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4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! About this position Project Manager Essential responsibilities: Deliver complex cross-functional and cross-border projects. Responsibility for on-time delivery of the project. Lead project team, including external partners and initiates corrective action where appropriate. Be responsible for overall project ownership. Ability to handle multiple projects at the same time, ensuring deadlines are met while driving best practices across the development team. Qualifications/Requirements: Relevant university degree. Experience within financial services and regulated industries and/ or experience in high competition and growth industries. Minimum of 5 years of experience in project management and/ or product development. Willingness and ability to travel, as required. Desired Characteristics: Experience with Project Management methodologies – waterfall and agile. Relevant Project Management certificate – PMP, Prince2, IPMA Experience with managing projects with global scope and resources.  Expertise working with Microsoft project. Proven stakeholder management skills. Ability to evaluate teams performance and identify improvement needs and solutions. High energy level self-starter. Sense of urgency in dealing with issues and tasks. Proven leadership skills and ability to effectively manage project teams. Ability to anticipate events and develop adaptive strategies. Strong skills in customer relationship building, facilitation and management. Exceptional oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leaderships skills. Strong team leadership and team building skills. Ability to drive and manage change in a dynamic environment. Proven ability to work globally. Proven ability to influence and negotiate internally and externally. Knowledge of the software development process. Possesses analytical/quantitative skills.  Possesses business process analysis skills.  Language: Ability and willingness to work in multinational English speaking environment
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! About this position     To improve the fraud risk management system of AS "4finance" and its associates Analyse AS "4finance" and its related companies data, by grouping and analysing the fraudulent cases Align and put forward proposals for improvements in the quality of public data in IT systems, in order to make a qualitative analysis of the data Analyse the lending process and provide suggestions on how to reduce the proportion of fraudulent transactions. Analyse, process and integrate the information obtained from the use of economic, statistical and econometric methods in research Prepare monthly and ad-hoc reports to stake holders Requirements Higher education in economics / finance / mathematics At least 2 years of experience in similar analytical role Highly developed logical thinking and analytical skills Pro-actively communicate with business stakeholders Ability to plan and organize the work independently Ability to excel in a fast-paced work environment Exceptional computer skills, especially Microsoft Office applications Very good knowledge of Latvian and English.
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! For this position, we are looking for talented data driven individual, who have a passion for problem solving, creativity and ability to tell a story using data.  Main responsibilities Development of risk assessment models using various statistical techniques, data gathering and preparation, model development and validation, practical application of models etc.  Regular monitoring of model performance and effectiveness  Redevelopment and recalibration of existing models  Improvement of existing modeling techniques  Documentation of modeling process and results Ability to present the finding to the management  Skills and Experience required Higher education in Mathematics, Statistics, IT, Finance or similar area Minimum of 1.5+ years analytical experience Previous experience working with such tools as R, SQL and SAS or tools with similar functionality Experience with Python, unstructured data, machine learning techniques will be considered as advantage Good knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel Good communication skills Good knowledge of English - oral and written language skills
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! For this position of  Senior Data Scientist , we are looking for talented data driven individual, who have a passion for problem solving, creativity and ability to tell a story using data. Main responsibilities Development of risk assessment models using various statistical techniques, data gathering and preparation, model development and validation, including peer model reviews, practical application of models etc.  Regular monitoring of model performance and effectiveness  Redevelopment and recalibration of existing models  Improvement of existing modeling techniques  Documentation of modeling process and results Communication with involved parties, including coordination of the specific Data Science initiatives and active involvement in their implementation. Skills and Experience required Higher education in Mathematics, Statistics, IT, Finance or similar area Minimum of 3+ years analytical experience  Previous experience working with such tools as R, SQL and SAS or tools with similar functionality Experience with Python, unstructured data, machine learning techniques will be considered as advantage Developed Project Management ability Ability to present the finding to the management Good knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel  Good communication skills Good knowledge of English - oral and written language skills
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! Main responsibilities Prepare approval rates, portfolio management, collections and other reporting on a regular basis Scorecards monitoring reports preparation and review Preparation of scorecards cut off setting analysis Scorecard’s recalibration Work in cooperation with portfolio managers on ad-hocks analysis Creation of alerts system on approval process and defaults Regular review of the alert system and further segmentation and analysis of suspicious trends Preparation of risk assumption for financial cases for the ultimate gain/loss evaluation Creation of loss model, regular loss forecast Pilot portfolio monitoring and maintenance Skills and Experience required Work experience in data analytics and big data samples processing Knowledge of the data mining tool /language, preferable postgre sql or SAS / WPS Data driven person with good sense of connection between data and business processes Ready to challenge personal, manager’s and team mates’ assumptions Work experience in retail risk management area is  advantage .
