At ZestFinance, we’re changing the way finance works, from how people borrow money to the way that credit decisions are made. Our ZAML platform is used by some of the world's largest companies to transform their credit businesses, and more companies are signing up every week.
We’re looking for an experienced Principal Software Engineer who is passionate about building amazing enterprise services with cutting edge technologies in a lean and fast environment. You want to join an organization focused on delivering cutting edge machine learning technologies to large enterprises, where the systems you build allow our customers to capture huge (100m+) economic benefits.
You will be joining a team of 30+ highly-skilled full stack engineers and world class data scientists, where you will be contributing your software design and systems development skills. You will have the opportunity and broad purview to improve team efficiency and productivity by setting high quality engineering standards. This is a hands-on position, and you will have many opportunities to pair with junior and senior developers and data scientists, delivering features while reinforcing engineering best practices.
We practice pairing and TDD in a Ruby on Rails (RoR) environment with an AngularJS + Rails + MySQL stack. We use Docker for containerization and deployments. Our data warehouse / reporting stack is S3 / RedShift / Looker based. Our enterprise deployments are installed in the customer's data centers and integrate with a myriad of legacy technologies. We deliver data science tools and models in R.
It’s not required that you have experience with these technologies; rather, Zest is looking for someone who can learn quickly so we can take advantage of new technologies and adapt to customer requirements.
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ZestFinance, Inc. applies its unique credit-decisioning technology platform — based on data science and machine learning — to help lenders effectively predict credit risk so they can increase revenues, reduce risk and ensure compliance. ZestFinance was founded in 2009 by Douglas Merrill and a team of former Google employees with the mission of making fair and transparent credit available to everyone.
We are committed to diversity in hiring, professional development, and everyday discussion. Zest is determined to hire crazy smart people who are different from each other to create broad thinking, lots of different ideas, and by extension, the best team possible.