We’re Changing The Face of Small Business Lending

At Lendified, we empower lenders all over the world to provide small business with loans. We are here to root for the underdog – small businesses which are the backbone of our economy.

Lendified is home to bankers, developers, accountants, adjudicators, technologists, and salespeople. But we are also home to musicians, skiers, runners, kite boarders, sailors and yogis. We also are proud to have female team members writing code, developing strategy, selling our awesome platform. We have people in Vancouver and Toronto ranging in age from 24 to 58 years old.

Fundamentally, we are data driven problem solvers looking for innovative, analytical, creative thinkers to join our team.

Data Scientist

Lendified Technologies – Who we are.

We are a Canadian software development company leading Canada’s FinTech revolution with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Our platform fills a niche in the lending market through sophisticated algorithms and predictive modelling where we enable financial institutions around the world to adjudicate loans quickly and accurately. Our cloud-based solution simplifies loan origination, automates credit decision analytics and proactively monitors loan performance so lenders can operate a scalable small business lending operation. This in turn ensures that small businesses, which are the backbone of our economy, get access to capital they need to grow. Lendified also has a lending division that is harnessing the power of the lending platform to efficiently provide loans to small businesses in Canada.

Who we are looking for.

We are looking for an exceptional Data Scientist to synthesize and leverage masses of data through our loan adjudication platform. our Salesforce application to make the whole loan process as automated and easy as possible for our customers. You must have a good knowledge of Salesforce from an administrator perspective, be highly process oriented and eager to figure out better ways to use Salesforce so that our users have a great experience.

What you will do.

You will advocate, evangelize and build data-fuelled products that help our lenders improve SMB loan origination. You’ll dig in and become an expert on our financial and credit risk datasets. You will provide insight into leading analytic practices, design and lead iterative learning and development cycles, and ultimately produce new and creative analytic solutions that will become part of our core deliverables. You will work with cross-functional team members to identify and prioritize actionable, high-impact insights across a variety of core business areas. You will research, design, implement and validate cutting-edge algorithms to analyze diverse sources of data to achieve targeted outcomes. As our data scientist, you will be our analytics and metrics guru infusing that philosophy in all corners of the organization.

Responsibilities:

Work Complexity

  • Designs experiments, test hypotheses, and build models.

  • Conducts advanced data analysis and highly complex designs algorithm.

  • Applies advanced statistical and predictive modeling techniques to build, maintain, and improve on multiple real-time decision systems.

Business Requirements

  • Leads discovery processes with Institute stakeholders to identify the business requirements and the expected outcome.

  • Works with and alongside business analysts by suggesting other products of interest to the client.

  • Models and frames business scenarios that are meaningful and which impact on critical business processes and/or decisions.

Data Requirements

  • Identifies what data is available and relevant, including internal and external data sources, leveraging new data collection processes

  • Collaborates with subject matter experts to select the relevant sources of information.

  • Makes strategic recommendations on data collection, integration and retention requirements incorporating business requirements and knowledge of best practices.

Analysis Requirements

  • Develops innovative and effective approaches to solve analytics problems and communicates results and methodologies.

  • Works in iterative processes and validates findings.

  • Develops experimental design approaches to validate finding or test hypotheses.

  • Validates analysis using scenario modeling.

  • Identifies/creates the appropriate algorithm to discover patterns

Access Management and Control

  • Works to ensure that the information used is in compliance with the regulatory and security policies in place.

  • Qualifies where information can be stored or what information, external to the organization, may be used in support of the use case

Metrics and Performance:

  • Provides business metrics for the overall project to show improvements (contribution to the improvement should be monitored initially and over multiple iterations).
  • Demonstrates the following scientist qualities: clarity, accuracy, precision, relevance, depth, breadth, logic, significance, and fairness.
  • Provides on-going tracking and monitoring of performance of decision systems and statistical models
  • Leads the design and deployment of enhancements and fixes to systems as needed

Qualifications:

  • Ideally, Ph.D, or Master’s Degree in operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning, physics or a related quantitative discipline

  • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms.

  • 3+ years of experience delivering innovative data science outcomes, and solving complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches through a blend of analytical, mathematical and technical skills.

  • Passionate about asking and answering questions in large datasets, and able to communicate that passion to product managers and engineers.

  • Keen desire to solve business problems, and live to find patterns and insights within structured and unstructured data.