4Finance Yerevan, Armenia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
GoodCredit CJSC UCO is an innovative, fast-growing digital consumer finance in Armenia. We are reshaping and simplifying the Armenian consumer lending sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. We were the 1st to introduce full online lending n Armenia through our Kimbi brand (www.kimbi.am). GoodCredit is fully owned subsidiary of 4finance ( www.4finance.com ). 4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. We are live in 18 countries, issuing over 1bn Euro in loans, and have aggressive plans for further growth and market expansion. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in London, Europe and the Americas, this exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. We’re building one of the world’s best consumer finance businesses. Responsibilities As the Marketing Director you will develop the strategy for the growth for Armenia operations.  You will create the strategy for marketing campaigns and communications that differentiate GoodCredit portfolio products in the Armenian market. You will develop and execute the strategy to deliver on sales and profitability targets. You will be responsible for coordinating and working with other worldwide marketing teams in the delivery of product related targets: Responsible for customer growth, sales and marketing and communication across Armenia Define, plan and execute briefs for campaigns to hit key sales and profitability targets, developing post-campaign reporting and analysis of success Deliver cross-channel campaigns focused on building awareness of our properties, and driving customer acquisition and repeat sales - ensuring the optimum comms mix Deliver marketing and sales programs across data-driven efficient digital channels, mixed with targeted ATL channels Drive our efficiency through performance marketing (affiliate, PPC, retargeting…), understanding of media attribution and test-and-learn campaign management Drive local customer marketing programs to hit key success metrics across all customer channels (web, email, SMS, Telemarketing…) Define and manage promotional programs including up-sell and cross-sell with the CRM team Manage local consumer PR initiatives, working with HQ on positioning and messaging Manage partners and suppliers (both internal and external), briefing campaigns and ensuring that all activity will deliver to target Define and execute the Customer Value Proposition for the market, based on insight, research and data analysis Collaborate with HQ Marketing Departments (Creative & Brand, Media, Digital & CRM) to manage the go-to-market strategy of our portfolio of products and services Manage and deliver local market insight in collaboration with our Research and Business Analysis teams, feeding insight back into central HQ planning and strategy Track the competitive landscape - identify and communicate the key value drivers of the products against local competitors Support the CMO and Regional Marketing Director & MD with other activities as required Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications: Minimum 10 years’ experience within consumer marketing in the Financial Services, FinTech or regulated online industry Commercial, performance focused and previous experience in driving sales volumes English and Armenian fluency and an understanding of the Armenia market is essential Experience of working within an international business as the local marketing representative Proven experience in driving successful multi-channel marketing campaigns Understanding of digital channels and performance based online marketing (inc. mobile) Understand campaign development and management Ability to be a strong marketing advocate and work collaboratively with other marketing teams across the world Strong understanding of the ever changing regulatory environment in the local market and the Financial Services sector Comfortable with changing market requirements, technologies and business priorities Excellent communication and presentation skills A highly motivated, energetic, self-starter who works effectively and efficiently with minimum hands-on supervision Proven track record in managing multiple projects and working towards tight deadlines Experience in crafting compelling positioning, thought leadership content and sales assets A love of the customer and a desire to know more about them Ability to work with teams in distributed markets and time zones
