Senior Software Engineer - Python

On Deck Capital   •  

Arlington, VA

Industry: Financial Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 394 days ago

As a Senior Software Engineer working in Python at OnDeck, you will: 

  • Productionize Machine Learning models written in Python and R
  • Build tools to enable data scientists to back test and prototype new models and policies offline
  • Build a framework that enables data scientists to A/B test different models and credit policies in real time
  • Evolve and refactor our code base to scale to multiple countries and business partners
  • Write unit and functional tests to ensure that our deployments work as expected
  • New products: Supporting OnDeck's new products/offerings in an automated manner for decisioning 

Qualifications for success 

  • You have 5+ years of professional experience in an OO language (Python, Java) & related technologies, Databases (SQL & NoSQL), XML/JSON data wrangling & testing frameworks
  • You have experience designing flexible & reusable software
  • You are passionate about technology and have a craftsman mindset toward building great software
  • You practice XP practices like Code reviews & Continuous Integration
  • Experience with platform development in multiple languages is a plus
  • You are comfortable working in an agile development environment
  • You are a quick learner & can easily pick up new technologies & dive deep into them
  • You have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • You are a team-player helping the team write awesome software

What we offer you:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits from day one.
  • Paid/flexible sick-leave, vacations, and holidays so you can take off the time that you need when you need.
  • Up to four months paid parental leave for all new parents. Adoption assistance with reimbursement of up to $5K. We want you to have time to bond with your new bundle of joy.
  • We’ll match your 401(k) contributions and offer a discount through our Employee Stock Purchase Plan. All to complement your personal financial strategy.
  • We want to help advance your career. Take classes relevant to your job and the first $5K is on us.
  • Enjoy our annual company summer party, holiday party and department quarterly outings.
  • Our partnership with SoFi gives you access to student loan refinancing, personal loans and even mortgages. 
  • We work hard, we play hard. Build or join an OnDeck intramural club, group, and/or sports team and be part of our OnDeck Community.
  • Fully stocked kitchens with free snacks & drinks.

OnDeck Stats & In the News:

  • In 2015, OnDeck & JP Morgan Chase partner to offer small business loans, named the biggest deal in the history of marketplace lending
  • Our first $3 billion in loans led to 74,000 jobs and $11 Billion in U.S. economic impact.
  • On December 17, 2014 OnDeck rings in the biggest NYC tech IPO since 1999
  • OnDeck was New York’s largest VC-backed tech exit ever

Awards we've received:

  • com and Great Place to Work 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials, 2015
  • Fortune/Great Place To Work Great Rated! People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Financial Services, 2015
  • Crain’s New York Best Places to Work, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Colorado SHRM Best Companies to Work For in Colorado, 2015
  • Built in Colorado, Top 100 Digital Companies in Colorado, 2015
  • Forbes’ America’s Most Promising Companies, 2013, 2014
  • Selling Power Magazine Best Company to Sell For, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • 500|5000, 2013, 2014
  • Crain’s New York Business Fast 50, 2013, 2014