Scala solutions deliver engaging retail experiences by connecting networks of digital signs, kiosks, mobile devices, websites and Internet-connected devices. Scala, a STRATACACHE company, provides the platform for marketers, retailers and innovators to easily create and centrally manage deployment of shopping experiences while retaining the flexibility to rapidly adapt to local business conditions and preferences of customers in the store. With 30 years of experience entertaining, informing and educating audiences, Scala is well-known for its innovation and leveraging best-of-breed technologies, such as mobile and predictive analytics, to create award-winning solutions that are easy-to-use, yet infinitely customizable. Headquartered near Philadelphia, PA, Scala’s network of partners and developers located in more than 100+ countries drives more than 750,000+ managed devices.
Backend Software Developer
As a Backend Software Developer at Scala, you'll join a close-knit team of engineers, product managers, and client services developers to build the future of a platform destined to power immersive digital experiences for a long list of Fortune 100 customers.
Communicates with Product and Engineering stakeholders to design and build platform services
Leads and participates in medium-to-large scale projects
Produces both high-level and detailed design for platform-level services
Produces clean, scalable, modular, well structured, testable code
Builds and helps maintain reusable components and libraries
Designs and implements microservices with thoughtfully-defined APIs
Influences application architecture and development processes
Communicates bad news with the same urgency as good news
5+ years of experience designing, building and deploying backend services
Comfortable failing fast and working in a team
A clear understanding of Functional and Object-Oriented programming paradigms, as well as their advantages and disadvantages
Experience with at least one type of queuing system (Apache Kafka, RabbitMQ, SQS, etc)
Experience with at least one RDBMS (MySQL, PostgreSQL, RDS, Oracle, etc)
Experience with at least one document-oriented DB (MongoDB, CouchDB, etc)
Experience using, designing and building REST/Web Service APIs
Familiarity with the full software development lifecycle with Agile methodologies
Technologies we use:
Node.js Redis Express NW.js MongoDB Swagger Kubernetes Docker
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