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Senior Scala Developer for a Video Game Development Company

Senior Scala Developer for a Video Game Development Company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

We're looking for a remote Senior Scala Developer with 3+ years of back-end development experience, and Cloud/AWS + IaC tools proficiency to join our team.

The customer is an American video game and software developer and publisher, developing a commercially available game engine that also powers their internally developed video games.

You will become a member of the Online Game Services team which is responsible for Online Platform Development. The team is developing services providing online game capabilities both for Internal projects and games as well as for third-party game developers. The candidate is expected to be a passionate engineer excited about solving impactful technical problems, who can assess a challenge, craft a well-architected solution, and run with implementation.

Please note that even though you are applying for this position, you may be offered other projects to join within EPAM Anywhere.

Responsibilities

  • Develop scalable backend web services using Scala language
    • Develop & maintain a live service; the ability to monitor, troubleshoot, and diagnose issues
      • Work with non-relational databases (Mongo, Dynamo, Redis)
        • Creating a system design, integrating upstream and downstream components in a complicated web of micro-services

          Requirements

          • 3+ years of back-end development experience using Scala
            • Expert knowledge of Scala (+ opt. Akka, Finatra)
              • Strong experience with Cloud/AWS (LB, ASG, AZ, SNS/SQS, EC2, EC) + IaC tools
                • Proficiency in system design, Micro-service architecture
                  • Prior experience with Java or Python is optional
                    • Experience with Game Backend Services is optional
                      • Self-sufficiency, Ownership
                        • Strong communication and collaboration skills
                          • English/Communication (C1+)

                            Nice to have

                            • Experience with developing Online Games, Game Servers
                              • Experience with integrating external services and APIs and common auth models

                                We offer

                                • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
                                  • Work on enterprise-level projects on a long-term basis
                                    • Full-time remote work
                                      • Unlimited access to learning resources (EPAM training courses, English classes, Internal Library)
                                        • Community of 38,000+ industry's top professionals
                                          Java
                                          Scala
                                          Cloud.AWS

                                          40 hrs/week

                                          Hours per week

                                          12+ months

                                          Project length

                                          Armenia, Belarus, Colombia, Georgia, Italy, Kazakhstan, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan

                                          Locations eligible for the position