  • Expert in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets with a variety of tools.

  • Accomplished in the use of statistical analysis environments: R, MATLAB, SPSS or SAS.

  • Experience with BI tools: Tableau and Microstrategy.

  • Comfortable with relational databases and Hadoop-based data mining frameworks.

  • Familiar with SQL, Python, Java and C/C++.

Attributes and Nice to Haves:

  • Domain or industry knowledge in credit, banking or finance;

How to Apply.

We offer competitive compensation, a flexible working environment, a downtown office close to transit and fast paced startup attitude.
Please note this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
Lendified Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to talent and diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Make sure you stand out in the crowd!

Front End Developer

Lendified Technologies – Who we are.

We are a Canadian software development company leading Canada’s FinTech revolution with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Our platform fills a niche in the lending market through sophisticated algorithms and predictive modelling where we enable financial institutions around the world to adjudicate loans quickly and accurately. Our cloud-based solution simplifies loan origination, automates credit decision analytics and proactively monitors loan performance so lenders can operate a scalable small business lending operation. This in turn ensures that small businesses, which are the backbone of our economy, get access to capital they need to grow. Lendified also has a lending division that is harnessing the power of the lending platform to efficiently provide loans to small businesses in Canada.

Who we are looking for.

We are looking for a Front End Developer to join our small development team based in the heart of Yaletown. You should be a collaborative team player who enjoys the variety of small teams, who has great coding skills, and who brings a fantastic creative perspective and an eye for the user experience.

What you will do.

You will design, develop and deliver our front end and user interface for our next generation cloud software. You will be writing web and mobile applications that allow our customers to quickly and easily access information to make lending decisions.

Responsibilities:

  • Leverage your UI/UX experience to design, develop and test a state-of-the-art web-based UI that makes our users jobs easier;
  • Design and build web application infrastructure that talk to other layers in the stack;
  • Collaborate with product managers and other developers to create a best-in-class software;
  • Identify achievable solutions to technical problems that are smart and practical;
  • Commit well-crafted and designed code daily;
  • Bring agile thinking to how you work and problem solve as well as how you work with your team;
  • Bring ideas to improve our software through your exploration and reading of new technologies and techniques;
  • Other duties as part of a small software team to deliver a quality product.

Qualifications:

  • Degree or diploma in Computer Science or relevant work experience;
  • Minimum of 5 years of front end programming experience with JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3;
  • Understanding of the full software lifecycle from requirements to maintenance;
  • Experience working in an agile environment with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment;
  • Proven experience taking ownership of a technical solution from design to deployment;
  • Hands on experience shipping real software;
  • Comfortable with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders;

Attributes and Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with development frameworks (e.g. Angular, Node, Bootstrap, Backbone)
  • Experience working with Microsoft full-stack (C#, SQL Server) and understanding of best practices;
  • Graphic design/UI/UX experience;
  • Mobile development experience;
  • A strong focus on business outcomes;
  • Experience with banking or finance;
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools;

How to Apply.

We offer competitive compensation, a flexible working environment, a downtown office less than 1 block from a sky train station and startup attitude.
Please note this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
Lendified Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to talent and diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Senior Backend Developer

Lendified Technologies – Who we are.

We are a Canadian software development company leading Canada’s FinTech revolution with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Our platform fills a niche in the lending market through sophisticated algorithms and predictive modelling where we enable financial institutions around the world to adjudicate loans quickly and accurately. Our cloud-based solution simplifies loan origination, automates credit decision analytics and proactively monitors loan performance so lenders can operate a scalable small business lending operation. This in turn ensures that small businesses, which are the backbone of our economy, get access to capital they need to grow. Lendified also has a lending division that is harnessing the power of the lending platform to efficiently provide loans to small businesses in Canada.

Who we are looking for.

We are looking for a Senior Backend Developer to join our small development team based in the heart of Yaletown. Ideally, you enjoy technical challenges, pushing boundaries, and working in an agile environment. You should be a collaborative team player who enjoys the variety of small teams, who will promote best practices, and who brings enough technical depth to help us scale as we grow.

What you will do.

You will be part of a cross-functional team building highly scalable services. You will think about the problem, weigh technical options against business needs and design carefully before writing high quality code that is clean and well structured. Our more junior developers will enjoy your guidance and support as we bring change to the lending industry.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with product managers and other developers to create a best-in-class software;
  • Identify achievable solutions to technical problems that are smart and practical;
  • Write clean, high-quality, high-performance and maintainable code and related tests and deployment scripts;
  • Participate in code reviews and mentor less experienced developers;
  • Define and evolve the existing software architecture, design, process, standards and anything else you can think of.