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! Main responsibilities: As a BI ETL Developer you will be part of the company’s BI Team whose main role is developing challenging BI solutions for hundreds of users in more than 10 countries. The BI solutions cover such topics as Sales, Finances, Marketing, Customer Care, Debt Collection, etc.  Responsibilities: Work with internal customers and other colleagues to understand and validate requirements based on business needs. Communicate with developers or support of source systems to gather information about the data sources, discuss with internal customers and agree on rules for data transformations. Develop ETL processes using different tools and environments (e.g., Pentaho, CloverETL). Data will have to be extracted from a wide range of data sources (SQL-based transactional systems, data warehouses, cloud-based systems through different APIs, flat files and tables, etc.). Tune ETL processes for speed and efficiency. Requirements: Degree in IT. Experience in development of ETL processes (appropriate training in using our ETL tools will be provided). Proficiency in SQL and performance tuning of SQL queries. Experience in extracting data from cloud-based systems through APIs and other non-SQL data sources will be an advantage. Experience in work with BI tools. Excellent English and Latvian knowledge. Analytical mind, preciseness, communication skills and ability to work both in team and individually. We offer: Dynamic and challenging work with ambitious and highly professional team. Work in a rapidly growing international company operating in an exciting and competitive industry. Competitive remuneration package. Supportive environment facilitating growth and achievement.
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! About this position To Lead the Risk Technology function of 4finance. As a Digital Lending company, Data & Technology are key to run our operations successfully; To proactively identify trends in Technology and Data in the area of Underwriting, Fraud & Collections- to cover Decisoning & Workflow and evaluate their potential benefits from risk management point of view for Company and its affiliated companies and suggest acquisitions of the selected tools; To own the Decisioning Platform- Experian Strategy Manager-used by the company. Optimize its deployment and costs. Manage relationship with vendor to ensure their support is high class and timely. Monitor trends in product evolution in the decision technology area; To lead the roll of Experian Strategy Manager and other products as mandated. Collaborate with Information Technology to develop the roll out plan and own its execution ensuring optimum resource planning and allocation; To own the deployment of underwriting rules and decision flow within the Risk Decision Engine; Manage priorities of the IT teams associated with deployment of platforms in the Credit Risk Management, Fraud and Collections area; As a part of the Risk Leadership team accountable to the Group CRO, collaborate effectively with the team and continuously strive to raise the standards and effectiveness of the Risk Management function; Requirements Higher education in  Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Any other Quantitative field/ Masters Degree desirable; Significant Managerial experience- at least 5+ in a Managerial role and 10 years overall; Program Management Experience working in cross functional, cross locational teams. Ability to lead and motivate a team and work effectively with business partners/suppliers; Ability to present to Senior Management, Executive Committee, & Country Managers; Ability to use theoretical knowledge into practice; Very good knowledge of English; Excellent computer skills; Know the work of the Company used in reusable quality standards;  Methodical and Organized with Ability to make decisions independently; Excellent communication and interpersonal  skills required to communicate and interact with various departments to employees, partners and direct control.
