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Senior Data Engineer



Data Science
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Who We Are

As seen on TechCrunch, Forbes, and Bloomberg, join one of fastest growing areas in FinTech by taking on the credit system.

Work directly with one of Inc.’s top female founders and learn from some of the most talented people in the industry. Headquartered in San Francisco, Tomo’s mission is to replace the outdated credit system and open access to banking.

We value passionate, down to earth, “can do” people who enjoy fine-tuning small details, without losing sight of the big picture. We are looking for someone who is driven to get things done and views obstacles as an exciting challenge that demands a creative solution. You are a self-starter with a high degree of rigor, organization, and discipline to get things done. Above all else, this role requires someone who takes great pride in their work and is inspired and motivated by their role in improving the way millions of people build their financial future.

The Role

We're looking for an experienced Sr. Data Engineer with strong data analytics and engineering skills to join our small and creative team. An ideal person not only knows how to build a strong team but also instills a strong product driven culture within the entire organization. Ideal candidate is comfortable working in a fast-paced, creative and collaborative environment.

Plus, since you would be joining us early in our journey, you will be intimately involved in every aspect of the product with a significant say when it comes to technical decisions. You'll own projects from concept to completion and be working alongside talented software engineers in executing your projects.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Work with the engineering, product, and other-cross functional teams to design and build scalable data models and pipelines
  • Own data engineering infrastructure to drive and enable statistical, optimization, AI/ML models and usage
  • Analyze the data and provide meaningful insights
  • Build ETL solutions to pull data from various sources
  • Build and maintain data-driven applications that enable business process automation and support business operations
  • Collaborate with Product and Engineering teams to ensure that new products and features are instrumented to capture product usage data/telemetry

What You'll Need

  • 5+ years of working experience designing, implementing, and maintaining data infrastructure / data warehouse
  • Proficiency in Python, SQL, other scripting language skills
  • Experience with Airflow, Redshift, AWS/GCP platforms
  • Experience with Looker and knowledge of LookML
  • Experience in data analyses using SQL
  • Solid understanding of REST and building scalable APIs.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Bonus: Experience with ML frameworks such as Pytorch, Tensorflow, Hugging Face, SageMaker
  • Bonus: Experience in fintech is highly valuable.

Why Tomo Credit?

Make a huge impact on the future of credit. Be mentored by some of the most seasoned FinTech executives from Square, Lending Club, and American Express, or build your own path. We want people to build their career here because they love the people they work with. Help contribute and build a strong culture because that’s what we care about. That’s why we have generous benefits: Salary, Equity, Insurance, Flexible Vacation Policy and Company-sponsored outings are just a few great things Tomo has to offer. We’re also pet friendly!

  • Competitive Salary
  • Insurance: Medical, Dental and Vision benefits.
  • Equity: We're growing rapidly, and we want to share our future success/ financial upside with you. We offer an above-average ownership stake in TomoCredit for all employees.
  • Flexible vacation policy. We trust that you know how to manage your time wisely so you can finish your work on time without burnout. Within that trust, we offer a flexible vacation policy.
  • Company-sponsored outings. This is the best outlet to get to know each other outside work.

At Tomo diversity is important to us so all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.