Scala team lead
VATBox has successfully digitised the VAT/GST recovery workflow with its cloud-based enterprise recovery solution. Using intelligent automation, VATBox helps large corporations – including Fortune 500 companies – gain actionable insight into their transactional data, empowering finance and tax professionals with full data integrity, tight compliance and maximum savings. Fusing AI and Computer Vision with human expertise, VATBox provides a full spectrum of VAT/GST audit and recovery services. Benchmarks for tax, finance and procurement – aimed to encourage process improvements and compliance – are all collected in one easy-to-use portal with drill-down capabilities into every single transaction, no matter how small.
Join us to support our mission to empower tax professionals to make strategic business decisions based on transactional data.
As a business we believe to be successful our most important resource is our employees. When employees are happy and content in the workplace, we have found they are more engaged and have a higher output compared to other environments. To ensure we have a vibrant and exciting atmosphere in the office we live by a few simple values.
Honesty and Trustworthy – To be honest with our clients and each other both inside and outside the office.
Collaborative and Team Player – To be able to work with our diverse teams and clients supporting and assisting where required
Accountable – To be able to lead and be responsible for your decisions
Ambitious and Driven – To be passionate about what we do and able to relay that drive and ambitiousness to clients
Be your self – Most importantly we want you to be comfortable knowing you can be you in the work place without the worry of not being able to talk to us regarding whatever maybe going on in your personal life.
By having these values, and such an open working culture we have found our employees are more successful, engaged, motivated, happy both whilst in the workplace and at home. Together we can enhance businesses, grow compliance and governance, and decrease our impact on the environment.
Position over view
Are you looking to put your A-player skills to work for a fast-growth company with a revolutionary product and visionary leadership? If so, then we want you! VATBox hires only the best; together we are changing the future of financial technology. We have a professional and dynamic team and an amazing, collaborative work culture. VATBox is seeking new team members ready to jump on the express train.
You will be working on:
Full VAT recovery cycle from fetching invoices via API to processing and submission.
You will define and implement the system architecture using deployable microservices on top of AWS. These shall support ever growing scale via streams and message queues with scale out abilities using Kubernetes.
Designing and implementing different micro services using CI/CD over AWS.
Designing and implementing different micro services mostly from scratch on top of Kubernetes using CI/CD over AWS.
- SQL and Non-SQL DB (e.g. Mongo, Redis, Elastic Search)
- Familiar with Reactive approach and REST – e.g. Kafka, SQS, Rabbit MQ
- Web App and Admin solution – an advantage
- Familiar matric logging solution – e.g Grafana, ELK, Data Dog
- Experience with Agile approach, Continuous Integration/Delivery
- Experience with Scala, proven team management is a plus
What we offer
- Competitive salary.
- Generous compensation package.
- The best tools and equipment to ensure smooth working (personal laptop, headphones, ergonomic bag and a secret surprise…)
- Ongoing training and mentoring by industry leaders to empower you to be at your best and achieve the most.
- Innovative & fun working environment where your express your creative ideas and execute your professional goals.
VATBox is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, colour, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
Due to high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. If you have not heard back within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuitable in this instance. We will however keep your CV and details on file for other opportunities which may better fit your skills and experience.
By applying for our position, you give VATBox consent to contact you via the details submitted from you on your CV and archive as per the GDPR