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! Main responsibilities: Respond to accountants questions related to iScala system and processes Investigate and analyze reported accountants problems Provide training to Accountants when required Consult Accountants about iScala functions and features Close team work with accountants on daily basis Analysis of the issue, asking for more information from accountants, testing, suggesting solutions, discussing possible solutions with other teams, searching for information, following the accountants until the full resolution Required Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications: Bachelor`s degree in Accounting, Computer Technologies or equivalent Previous experience in accounting at least 2 years Good knowledge of MS Office Strong analytical thinking, accuracy and attention to detail Self-motivation, ability to work independently as well as in team, stress-resistance Previous consulting and/or support experience in accounting system would be an advantage Experience in multinational environment is an advantage We offer: Dynamic and challenging work with ambitious and highly professional team Work in a rapidly growing international company operating in an exciting and competitive industry Supportive environment facilitating growth and achievement Appropriate work remuneration
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in Miami and Europe, our exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! Are you ready to be a part of something truly unique, fast moving and progressive? You believe you are good in leading improvement initiatives and process analysis projects? If so, this is the right career opportunity for you. Looking for Lean Facilitator! Main responsibilities : Manage efficiency improvement, change management and other projects by using Lean and Lean Six Sigma methodologies Lead process improvement, problem solving, Lean implementation projects by facilitating groups and teams,managing projects, monitoring for sustainability, presenting results and recommendations, and developing metrics and measurement tools to improve operating processes toward greater efficiency and effectiveness Provide event follow-up to monitor the progress of planned improvement implementation to assure timely action and achievement of expected benefits Use appropriate measurement, analysis and evaluation methods to accurately identify and document process improvements Facilitate team decisions, manage team work, resolve team conflict, assist in the development of implementation action plans Provide trainings on efficiency tools, techniques, leadership and other relevant topics if necessary Coach and provide mentoring through improvement initiatives, providing relevant tools Develop, implement and sustain Lean methodologies in organization Required Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications: University degree in Operational Management, Quality Management, Project Management or similar area Experience in leading improvement initiatives, process analysis and change management projects in service organizations Strong analytical and problem solving skills At least 2 years' experience in implementing Lean in organization and leading efficiency improvement initiatives Knowledge or experience in implementing continuous improvement, TOC, Six Sigma, Agile will be considered as an advantage; Strong facilitation and good coaching skills Practical experience with Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) Strong communication and presentation skills Fluent English and Latvian Ability to travel We offer: Dynamic and challenging work with ambitious and highly professional team Work in a rapidly growing international company operating in an exciting and competitive industry Supportive environment facilitating growth and achievement Appropriate work remuneration
4Finance Poland
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
The Company 4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. We will reshape and simplify the sector through innovative use of technology and data, an approach that is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awaken. With the main HQ in Riga and regional HQ offices in London, Europe and the Americas, this exciting business offers significant opportunities to those looking who want to be part of something truly unique. Previously 4finance has been understated in Consumer Finance… this is about to change and you can help drive that! Responsibilities As the Media Account Manager you will be responsible for coordination of activities with media agencies and local country office representatives in market and driving meaningful and actionable analysis on integrated communication activities, as well as adjusting media planning and buying process within 4Finance Group based on external and internal media audits findings   Analyze media (specifically TV) campaign data to provide conclusions, implications and actionable recommendations designed to improve the quality of future relationship marketing communications Work on adjustment of media planning and buying process based on media audit findings Follow closely communication results performance, implementing and improving tracking solutions Develop close working relationship Country marketing teams and Media agencies to provide campaign briefing, proposal analysis and evaluation, as well as thought leadership that is in alignment with the business goals and