Experienced Scala Developer - Schibsted Tech Polska
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Experienced Scala Developer

Gdańsk

Scala
Kafka
Akka

At Rocker, technology makes up the core of the 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 an experienced Scala Developers to join and help lead our teams to continue building the most innovative personal finance app on the Scandinavian market!

As a 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 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)
Contact person Ewelina Piłat ewelina.pilat@schibsted.com

Our recruitment process - now fully online!

Application

Fill out the form and send us your CV - don't forget to mention all the things you are proud of! Once your CV is qualified for the next step of recruitment, you can expect contact from our recruiter.

Recruiter phone call

We are curious to get to know you and thus will ask you a few questions about your experience, motivation and expectations, as well as tell you more about Schibsted and our projects.

Programming task (optional)

Time to show off your practical skills during a home assignment - we don't want to stress you with onsite programming. Every solution is then carefully reviewed by our technical recruiters.

Technical interview

Now let's meet face-to-face and talk about your knowledge and skills - we'll start from reviewing your task and then move forward to more complex topics. Don't forget asking questions too!

Team fit interview

Have a chance to meet the Product or Engineering Manager you will be working with. During this step we'll focus mostly on soft topics - your work style, approach to software development and other.

Offer

Usually we need some time to summarise the process and then - yay, the offer is on the table! You have just received the opportunity to join one of our teams and work together with us :)

Our perks

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Training budget

Fully flexible. Books, conferences, online courses, you name it.

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Social package

Each month you receive benefit points transferrable to tickets, discounts or a prepaid card.

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Four extra days off

We’re not minimalist. That’s why you get 4 days more than Polish law requires.

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Flexibility

Sometimes you need to do your stuff without being at the office or start a day later thanks to flexible working hours.

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Top-notch equipment

Most modern stuff with MacOs or Windows on board & mobile with either Android or iOS.

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Home office supplement

Financial support to your home setup to make your WFH more enjoyable and healthy.

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In-house trainings

Improve your business, tech & soft skills during working hours

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Tech Jump

Mentoring program that helps you to learn completely new frameworks and programming languages.

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Mental health support

A voucher for 3 online sessions with a professional therapist and a series of mental health oriented webinars.

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Multisport

Choose the level that suits you and pick up your favorite sports venues.

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Medical care

With flexible plans tailored to you or your family.

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Electric scooters

We do have our own electric scooters ready to be borrowed for the work commuting.

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