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Senior Scala Engineer

EngineeringCampshires, Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Dublin, Ireland

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Senior Scala Engineer

Campshires | Sir John Rogerson's Quay | Dublin | Ireland

Your Role:

Do you have a passion for software engineering and desire a high-impact, empowered role to help shape a product at a rapidly growing SaaS company? We're looking for a Senior Scala Engineer who is motivated and ready to jump into a fast-paced environment and help us deliver the best web application scanning product in the market. 

We're a small, but growing, team of senior engineers that build products to crawl through, detect and identify vulnerabilities in web applications at scale.  Our system's core architecture is an event-driven system that relies on Kafka and is built using Scala microservices. 

We adhere to DevOps methodology relentlessly and have enabled the team to be fully autonomous.

Your Opportunity:

  • Growth and Development: As part of working on a small team, you'll have a broad scope and an opportunity to grow as a software engineer. You will team up with engineers to drive initiatives, define the architecture, and build new features.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with Product Managers, other engineers, designers, and stakeholders to continuously iterate on our products.
  • Creativity: We welcome engineers that are motivated and come up with their own ideas to help us build a better product.
  • Architecture & Design: Help with design decisions and the ability to understand and improve our engine performance and stability.

What you'll need:

  • Solid experience with Scala. If not, experience with other languages and a strong desire to learn is required.
  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Familiarity with building RESTful APIs
  • Development experience working in a cloud-based microservices or strong desire to learn
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • A strong DevOps mindset and desire to ship great software
And Ideally:
  • Full-Stack and Dev-Ops experience


If you’ve reached this point in the job description and feel you’re still not sure if you should apply…Just do it! We know there are no perfect applicants. You may not have 100% of all those bullets listed above - and that’s okay. If you’re feeling like you’re not going to fit in with our teams - that’s not ok. We're One Tenable which means however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we encourage you to submit an application if it’s a role you can be passionate about doing every day.



We’re committed to promoting Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Tenable - through all equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state and local levels.

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