strategy Demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in the utilization of analytical tools for advertising and direct marketing Provide consultancy and support to local offices in areas related to media planning and buying. Support Media Director with other activities as required Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications: Bachelors in Business and/or Marketing 3-5 years of experience in development and execution of media campaigns (including objective setting, optimal media mix development, campaign execution control, results evaluation Excellent understanding of media fundamentals, including all research Have extensive knowledge of all media channels (including online) and evaluation techniques Experience in analytics focusing on marketing campaign effectiveness reporting, analytics, and development of customer knowledge in a fast-paced client environment Intermediate/advanced experience in Excel and PowerPoint Demonstrates ability to multi-task in a fast-paced data environment Possesses exceptional written and verbal communication skills A highly motivated, energetic, self-starter who works effectively and efficiently with minimum hands-on supervision, yet highly consultative with internal business partners Ability to work with teams in distributed markets and time zones Proven track record in managing multiple projects and working towards tight deadlines Strong consultative and analytical skills Excellent organizational skills and detail-oriented Fluent English
4Finance Warsaw, Poland
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance IT is an exciting FinTech company on the cusp of becoming a game changer in the online consumer finance industry. We are about to see significant growth in the coming months as we improve and broaden our product portfolio. This will not happen without ensuring the highest possible quality of our products and solutions and that is where Software Engineers in Test come into play. Read on if you’re interested to learn more!   Your responsibilities: Broadly speaking, your main task will be to develop automated tests and solutions across the continuous delivery platforms products. You will be working alongside development teams to plan, design and implement automated tests at both functional and non-functional levels. Maintenance of the test automation framework. Exploring new ways to improve and extend test automation framework and test coverage. Providing feedback on requirements, designs and code changes.   Your profile: We’d love to hear from candidates with programming background (Java). You have broad experience with test automation using a variety of test automation products. You’re experienced with continuous integration (CI) tools (Jenkins) and testing within a continuous delivery (CD) environment. You know how to perform tests at different application layers (frontend, middleware, backend). You have strong awareness and experience of a variety of test techniques. Advanced English – written and spoken.   Thigs that will make you stand out: Experience of working as part of an agile multidisciplinary, collaborative delivery team. Good understanding of software design patterns and principles. Knowledge of Groovy language, Spock and Geb frameworks. Experience testing REST and JMS interfaces. Experience with mobile automation (Appium). Experience with performance testing. ISEB/ISTQB certification.   Our offer: Challenging projects that you will have real impact on Competitive salary One of a kind employee development programme to support you in your personal and professional development Medical package Funky office close to the Warsaw city centre Other smaller and bigger perks including regular team get-togethers, fresh fruits/ sandwiches in the office, wide selection of teas and coffees at your disposal, etc.
4Finance Warsaw, Poland
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance IT is an exciting FinTech company which has revolutionized the online consumer finance industry. State-of-the art software is at the heart of our business and the main driver of our future growth. We are always on the lookout for Software Developers, so if you’re looking for a new opportunity that will enable you to have a real impact on the lives of thousands of people, we’d love to hear from you. Your responsibilities Your main task will be to write excellent code – no surprise here! We aim at providing low-friction working experience to our tech guys and gals so they can focus on what they do best! You’ll be working as part of a cross-functional agile team and you’ll be sharing your ideas, suggestions, and concerns about the project of interest on daily basis. Making recommendations for improvements. Your profile You’re a passionate Java Developer. You have good communication skills. You speak and write English at an advanced level. The following should give you an idea of our environment Java 8 – Spring – Hibernate – Groovy – Jetty – PostgreSQL – React.js – HTML5 – Vaadin – Cucumber – Scala The more of these you’re familiar with, the better! Our offer: Challenging projects that you will have real impact on Competitive salary One of a kind employee development programme to support you in your personal and professional development Medical package Funky office close to the Warsaw city centre Other smaller and bigger perks including regular team get-togethers, fresh fruits/ sandwiches in the office, wide selection of teas and coffees at your disposal, etc.
