Back End Data Engineer

Lending Club

San Francisco, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Data Science
  • Post Date: 06/01/2021
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  • Company Address: 71 Stevenson Street Suite 300, San Francisco, CA, 94105

About Lending Club

LendingClub is America's largest online marketplace connecting borrowers and investors, facilitating personal loans, business loans, and financing for elective medical procedures and K-12 education and tutoring.

Job Description

LendingClub Corporation (NYSE: LC) is the parent company of LendingClub Bank, National Association, Member FDIC, and the only full-spectrum fintech marketplace bank. Members can gain access to a broad range of financial products and services through a technology-driven platform, designed to help them pay less when borrowing and earn more when saving. Since 2007, more than 3 million members have joined the Club to help reach their financial goals. We’re leading the governance of a new industry by developing ethical, responsible ways to bring greater value and better opportunities to our members. Everyone deserves a better financial future and our team is committed to making that a reality. Come join us!

About the Role

Lending Club's Decision Science/Alternative Data team is looking for a back-end data engineer to join their team. The Data Science team plays an instrumental part in researching, analyzing, and quantifying the value of internal and external data for LendingClub. LendingClub utilizes a combination of data throughout our processes and implementing data attributes and the corresponding business rules developed by the Data Science team, in collaboration with the broader engineering organization is where you come in!

What You'll Do

    • Collaborate with the Data Scientists on the team to understand the new and existing data attributes  

    • Translate and implement the attributes developed in Python / SQL into the production environment. 

    • Collaborate with the engineering team to ensure sustainable implementation is conducted with appropriate amount of Large scale, pre and post launch testing and ongoing monitoring 

    • Own and manage the in-production attributes to ensure they continue to add value to the origination’s platform 

About You

    • 2-3 years of software development experience with Bachelor/Master’s degree in Computer Science background  

    • Familiarity with Java/Groovy; Jenkins; REST APIs; Github/Jira; Python/SQL 

    • Experience with working with business team, understanding of BRDs and converting them into large scale production code 

    • Collaborating with Engineering teams to build a scalable system in a matrixed organization, which includes implementing the business logic in Java/Groovy environment, conducting unit/large scale testing to ensure the accuracy, cooperating with engineers for the final deployments 

    • Experience building business rules in a Decision Engine 

    • Fintech Experience is a plus, but not a must 


LendingClub is an equal opportunity employer and dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We believe that a variety of perspectives will make our teams and business stronger as we work together to transform the traditional banking system. 


We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at [email protected]

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