Credit Karma is hiring a

Staff Software Engineer, Frontend (London or Leeds, UK)

London, United Kingdom
Full-Time
Credit Karma's mission is to champion financial progress for everyone. We have over 80 million US members and are now taking aim internationally. We are investing heavily in the U.K. with big ambitions to serve British consumers and financial institutions. This is growing beyond the success of the International team for Canada, where in just 12 months we’ve grown Credit Karma to be the country's #1 destination for free access to credit information and financial recommendations on credit and debt products, and we’re just getting started. We are operating as a well funded and supported “startup” within Credit Karma with enormous opportunity to move fast and have high impact.  
Your role will be to own and lead our continued scaling in the U.K., and drive key decisions along the way that will influence our entire engineering organization.

What You'll Do

  • Implement user-facing features using React and GraphQL
  • Work closely with team members to build scalable features and systems
  • Partner with designers, product managers, analysts, and program managers
  • Own the complete software development lifecycle
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Build reusable UI components that will be used across our products
  • Influence the features and direction of the product with your own ideas

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
  • You'll have lots of opportunity to break new ground, discover and solve brand new challenges, and make key decisions impacting a large engineering organisation
  • And, of course, you get all those awesome company perks that you probably already read about

Experience We're Looking For

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, related field or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of hands-on software development experience
  • Proficient in Javascript, HTML5, and CSS
  • Deep understanding of how web browsers work
  • Customer-focused and data-driven
  • Enjoys working on a cross-functional team
  • Effectively communicates technical ideas
  • Experience with a modern web component frameworks (e.g. Angular, React, Ember)
  • Experience implementing APIs that are used by the client (e.g. REST, GraphQL)
  • Comfort with data analytics, testing tools, and A/B testing methodology

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