4Finance Warsaw, Poland
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4Finance is a market leading financial services business. We are a relatively young business experiencing considerable growth across the countries in which we currently operate and have big plans for further expansion. Our solutions rely heavily on the automation of loan applications and processing without human interaction. The main challenge is to ensure the web interface, back-office, as well as both desktop and mobile applications are integrated seamlessly together and with various 3rd party solutions. Currently our team consists of over 100 progressive IT specialists and based on our year on year growth we are looking to add additional experts to our family. Why should you want to work with us? Exciting development and operations technology stack (think Ruby, AngularJS, Groovy, Java 8, Spring 4+, Git, Jenkins, Ansible, Logstash/Elasticsearch/Kibana, Graphite, Zabbix, New Relic, Amazon AWS, PostgreSQL), using the latest in development approaches. Be part of a high-growth company with startup mentality bringing massive long-term benefits. If you share our enthusiasm and commitment to succeed, you will be rewarded as we grow. Your hard work will be rewarded through opportunities to build you skills, quickly evolve your career, travel to new frontiers and create new friendships. We have centers in great locations such as: Prague, Warsaw, Riga and we promote frequent visits to meet your extended families! About the position We are looking for a smart, self- starting person with Linux operations or development background to take core role in our international, multi-location engineering team. We're living in the Cloud. While we don't manage low level hardware and networking, we have got lots of challenges to provide a rock solid infrastructure platform for our business applications. There are many possible areas where you would be able to express your talents in this role, for example, participating in development projects by providing infrastructure and IT operations expertise; automating infrastructure and application environments; configuring and maintaining CI systems and Continuous Delivery pipelines; supporting development teams with your unique operations knowledge; contributing to platform architecture implementation. We practice DevOps. Developers are actively involved in all systems life cycle phases, yet you would be the one who's responsibility it is to build and maintain stable infrastructure platform and tools for one of the leading, fast growing and innovating FinTech companies in the World. Experience: Deep knowledge in Linux/Unix systems administration; Great communications skills (you would communicate with other people a lot); Fluent written and spoken English (our environment is multi-location and multi-national); Bash scripting (Knowledge of higher level languages is a plus: we use Java, Groovy, Python); SQL database administration and management experience (We use PostgreSQL and MySQL); Ability and habit to use Version Control System (we use Git); Understanding of software delivery concepts; Experience setting up and configuring monitoring systems; Preferred experience with configuration management and automation tools (We use Ansible); Preferred experience of using Amazon AWS (or other Cloud infrastructure provider); Preferred experience with CI/CD systems (We use Jenkins and Go CD); Knowledge of best practices of IT Operations and building highly available and scalable systems. Responsibilities: Building and maintaining tools that help us to deliver software fast and safe; Participate in development projects by providing infrastructure and IT operations expertise; Automate infrastructure; Maintain business critical application environments, ensure that our systems are running healthy, stable and following best practices; Configure and maintain CI systems, CD pipelines and test environments; Working closely with Infrastructure, Information Security and Development teams in building stable, secure and agile systems; Support and coach developers in using our infrastructure; Cultivate healthy DevOps culture; Continuously improve environment.
4Finance Vilnius, Vilnius County, Lithuania
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
We are a fintech company with 30+ loan products across the Europe and Latin America. Our solutions rely heavily on the automation of loan risk assessment and processing. The main challenge is to ensure the web interface, back-office, as well as both desktop and mobile applications are integrated seamlessly together and with various 3rd party solutions. Currently our team consists of over 150 developers in 4 European offices. Vilnius office consists of two agile teams with 13 developers in total.   Technologies we are working with: cloud technologies (Jersey, SpringCloud, Zookeeper, Rackspace), backend technologies (Java 8, Spring, Hibernate, Groovy), continuous delivery (Gradle, Git, Jenkins), database technologies (PostgreSQL, Liquibase), monitoring technologies (Graphite, Elasticsearch, Zabbix, Pingdom). Primary responsibilities Write clean and well-tested code using Java Do code reviews Help team achieve their goals Continuously improve code base Own the technical solution Satisfy business needs by providing reliable solutions Take responsibility for taking technical tasks through the whole cycle from business request to deployed code to production Expectations from candidates Ownership mindset Being keen on improving technical and personal skills Being a team player Focus on quality and long term thinking Being good at Java, Hibernate, Spring and any flavour of SQL Being able to communicate in English language, both orally and written Top reasons to work for us : We’re passionate about quality and continuous delivery Interesting and diverse challenges working with large codebase. Work in small cross-functional teams Competetive salary and annual bonuses Comfortable office and modern development equipment Health insurance, fruits, pizzas and company sponsored team building events We prefer open source to “big” enterprise solutions and quality over quantity We embrace Agile software development
