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Technical Lead Engineer – Application

Website OnDeck

OnDeck is the largest online small business lender in the U.S.

Innovation, collaboration, and success: at OnDeck, We Make It Happen. We’ve changed the way small businesses access financing. With the spirit of a fintech start-up and the stability of a larger organization, OnDeck helps customers achieve their ambitions while leading in the small business lending space. We operate with a one team mindset, supporting each other and celebrating our wins together. If you’re looking for a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, inclusive environment where you can make an impact on our customers and business, OnDeck could be the place for you.

Technology at OnDeck is a mix of building world-class user experiences for our partners and direct customers, data processing to enable underwriting model development and real-time lending decisions, automating operational and compliance workflows, and generating precise money movements and calculations to service our customers.  We have an emphasis on scalability, security, reliability and accuracy.

As a Tech Lead at OnDeck, you will:

  • Help design innovative and flexible full-stack solutions to enable efficient customer acquisition and product origination.
  • Closely collaborate with technology and product leadership, QA, DevOps and other teams to orchestrate medium to large scale development efforts.
  • Remain hands-on, contributing to multiple code bases, while also guiding the team.
  • Get to know and work with all facets of OnDeck business operation.
  • Promote culture of learning, collaboration and continuous improvement.

Qualifications for success:

  • A desire to both lead and manage engineers on an everyday basis
  • Hands-on building full-stack web solutions and designing flexible services and APIs.
  • Significant (6+ years) experience developing software systems with Java or another JVM based language
  • Strong software system design (design patterns) fundamentals.
  • A “Craftsman” mindset toward building software and a drive to continuously care for and improve existing code bases.
  • Comfort within an Agile development environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Here at OnDeck we rely heavily on our tech leads to:

  • Care deeply about making a business impact
  • Focus on quality, security and flexibility of solutions
  • Innovate and promote learning
  • Help their team thrive

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