Senior Scala Developer

Be part of shaping the engineering culture at Rocker with your unique perspective expertise. We encourage trying new technology and always improving the way we work!
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**Local Sweden Candidates Only**

At Rocker, technology makes up the core of our business, and we are building it with highly skilled, talented, and ambitious people. To improve our product and business decisions as we continue to scale, Rocker is searching for Senior Scala Developers to join and help lead our teams to continue building the most innovative personal finance app on the market!

As a Senior Scala Developer, you will work on important projects that have profound impact on the company, support your Technical Lead in making overarching architectural choices for the company, and help guide and mentor more junior colleagues on our team of talented backend developers. You will collaborate with our frontend and design teams to improve our app, identify risks, and help lead and inspire your team to reach their goals.

Being a successful Senior Scala Developer requires a strong technical foundation, willingness to be accessible for technical guidance, and leading by example. Your strong understanding of the product and product vision enable you to take initiatives with confidence and lead projects to actualization. 

What you'll do:

  • Work with cutting-edge technology like ZIO, Cats, Kafka, Akka, Kubernetes, and Docker
  • Build the backend of our newly released products which are growing in popularity as we grow our user base and continue to add new features
  • Work collaboratively to design, build and maintain APIs, services and systems with our different engineering teams
  • Debug production issues across different services and multiple levels of our tech stack
  • Think through and help plan systems and services while writing quality code
  • Thrive in a collaborative and agile environment involving different stakeholders and an evolving family of products and services
  • Guide and mentor fellow Engineers
  • Ensure creating value and lasting impressions for all our users
  • Thrive in a collaborative and agile environment involving different stakeholders and an evolving family of products and services


What you’ll need:

  • Professional experience working with Scala
  • Our tech stack includes Kafka, Akka, Kubernetes and Docker, so an understanding of how those work will be beneficial
  • If you have code you can share in Bitbucket or on GitHub, we would love to see what you have been working on
  • An entrepreneurial sprit including strong work ethic and interest in learning
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (English required)

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Temporarily remote

We usually respond within three days

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

Textilgatan 31
120 30 Stockholm Directions

Life as a Rocker

Joining Rocker means being part of a friendly, talented and ambitious team that is excited about bringing new ideas, cutting-edge technology, and innovative products to our customers.

We are located in beautiful Hammarby Sjöstad, though right now we are also working from home. We offer a competitive salary, wellness benefits, as well as pension for our full-time employees. We share breakfast together on Mondays before our team meetings, an occasional beer on Fridays, and never say no to connecting over Swedish fika.

  • The Basics

    We offer a competitive salary, wellness benefits, as well as pension for our full-time employees.

  • Additional Perks

    We share breakfast together on Mondays before our team meetings, an occasional beer on Fridays for demos, and never say no to connecting over Swedish fika.

  • Some Fun Stuff

    We have a fleet of company scooters for zipping to lunch together or for commuting to innybandy (which we plan to resume again when it is safe), and our ping pong table gets a lot of use.

Values and Culture

We have an entrepreneurial mindset and value strong work ethicteamworklearning and growing together, and we lead with inspiring can-do attitudes

Already working at Rocker?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

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@rocker.com
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