4Finance Vilnius, Vilnius County, Lithuania
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
We are a fintech company with 30+ loan products across the Europe and Latin America. Our solutions rely heavily on the automation of loan risk assessment and processing. The main challenge is to ensure the web interface, back-office, as well as both desktop and mobile applications are integrated seamlessly together and with various 3rd party solutions. Currently our team consists of over 150 developers in 4 European offices. Vilnius office consists of two agile teams with 13 developers in total.   Technologies we are working with: cloud technologies (Jersey, SpringCloud, Zookeeper, Rackspace), backend technologies (Java 8, Spring, Hibernate, Groovy), continuous delivery (Gradle, Git, Jenkins), database technologies (PostgreSQL, Liquibase), monitoring technologies (Graphite, Elasticsearch, Zabbix, Pingdom). Primary responsibilities Lead the design, development and implementation of custom Java applications and solutions in Lithuanian office Manage technical dependencies through cross-office collaboration Drive technical initiatives to reduce technical debt Inspire teams to adopt and improve good engineering practices Promote ownership mindset and critical thinking Guide your team looking for sound technical solutions Help team members grow their technical and personal skills Expectations from candidates Ownership mindset Being keen on improving technical and personal skills Being a team player Focus on quality and long term thinking Being great at Java, Hibernate, Spring and any flavour of SQL Being able to communicate in English language, both orally and written Top reasons to work for us : We’re passionate about quality and continuous delivery Interesting and diverse challenges working with large codebase. Work in small cross-functional teams Competitive salary and annual bonuses Comfortable office and modern development equipment Health insurance, fruits, pizzas and company sponsored team building events We prefer open source to “big” enterprise solutions and quality over quantity We embrace Agile software development
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
Database developer is responsible for the performance, integrity and security of a database. You will also be involved in the planning and development of the database as well as troubleshooting any issues on behalf of the Data & Analytics team. You will make sure that databases have the following qualities: Data remains consistent across the database; Data is clearly defined; Users access data concurrently, in a form that suits their needs; Provision for data security and recovery control (all data is retrievable in an emergency). Key Responsibilities: Establishing the needs of the team  and monitoring user access and security; Monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast responses Mapping out the conceptual design for a planned database; Considering both back-end organisation of data and front-end accessibility for end-users; Refining the logical design so that it can be translated into a specific data model; Further refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements; Installing and testing new versions of the DBMS; Maintaining data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act; Writing database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata); Controlling access permissions and privileges; Developing, managing and testing back-up and recovery plans; Ensuring that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly; Capacity planning; Working closely with ETL developers, Data Analysts, and Architect Communicating regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security. Experience: PostgreSQL or other open source (e.g. MySQL). MongoDB or other Big Data type database would be desirable. ETL (Pentaho).
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. Looking to reshape and simplify the market through technology and data innovation this exciting organization is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. One of the values of 4finance is its team - it consists of professional and talented people who use their full potential. We provide favorable work conditions and facilities for employee’s professional and individual growth. Why should you want to work with us? Be part of a high-growth company with startup mentality bringing massive long-term benefits If you share our enthusiasm and commitment to succeed, you will be rewarded as we grow Your hard work will be rewarded through opportunities to build you skills, quickly evolve your career, travel to new frontiers and create new friendships Be part of innovative, ambitious, highly skilled and professional team New powerful laptop with two 24’’ monitors Contribution to your personal development We are currently located in 15 countries with more than 20 offices and on-site visits are a frequent procedure. Join us if you: Preferable higher education (may be last year student) Good understanding of Financial products, IT operations and business processes Customer care and debt collection process knowledge Good knowledge of English, Latvian and Russian language skills Good knowledge of Windows and MS Office skills High accuracy and ability to concentrate Ability to evaluate the intensity of work and meet the time limits Ability to organize work, initiative and high sense of responsibility Willingness to learn, develop skills and knowledge, as well as share it. Responsibilities: Consult users regarding Internal system functionality Solve system mistakes/errors on daily basis Provide support to IT and Business teams in new product and new country launches Provide Internal system trainings Create and maintain system manuals and instructions Encourage Business Support team development and growth
