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Platform Engineer (Scala)

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Dublin, Dublin City Centre


Software Engineering





Stelfox have partnered with a leading multinational provider of digital commercial documentation to over 30 million users.

Founded in 2005, our client opened a Dublin engineering centre in 2014 and currently have close to 50 employees across a various functions.

They are now actively looking to hire a highly skilled Platform Engineer to work on their product feature set expansion and handle the growing global usage scale (tens of millions of monthly users).

Their SaaS platform is built using a mix of Scala, Akka, Play Framework, RabbitMQ, Redis, Kafka, Casandra, Sprark and the successful candidate will be working on large distributed systems, event-driven / message driven architectures.

What you’ll be doing…

  • Applying distributed systems concepts to domain problems
  •  Support the massive usage scale from idea through to running in production
  •  Applying pragmatic approaches to building sustainable solutions
  •  Establish automated test frameworks
  •  Monitoring and improving back-end system performance

What you need:

  •  Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years experience with large scale distributed systems
  • Strong exposure to Microservices Architecture, Event Driven Development, REST
  • Concepts, Functional Programming ( Scala/ Akka ), commercial SaaS applications

What you’ll receive…

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunches / Snacks
  • Gym Subsidy
  • Pension Contribution
  • Healthcare Cover
  • Dental Cover
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Company Social Events
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