • Knowledge of modern web frameworks, languages and protocols
  • Experience with (Apache Spark, Flink, Scalding, Akka, Storm) is a plus!
  • Prior experience with multiple relational and columnar data stores such as MySQL, Redis, Memcached, Cassandra, Vertica
  • Familiar with software engineering best practices, e.g. unit testing, code reviews, design documentation