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
Front End Developer takes ownership of a range of customer-facing Front End Development and Responsive Design projects, delivering eye-catching user-interfaces for client facing solutions.   Responsibilities: Producing creative front-end and interface design at the heart of a creative team. Proposing and implementing innovative solutions that meet needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability and adherence to development principles. Awareness of emerging technologies and capabilities that will support digital and mobile growth. Demonstrate a commercial understanding of the current digital, mobile and web trends. Ensure that Information Security controls are in place and ensure we implement and maintain a secure environment.   Experience: Ability to research, develop and communicate quality technical designs, concepts and recommendations. A passion for working as part of a progressive, collaborative, agile and Scrum environment A natural flair for design and creativity. Experience of working in a lean, iterative manner; ability to work closely with in-country teams, clients and respond to change. Good time management skills with the ability to deliver high-quality work to timescale and manage and prioritise your own workload. Experience of design across digital and mobile developments; have an exceptional eye for detail, and the ability to translate customer needs and research into leading products Excellent verbal and written English.   Proven experience of designing / developing interactive high profile websites using mostly advanced Javascript. Experience with CSS2/3, SASS; HTML preferably HTML5 Experience with React.js would be very advantageous Experience with jQuery, and other similar libraries such as Angular, Backbone, Require, Knockout, Handlebars, and Mustache would be advantageous Experience with RESTfull applications; Experience of using the latest development approaches (Test Driven Development, Behaviour Driven Development, Acceptance Test Driven Development, Domain Driven Design, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Pair Programming).
4Finance Riga, Latvia
Aug 04, 2017
Full time
4finance is a FinTech business with a unique and compelling vision for the future of Consumer Finance. Looking to reshape and simplify the market through technology and data innovation this exciting organization is already having significant success across Europe and beyond. With impressive growth plans and global ambitions, 4finance is funding expansion to disrupt the way people around the world access funds for those special moments or emergency needs. The sleeping giant of FinTech is about to awake. Are you an experienced, hard-working Business Analyst with the ability to provide insightful concepts and ideas, looking for a fun and exciting environment to join? If so, read on… Why should you want to work with us? Exciting technology stack (think Ruby, AngularJS, Groovy, Java 8, Spring 4+, Spock, Mockito, git, Cucumber, Geb, Gradle, IntelliJ IDEA, Jenkins, Ansible), using the latest in development approaches (Test Driven Development, Behaviour Driven Development, Acceptance Test Driven Development, Domain Driven Design, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Pair Programming). Be part of a high-growth company with startup mentality bringing massive long-term benefits. If you share our enthusiasm and commitment to succeed, you will be rewarded as we grow. Your hard work will be rewarded through opportunities to build you skills, quickly evolve your career, travel to new frontiers and create new friendships. We have centers in great locations such as: Prague, Warsaw, Riga and we promote frequent visits to meet your extended families! About the position: We are looking for enthusiastic, and experienced Business Systems Analysts with an eye for detail to provide insights on functional requirements and propose innovative solutions. You will have full ownership of your work and the freedom to execute it how you think it makes sense, as long as it helps the company grow quickly whilst providing a valuable service to our customers.  We will give you all the tools, support and growth opportunities you need. Main responsibilities: Work closely with business stakeholders and software developers to analyse technical and product opportunities, offer insightful recommendations and help the product owner to identify priorities Analyse and design critical and complex business applications that use a wide range of the very latest technologies Translate business needs and ideas into work items, such as user stories, available in the backlog for the team, and define acceptance criteria. Perform Business Testing and organize acceptance testing process Showcase product features delivered by the team to internal customers and business stakeholders on a regular basis. Business process documentation and it’s maintenance. Job Requirements: 3+ years’ work experience in business system analysis Strong analytic and problem solving skills Good communication skills Good English skills both writing and speaking Ability to plan and organize job Higher education in Information Technology or related field Demonstrated experience of working successfully with development teams to deliver software Knowledge of Agile software development life cycle will be considered as an advantage.