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Lightbend

Senior Consultant

Remote ūüôĆ

05 November, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • java
  • akka
  • play

Benefits & perks

  • Equity
  • 100% remote work
  • Opportunity for travel

To sum it up...

Work remotely, travel the world and solve tough problems with Scala!

Role overview

We are looking for a skilled consultant with a proven track record for high quality and impact delivery. A true craftsperson with experience using elements of the Lightbend Reactive Platform (Java/Scala, Akka, Play, Lagom) who also enjoys breaking down tough problems, and enabling clients to deliver critical solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Advise, assist and support software developers, architects, product and business owners to evolve¬†architectures and design¬†solutions.
  • Consult with clients in mid-size to large organizations to integrate elements of the Lightbend stack into¬†their¬†environment.
  • Actively develop software using¬†Java, Scala, Akka, Lagom and Play¬†Framework.
  • Enable our clients to successfully design and implement software solutions based on the¬†Reactive Platform¬†through workshops, mentoring, code reviews, etc.
  • Opportunity to travel extensively.

Candidates can potentially live anywhere in North America. This is much more than a coding position - we are looking for true consultants with a substantial technical background.

Qualifications:

You

  • are a¬†developer and evangelist of the Lightbend Reactive PlatformÕĺ Scala,¬†Akka, Play, Java
  • have¬†experience in distributed architecture and¬†functional programming concepts.
  • have a consulting background and¬†experience working with multiple clients.
  • are a voracious learner, ready to take on new technologies and techniques quickly and constantly.
  • have excellent written and verbal communication skills in at least English.
  • are skillful at interacting and working with peopleÕĺ working with a¬†self-organized¬†lean and agile team to mitigate¬†project¬†risks, manage¬†effort¬†and ensure quality.
  • are dedicated to best practices such as¬†automated testing, code reviews, continuous integration, and continuous deployment.
  • are biased towards action on tough problems and issues, and focused on your client's success.
  • are an agent of change, constantly learning and seeking better outcomes.
  • are passionate about enabling others to adopt new technologies.
  • have experienced many different kinds of projects and methodologies, and know the¬†difference between the effective and the hype.
  • hold at least a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • have at least 2¬†years experience with relevant JVM-based languages and systems.
  • be a U.S. or Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident

Location

San Francisco, in northern California, is well known for being a tech haven. However, as one of the most visited cities in the world, it’s also a center of cultural and there’s a strong counter culture sensibility that’s always been an essential part of the city. San Francisco has one of the most prominent LGBT communities in the world, and is one of the most important in the history of LGBT rights and activism.

The economy of San Francisco is influenced by household tech companies such as Salesforce.com, Reddit, Dropbox, Airbnb, Yelp, Uber, Lyft, etc. The third quarter of 2017, saw $4.177 billion in funding for companies in San Francisco and the North Bay Area. An hour south of the city is ‚ÄúSilicon Valley‚ÄĚ which homes Apple, Facebook, Google and Palantir.

Known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. It’s also the home of the famous Alcatraz Island, site of the notorious former prisoner Al Capone.

Did you know...

  • The average salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco is $134,000
  • San Francisco has 3% unemployment rate
  • 50-249

Lightbend is the proud provider of the world’s leading Reactive application development platform. We are a passionate crew of technology pioneers committed to building amazing software. We build and maintain the Akka message-driven runtime, Play web framework, Lagom Microservices framework, and Scala programming language, and we contribute to Apache Spark. Our mission is to help developers build high-performance applications that are message-driven, elastic, resilient and responsive. We created the Lightbend Reactive Platform to make it easy to build software applications that are massively distributed and reduce the headaches and risks associated with managing Microservice-based apps in production.

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  • 100% remote work
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • java
  • akka
  • play

Benefits & perks

  • Equity
  • 100% remote work
  • Opportunity for travel

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