Software Engineer
Borrower Experience, New York City
Posted on 9/28/2023

51-200 employees

Tech-enabled platform modernizing debt collection processes
Company Overview
January is a company that humanizes debt collection, providing a tech-enabled platform that not only improves recovery rates but also ensures a more compassionate approach towards borrowers. The company's intelligent compliance system automatically adheres to all federal, state, and local regulations, reducing risk and protecting creditors' reputations. With a proven track record of recovering more than the national average for creditors and allowing borrowers to resolve debts on their own terms, January is setting a new standard in the debt collection industry.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding





New York, New York

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Software Testing
Software Engineering
  • A multi-channel communications engine
  • Software to offer borrowers tailored settlements and payment plans
  • Our payments processing
  • Predictive models
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience as a Software Engineer
  • Are proficient in at least one modern programming language (Java, Python, Go, etc.)
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Passionate about collaborating with teammates and cross functional partners
  • We find that candidates who perform particularly well in this role have full-stack experience
  • Feature Delivery: As a Software Engineer, you'll be instrumental in executing projects from concept to deployment, ensuring timely and high-quality feature releases. Your ability to manage complexities, solve problems, and collaborate across teams will directly contribute to January's growth and borrower satisfaction
  • Technical Excellence. You'll champion quality in every aspect of the development process. From developing simple solutions and writing unit tests to participating in design discussions and PR reviews, you'll ensure that the software we build is robust, scalable, and meets the highest standards of quality. You'll be responsible for identifying and addressing technical debt, ensuring that the codebase remains clean and manageable
Desired Qualifications
  • Genuine collaboration. We recognize and explicitly reward feedback, alignment, and learning from each other
  • Managers as advocates. You'll report to leaders invested in your growth and promotion, not just their own. Managers only succeed when their teams thrive
  • Outcomes over output. We value finding ways to do more with less, working smart instead of burning out
  • Product ownership. Engineers are owners, not mercenaries. Everyone plays a role in discovering, advocating for, and implementing product ideas
  • Technical quality. We work collaboratively with our product team to ensure great outcomes without sacrificing quality. Sustainable development is a first-class priority