Staff Software Frontend Engineer - International & Canada Team

  • Credit Karma
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Mar 25, 2022
Full time Developer

Job Description

Credit Karma's mission is to make financial progress possible for everyone. We have over 80 million US members and are now taking aim internationally. In just 12 months, we’ve grown Credit Karma Canada to be the #1 destination for free credit scores and reports, and we’re just getting started. Your role will be to own and lead our continued scaling internationally, and drive key decisions along the way that will influence our entire engineering organization. We are operating as a well funded and supported “startup” within Credit Karma with enormous opportunity to move fast and have high impact.

What You'll Do

  • Drive a technical vision for the engineering organization around scaling internationally
  • Lead a team that is passionate about building new products extending Credit Karma’s platform to new countries and markets
  • Take an active role in the technical growth of other team members, and the processes that support overall team growth
  • Scoping and planning work across multi-team efforts, working closely with business partners to define a product vision in technical terms, and plan implementation and delivery

What's Great About It

  • The autonomy, pace, and quick decisioning of a startup, with the stability of Credit Karma’s mature platform and business
  • Lots of opportunity to break new ground, discover and solve brand new challenges, and make key decisions impacting a large engineering organization
  • Have the autonomy to achieve results without micromanagement
  • Credit Karma is an equal opportunity employer, and we highly encourage people of all backgrounds to apply; This is especially true on the International team where each of us should have empathy for members, partners and colleagues of diverse backgrounds

Experience We're Looking For

  • Experience developing large-scale, high-volume microservices
  • Significant professional experience in client-side development
  • Professional Node.js experience
  • Professional experience with ReactJS, Angular, or similar
  • Approaches problems with a pragmatic, analysis driven approach - understands well trade-offs between perfection and time, with an eye towards iterative delivery of product features, and utilizes this capacity to plan and deliver on product requirements
  • Confident articulating complex technical content to peers, Senior Management and business partners