Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Cash flow Platform

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

Nova Credit

Nova Credit

51-200 employees

International credit evaluation services for lenders

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Datadog
Python
Airflow
Software Testing
Data Science
Apache Spark
SQL
AWS
Pandas
FastAPI
Hadoop
Flask
NumPy
Django
Requirements
  • 8+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years driving large multi-team software projects from problem statement to ongoing maintenance
  • 5+ years experience with databases, data warehouses, or data lakes; strong SQL skills
  • Advanced experience and knowledge of data engineering tools like Spark, Hadoop, Pandas, or Airflow
  • Experience leveraging common observability tools like Grafana, Kibana, or Datadog
  • Proficient in Python; experience writing idiomatic (Pythonic) code and building Python-based web applications (Flask, FastAPI, Django)
  • Knowledge of numerical libraries (numpy, pandas, SciPy, polars, etc.)
  • Ability to design sound, highly performant solutions in AWS; articulate design decisions and tradeoffs well
  • Strong grasp of existing and emerging software testing methods
  • Curious, self-driven, and eager to learn
Responsibilities
  • Play a lead role in every major facet of engineering (e.g., architecture, best practices, technical vision)
  • Own major technical initiatives for the Cash Platform team and across the engineering organization
  • Work closely with stakeholders to scope out technical projects and delegate large projects across the organization
  • Actively lead in standard engineering activities like technical design, code reviews, on-call support, documentation, and sprint ceremonies
  • Mentor engineers from junior to senior
  • Collaborate with product and data science teams to evolve our ML-based cashflow data platform, powering our 'income navigator' and 'cashflow underwriting' products
  • Collaborate with the data scientists to productionalize research models; this may include supplementing research-driven models with additional considerations such as unit processing efficiency, batch efficiency, and parallel computing use cases
  • Contribute to data observability strategy and implementation
  • Develop quality controls around our ML-powered services to ensure model effectiveness
  • Devise and drive tooling and framework improvements to improve R&D outcomes

At Nova Credit, the commitment to leveraging cross-border credit bureau data and bank statement information to facilitate fair lending decisions stands out as a cornerstone of our work environment. This focus not only enables lenders to extend services to a broader demographic, including those with limited or no credit history, but also fosters a culture of innovation and inclusivity. Employees at Nova Credit are at the forefront of addressing significant challenges in the financial sector, contributing to industry leadership in the credit analysis field.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$124.4M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

18%

Benefits

Medical, Dental, and Vision are 99% subsidized for Nova Credit employees, and 50% for dependents.

Nova Credit sponsored 401K plan.

On each work anniversary, Nova Credit will reimburse the cost of a roundtrip economy ticket to any destination in the world.

Unlimited vacation policy.