Scala Developer

DevelopmentTel Aviv

About Us

Riskified is the AI platform powering the eCommerce revolution. We use cutting-edge technology, machine-learning algorithms, and behavioral analytics to identify legitimate customers and keep them moving toward checkout. Merchants use Riskified to increase revenue, prevent fraud, and eliminate customer friction. Riskified has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and approved billions of dollars of revenue for merchants across virtually all industries, including a number of Fortune 500 companies.

Our R&D Team

  • We are passionate about scale, performance engineering, high availability, robust distributed architecture, and clean code.

  • As part of our team, you’ll have the chance to experience real highly-available architecture and take part in the ongoing efforts to enhance our scale and resilience. You’ll work with the most advanced technologies and contribute to the creation and maintenance of one of the most interesting and complex products on the market, including:

    • Our analysis flow, involving a variety of data sources and complex analytical logic, with its high availability and strict SLA requirements
    • Our business applications, meant to serve our customers’ payments teams and their varied use cases
    • Our operational tools, written to maintain an operation of considerable onboarding size and monitor our merchants’ analytical performance
  • Our culture is fast-paced, empowering, and collaborative. We work together as a department, and also, in smaller teams, enabling each developer to have a significant impact on our product. Each team member has a high-level of independence and makes important decisions that influence our customers' payment flow and risk management.

About the Role

At Riskified, we work in small teams where everyone has an impact on our business, giving you the opportunity to further develop your engineering skills, while dealing with challenges of scale, architecture and innovative technology. As a Scala Developer, you will become a valuable member of an innovative and fast-growing department. 

What You'll Be Doing

  • Build new FinTech products from scratch that expand Riskified’s ecosystem
  • Work closely with product team, developing complex applications that process millions of events a day.
  • Take part in revamping our architecture and building new microservices.
  • Work in collaboration with other development teams on building large scale real-time applications that are always available.

Our Stack: Scala, Ruby, Postgres, Elastic, Redshift, AWS, Kafka, Docker 

Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or military equivalent certifications
  • 4+ years of proven hands-on production-grade development experience on a JVM based Scala/Java/Clojure system
  • significant experience with a functional programming language (Scala, Haskell, ML, F#) - strong advantage
  • Experience with Ruby - an advantage
  • Autodidactic approach to software development
  • A passion for writing clean and robust code
  • Capable of working independently and as part of a team
  • Experience designing public APIs and building high throughput services - an advantage

Life at Riskified

We are a fast-growing and dynamic startup with 350 team members between our offices in Tel Aviv and New York City. We value collaboration and innovative thinking. We’re looking for bright, driven, and passionate people to grow with us.

Some Tel Aviv Benefits & Perks:

  • Stock options for all employees
  • Extra time off for parents and caregivers
  • Team events, fully-stocked kitchen, yoga, pilates, basketball, soccer, and more

In The News

Calcalist: Riskified is the Most Promising Startup in 2019

TechCrunch: Riskified Prevents Fraud on Your Favorite E-commerce Site

Inc.com: 15 Israeli Startups You Need to Know

Geektime: Karin Moscovici, Top 10 CTOs and VP R&D in Israel

The Marker Digital 2018: Online Merchants Reject Every Third Customer Due to Fear of Fraud