Senior Software Engineer (Scala)


  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 05/27/2021
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  • Company Address: 3405 Piedmont Road Suite 100, Atlanta, GA, 30305

About Evident

Evident is revolutionizing the way personal data is shared. Evident’s simple, secure Identity Assurance Platform lets businesses confidently know who they are dealing with without handling sensitive personal data.

Job Description

Evident’s game-changing technology enables the safe and private exchange of data to help businesses manage risk across their customers, employees and extended ecosystem, including vendors, partners, franchisees.
The world’s largest businesses rely on Evident to make fast and informed decisions as to who to allow into their ecosystem, by collecting, analyzing and making decisions based on sensitive identity and credentials information while protecting privacy and compliance. Our customers rely on Evident to enable them to operate and demonstrate compliance in the remote-first, ever-changing regulatory environment of the future.
Underlying all of our solutions is our privacy-first secure enterprise platform, accessed via our web portal or API's, and providing a highly scalable and configurable solution to manage communications, storage, decisioning and ongoing monitoring of data subjects and credentials.
Evident is a remote-first, VC-backed tech startup, headquartered in Atlanta, GA.
Evident is seeking a highly motivated and talented Backend Software Engineer to join our team and help build the components that make our unique solutions. The ideal candidate is a versatile self starter with a Computer Science degree. The Software Engineer’s responsibilities include crafting and developing software for Evident’s cloud platform, web interface, and/or mobile apps. 
The position can be based in Atlanta or remote anywhere in the US. The company is 100% remote for the foreseeable future.


    • Make improvements to our cloud APIs and work on new features in existing code base
    • Solve issues and implement solutions along with test cases
    • Work with other team members defining new features and extending existing ones
    • Implement automated tests


    • Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in one or more of the following languages: Scala, Python and/or Java. Having professional dev project experience in Scala is required.
    • Deep understanding of object oriented and functional paradigms
    • Willingness to learn and work with technology stacks different from the ones used in the past
    • Solid background in RESTful Web Services­
    • Strong grasp of relational and non-relational (NoSQL) databases
    • Background in Networks and Security (Public Key Infrastructure, SSL, Crypto)
    • Proficiency in Linux and Shell scriptingProficient in git
    • Knowledge of ansible or similar provisioning tool is a plus
    • Full-stack experience is a plus­
    • Working knowledge of Single-Sign-On, OAuth and JavaScript is a plus
Why Evident?
• Our team solves a crucial problem with huge business potential together, and we are able to see exactly how our contribution affects customers!
• Competitive pay package, including base pay and stock options
• Full medical, dental, vision benefits and 401K
• Unlimited vacation
• Annual personal development and technology budget to advance your skills and career
• Weekly stipend for home lunch delivery, home internet stipend, virtual events, & more!
• Recently named one of Atlanta's Coolest Companies & 50 on Fire by Atlanta Inno
• Recently named one of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Companies in Atlanta & one of the Best Places to Work in Atlanta by Atlanta Business Chronicle

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.