Affirm’s mission is to build honest financial products to improve user’s lives. We have started off by providing point-of-sale financing to our merchant’s customers, and have expanded our reach with consumers via the Affirm mobile app. We are continuously working on making our product available to more consumers, ensuring each interaction exceeds their expectations.
We're looking for an experienced, motivated Engineering Manager to lead a full-stack engineering team that will help us scale an order of magnitude or more from where we are now (1M+ loans, 1200+ merchants, 300+ employees as of March 2018). This role is critical to support our continually expanding set of consumer products as well as our accelerating business growth.
What You'll DoLead, manage and scale out a full-stack engineering teamCollaborate with Product Management, Design, and other teams to define and deliver on our product and technical roadmapsEstablish a collaborative work environment that fosters autonomy, transparency, high degree of craftsmanship and personal growthEvangelize software development best practices and set a high engineering barFacilitate technical discussions and plans to improve our software qualityPlan, design, communicate and implement reliable, scalable and extensible software systems
What We Look ForDriven to change consumer financial services for the betterPrior experience leading a product-focused engineering teamFluent in full-stack development (we use React/Redux + Python/Flask)Prior experience architecting, building, launching and maintaining complex productsDetail-oriented around user experiencesStrong cross-team communication and collaboration