Qualifications:

  • Degree or diploma in Computer Science or relevant work experience;
  • Backend or server side development experience with .NET, C#, SQL Server;
  • Minimum of 5 years of programming experience;
  • Understanding of the full software lifecycle from requirements to maintenance;
  • Experience working with software patterns and anti-patterns and understanding of best practices;
  • Experience working in an agile environment with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment;
  • Proven experience taking ownership of a technical solution from design to deployment;
  • Have hands on experience shipping real software;
  • Experience mentoring and leading more junior developers;
  • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders;

Attributes and Nice to Haves:

  • A strong focus on business outcomes;
  • Experience with banking or finance;
  • Knowledge of machine learning, data analytics, Big data, NoSQL;
  • Experience with Linux/Unix;
  • Experience with (Near) real-time ETL and/or data processing.

How to Apply.

We offer competitive compensation, a flexible working environment, a downtown office less than 1 block from a sky train station and startup attitude.
Please note this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
Lendified Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to talent and diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Salesforce Administrator

Lendified Technologies – Who we are.

We are a Canadian software development company leading Canada’s FinTech revolution with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Our platform fills a niche in the lending market through sophisticated algorithms and predictive modelling where we enable financial institutions around the world to adjudicate loans quickly and accurately. Our cloud-based solution simplifies loan origination, automates credit decision analytics and proactively monitors loan performance so lenders can operate a scalable small business lending operation. This in turn ensures that small businesses, which are the backbone of our economy, get access to capital they need to grow. Lendified also has a lending division that is harnessing the power of the lending platform to efficiently provide loans to small businesses in Canada.

Who we are looking for.

We are looking for a Salesforce Administrator to configure our Salesforce application to make the whole loan process as automated and easy as possible for our customers. You must have a good knowledge of Salesforce from an administrator perspective, be highly process oriented and eager to figure out better ways to use Salesforce so that our users have a great experience.

What you will do.

Salesforce is the platform we use to manage the loan process from the initial application through to the loan approval and ongoing tracking and management of the loan. This is not just setting up the dashboard and reporting; you will be working with business owners, product managers and developers across our organization to optimize Salesforce and continually improve efficiencies in our business processes.

Responsibilities:

  • Configure Salesforce to meet customer and business criteria;
  • Provide Salesforce solutions to meet client needs including design, configuration testing activities, and implementation;
  • Create system documentation including functional requirements, business process requirements, technical design documents, integration specifications and data migration specifications;
  • Create and maintain user documentation on processes, policies, application configuration and help related materials as applications are developed;
  • Manage all system user tasks including new user setups, user security, user termination and ongoing user support;
  • Daily administration and support of Salesforce database including but not limited to managing multiple user setups, profiles and roles, customization of objects, fields, record types, page layouts and validations;
  • Develop and create customized reports and dashboards;
  • Support the continuous development of the Salesforce.com system;
  • Work closely with the business stakeholders to capture, discuss and design new Salesforce.com enhancements;
  • Develop processes to maintain data, develop dashboards, reporting and campaigns to measure performance;
  • Generate reports to identify and resolve issues, perform clean-up procedures;
  • Manage data backups, implement storage usage;
  • Perform all job responsibilities with the highest degree of professionalism, dedication, and a strong focus on customer service;
  • Keep abreast of new SFDC features and functionality and provide recommendations for process improvements;
  • Provide training and ongoing technical support to users;
  • Log, track and where possible resolve administer related SFDC system problems;
  • Assist developers with the development of technical documentation of existing and future applications.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in business, finance, accounting or marketing;
  • Certification in Salesforce.com Administrator is preferred;
  • 2+ years’ experience as a Salesforce administrator;
  • Proven communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Experience writing requirements, process documents, report generation, user documentation;
  • Experience providing customer support;

Attributes and Nice to Haves:

  • Domain or industry knowledge in banking or finance;
  • Experience with Salesforce integrations and workflow customization;
  • Scripting languages.

How to Apply.

We offer competitive compensation, a flexible working environment, a downtown office less than 1 block from a sky train station and startup attitude.
Please note this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
Lendified Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to talent and diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.