2092 Software Engineer (Scala)

Location: Portland, OR or San Diego, CA

Our Data team is looking for a Software Engineer with experience building public and partner facing APIs. In this role, you will design, develop, deploy and maintain our API platform. You will also drive, own technical design, development and documentation of cross-functional and multi-platform applications. Further, the applications you build will help others monitor their personal health and wellness and in some cases…save their lives! So come help us build greenfield applications on this new team. If this sounds like the right challenge for you, please send your resume to We value diversity in the workplace and encourage women, minorities, and veterans to apply. Thank you!

Job Type: FTE

Additional Information:
We are the creator and leader of continuous glucose monitoring technology – a sub-skin sensor/transmitter/receiver set of tools that capture and publish glucose measurement. Our 5-minute interval glucose level data stream is forming the cornerstone of rich and expanding data solutions that enable patients, physicians, and carriers to improve diabetes outcomes and reduce cost-of-care.

o Ideally experience with Scala. If you have another JVM language in your background such as Java, Clojure, or Groovy, and have a keen interest in writing Scala code, we would be interested in talking to you
o Proficient in building, securing and deploying API's
o Solid work experience with Web services and API technologies (REST, XML/JSON, SOAP, XSLT)
o Ability to quickly grasp & learn new technologies and develop proof of concepts/prototypes
o Good communication skills and extensive experience working with technical teams and management
o Experience defining API frameworks, and creating best practices for API design and implementation for the enterprise
o Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related discipline

Nice to Have (but not required):
o Working experience and knowledge of API Gateway product Apigee, Layer7 or Mashery
o Experience with deploying in and developing for Cloud infrastructure
o Experience with data stores such as Cassandra or MongoDB
o Experience with Agile Development & Scrum