Sr. Scala Engineer

  • Abra
  • Mountain View, CA, USA
  • Jun 02, 2018
Permanent

Job Description


Abra

Want to transform the financial industry? Abra is working on the world's first multi-currency, multi-crypto mobile wallet that lets you buy, sell, hold, and send fiat and crypto currencies all in the palm of your hand.

Position Overview

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will write server side code that powers Abra's mobile apps in Scala. You will build a robust and scalable back-end infrastructure that facilitates digital cash transactions between smartphone users all around the world. We're building a high volume transactional system that exposes a simple, usable set of APIs on top of crypto-currencies and associated smart contracts. You will also help with writing test automation to assure that our solutions delight our customers.

Responsibilities
  • Collaboratively identify product requirements and design architecture with Product, UX, and Mobile App development team
  • Write server side Scala APIs for crypto-currency transactions
  • Write automated tests for those APIs
  • Conduct early project scoping and collaborate with cross-functional teams.

Skills and Requirements
  • +5 Years in server side development
  • Deep expertise in REST and RESTful APIs
  • Expertise in Scala a must
  • Experience in Java for Test automation
  • JBehave or Cucumber, Git, continuous integration tools (Jenkins)
  • Ability to work effectively, efficiently and independently with minimal oversight
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills.
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related field
  • Experience in modern test techniques such as Test and Behavior Driven Development (TDD and BDD)