Careers - Gorilla Logic


Java Technical Lead
San Jose, Costa Rica
Software Engineering

About Us
Gorilla Logic provides custom application development services on the ground and in the cloud to many of the world's leading software-driven organizations. It has a rich history of applying software engineering best practices to reduce the time and cost of delivering high-quality, full-featured applications with advanced functionality. Its technical leadership in mobile, rich Internet and enterprise applications showcases its broad commitment to software development best practices and quality.
 The Details
  • Full-time employment with Gorilla Logic
  • Work out of our very cool office in San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Position available to start ASAP; Flexible for 30-day notice
  • Fun environment and flexible work schedule
  • Paid company private insurance and compensated days off
  • Product ownership, close-knit team, and endless opportunities within company!
Technical Lead
Gorilla Logic is working with our client, who is a leader in the catastrophe risk modeling industry, to help build their team of highly intelligent and capable engineers. We are looking for a Technical Lead, working on client’s Spark-based big data platform. Based in San Jose, Costa Rica, this is a unique and highly technical role, requiring strong technical leadership and Scala development experience in delivering a leading-edge platform solution. As a Technical Lead, you’ll be using your technical leadership and Scala development expertise to deliver petabyte scale big data solutions for our client. Our environment will require you to work effectively with your teammates, of course. But your real success will be measured by how well you couple critical thinking with self-motivation, enthusiasm and determination. 
Technical Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 5+ years of development experience in Java and/or Scala
  • 6+ months of Scala development experience
  • 1+ years of technical leadership experience
  • Experience with SQL and/or NoSQL databases
  • Experience writing complex SQL
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills to interact with Agile team members 
Bonus Skills
  • Scala development experience
  • Experience with Databricks a big plus
  • Experience with Apache Spark
  • Experience with Snowflake
  • Experience with Apache Parquet

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