Datto: Senior Scala Developer
50 Milk Street
Boston, MA 02109

Employee Testimonials


Datto, the worlds leading provider of IT solutions delivered through managed service providers, is looking for a Senior Scala Developer to join a growing team. Datto is a creative company at its core and is an exciting and dynamic workplace. We're 100% focused on our managed service provider partners and believe that with the right technology, managed service providers can change how businesses around the world operate. Datto provides data protection, business continuity, networking, business management, and file backup and sync products that empower and protect the clients of our 14,000+ partners. We're headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut and have 22 offices worldwide.

Were looking for an experienced Software Developer who can help us design and build the next generation of products and features for Datto Saas Protection, to uphold our business continuity promise via Dattos suite of SaaS application backup products. Typically, projects include working with managing large-scale cloud-to-cloud data flows, leveraging third-party APIs (e.g., Google, Microsoft) and development of new product features and capabilities.

Datto is experiencing tremendous growth and looking to hire smart, talented and motivated software craftsman. Join an awesome company and be part of something special!

About the Datto Saas Protection (aka Backupify) Software team

Were a cross-location engineering team who partner closely with stakeholders in our product, sales, and technical support departments to build the right solutions, the right way, so we can continuously deliver reliable, high-quality products. We speak many languages like Scala, PHP, Ruby, English, French, Korean and Mandarin to name a few, but whats most important is technical excellence agnostic of language. We embrace Agile principles and bring these values to work each day. Collaboration, teamwork, open communication, and transparency are vital to our success, and we embody these values to solve complex challenges. Trust and accountability are the pillars of our company, and having a can-do attitude is central to being a team member.

About You:

  • Passionate technologist looking to teach and learn from the best in software development
  • Independent, driven, creative, and likes to take ownership
  • Comfortable communicating with a wide variety of stakeholders to understand and execute on technology roadmaps
  • Willingness to learn and develop in Scala (experience not required but a huge plus!)
  • 3+ years of experience in an object-oriented language such as Java or Scala
  • Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures and algorithms
  • Experience with front-end development ecosystem (e.g. HTML, CSS, and JavaScript)
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., MySQL)
  • Experience with version control software (e.g., Git, Subversion, etc.)
  • Knowledge of the MVC Design Pattern
  • Experience developing in a Linux environment
  • Experience with API development; RESTful, JSON-RPC, SOAP
  • Experience with ElasticSearch (nice-to-have)
  • Experience, or willingness to learn, to work with development frameworks (Akka, Symfony)
  • Experience with designing, building and deploying scalable, highly available systems
  • Familiar with continuous integration and delivery
  • Experience with agile development or are excited to learn
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field

At Datto, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and offer all full-time employees a wide-ranging benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive health-care benefits
  • Free lunch every Friday
  • Flexible working hours
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Charity match program
  • Transit subsidy in select cities
  • Education reimbursement
  • And more!

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Datto is an equal opportunity employer.


Employee Testimonials

Jason Ellis
Customer Experience Innovations Manager

"Every day is a new challenge in Support and with each challenge comes an opportunity to wow our customers. Being able to go home at night knowing that I helped someone else be successful is a fantastic feeling!"

Chelsea Doherty
Partner Accounts Specialist

"The people here are my favorite part of Datto. It's a really special bunch here, and the general air is a positive one. The way our CEO treats us is truly inspiring as well. Datto is completely committed to partner satisfaction from service experience to hardware standards."