Technical Lead - Scala

If you are business and tech savvy, and have experience driving partnerships and product revenue, we have an exciting role with a lot of responsibility leading our Rocker Pay team!
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*Local Stockholm 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 help us continue scaling, Rocker is searching for a Scala Technical Lead for our team of Scala developers in our Product Team, Rocker Pay.

As Technical Lead, you will be part of the team working on our peer-to-peer solution, Rocker Pay. You will lead important projects that have profound impact on the company, be part of making overarching architectural choices for the company, and help guide and mentor our team of talented Scala developers. You will collaborate with our front end and product teams to improve our app, identify risks, and lead and inspire your team to reach their goals for building the best financial services on the market.

Being a successful Technical Lead 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 enables 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

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
  • Professional experience working with Scala 
  • Our tech stack includes Kafka, Akka, Kubernetes and Docker, so an understanding of how those work will be beneficial
  • Experience in a similar role is a plus
  • Strong leadership and organizational abilities
  • Excellent communication, motivational, and interpersonal skills
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

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