Scala Architect

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You may occasionally be required to travel for business
This role can be based remotely in Mexico 

Description and Requirements


"At BMC trust is not just a word - it's a way of life!" 

We are an award-winning, equal opportunity, culturally diverse, fun place to be. Giving back to the community drives us to be better every single day. Our work environment allows you to balance your priorities, because we know you will bring your best every day. We will champion your wins and shout them from the rooftops. Your peers will inspire, drive, support you, and make you laugh out loud!  

We help our customers free up time and space to become an Autonomous Digital Enterprise that conquers the opportunities ahead - and are relentless in the pursuit of innovation! 
Our SaaS Ops department focuses on delivering SaaS excellence and a great SaaS experience for our customers. We continuously grow by adding and implementing the most cutting-edge technologies and investing in Innovation! Our team is a global and versatile group of professionals, so if you’re looking for a place where your ideas will be heard – this is the place for you!

BMC Software are looking for a Senior Scala Architect to work on our Helix (Open) Telemetry and Helix Intelligent Integration products.   We’re looking for an experienced engineer well-versed in designing, creating and maintaining modern, cloud-native applications built on Kubernetes with Scala and ZIO.

Technology stack includes:

  • Scala & ZIO
  • Kubernetes-based microservices
  • Arangodb
  • Kafka
  • Clickhouse
  • Postgres


  • Contribute to all stages of software development lifecycle 
  • Design, implement and maintain Scala-based applications that can be high-volume and low-latency 
  • Analyze user requirements to define business objectives 
  • Assist with pre-production and production application troubleshooting in both k8s and Docker
  • Develop technical designs and communicate with other senior architects, product mangagement and development teams
  • Write well designed, testable code 
  • Mentor more junior members of the team


  • Proficiency in Scala, with a good understanding of its ecosystems
  • Experience with modern effect systems for Scala such as ZIO, Monix, or Cats Effect 
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Degree in Computer Science or relevant field 
  • Implementing automated build and testing frameworks  
  • Knowhow of Java or other concurrency patterns
  • In-depth knowledge of code versioning tools, for instance, Git 
  • Usage of DevOps tools – Helm, kubectl, kustomize, ArgoCD

Nice to Have’s:

  • Knowledge of Open Telemetry or other APM
  • Experience with development or administration functions of network and other system monitoring tools
  • Development of REST API based integrations



Our commitment to you! 


BMC’s culture is built around its people. We have 6000+ brilliant minds working together across the globe. You won’t be known just by your employee number, but for your true authentic self. BMC lets you be YOU! 


If after reading the above, You’re unsure if you meet the qualifications of this role but are deeply excited about BMC and this team, we still encourage you to apply! We want to attract talents from diverse backgrounds and experience to ensure we face the world together with the best ideas! 


BMC is committed to equal opportunity employment regardless of race, age, sex, creed, color, religion, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender,  gender expression,  gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy, disabled veteran or status as a protected veteran.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, visit the accommodation request page.

BMC Software maintains a strict policy of not requesting any form of payment in exchange for employment opportunities, upholding a fair and ethical hiring process.