We are looking for an Engineering Manager (EM) that will manage and recruit a team of backend engineers. As a coach and mentor, the EM will guide the team towards advancing Tala’s mission of empowering hundreds of thousands of customers globally to choose their financial futures. As a leader of the Engineering team, the EM ensures consistent practice of Tala’s engineering processes and career development.
This is a leadership role within Tala’s management track. You will report to the Engineering Lead, India and collaborate cross-functionally with all Tala teams across the globe.
Bonus: Experience in predictive analysis and machine learning
Tala is the leading mobile technology and data science company committed to financial inclusion globally. More than 1.3 million people have borrowed through Tala’s smartphone app, which provides instant credit scoring, lending, and other personalized financial services in emerging markets. Tala has raised more than $105 million from leading venture and impact investors including Revolution, IVP, Ribbit Capital, Data Collective, and Lowercase Capital. Tala’s global team is headquartered in Santa Monica, with additional offices in Nairobi, Manila, Dar Es Salaam, Mexico City, Mumbai, and Bangalore.
Tala is an innovative, fast-paced mobile technology start-up, that provides a credit scoring and reporting platform to financial services institutions in emerging countries.
Traditional credit doesn't work in emerging markets; mobile does. Our technologies are unlocking trillions of dollars in purchasing power in the world’s fastest growing economies.
Tala is a mobile technology and data science company that is flipping the traditional credit scoring model by putting power into the hands of newly empowered consumers in emerging markets. Through our mobile app and unique channel, we gather an average of 10,000 discrete data points per user to provide personalized offers and deliver real-time credit.