About Lendingkart :
Lendingkart is a leading fintech company in the Indian lending space. It has raised over $143Mn in equity funding from top tier global PE/VC firms Fullerton Financial Holdings, Bertelsmann, Mayfield Fund, India Quotient and Saama Capital.
Lendingkart has evaluated over 4 Million MSMEs and disbursed loans across 1300+ cities & towns across the country. Creditworthiness of potential borrowers is evaluated using proprietary big-data analysis and machine learning algorithms.
Lendingkart has also been featured as one of the world?s Top 50 ?Established Innovators??in the past three consecutive annual editions of the prestigious Fintech100 Leading Global Fintech Innovators report by KPMG & H2 Ventures.
As Engineering Manager, you are responsible for the technology decisions that enable the business plan of the organisation. You will be responsible for managing the engineering team in an agile environment and providing guidance to engineers and making relevant decisions related to technology solutions.
The key to the success of this position is having a strong & innovative approach to problem solving, great technical leadership, excellent communication (written and verbal, formal and informal), flexibility, and a self-motivated working style with attention to detail.
Drive best practices and ensure development of high-quality solutions/technologies
Ensure all such solutions/technologies adhere to all development & security standards
Determine the right technology choices (upgrade decisions, hosting decision) to deliver business value keeping in mind availability, scalability and reliability of solution.
Build and manage a team of high calibre engineers.
Drive resolution of technology roadblocks including code, infrastructure, build and deployment
Work closely with business owners and ensure delivery of projects as per timelines.
Guide product team(s) as appropriate, manage cross-product technical dependencies and drive resolutions or remove barriers for the product team(s)
Ensure all quality standards around technologies, frameworks, design patterns, processes and guiding values of the domain architecture are adhered to.
Extensive technical knowledge and background, plus additional role-specific technical skills
Good knowledge of open-source frameworks.
Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to variety of audiences.
Team-orientated, passionate about developing skills and capabilities amongst team members.
Knowledge of agile and continuous Integration and continuous delivery practices.
Strong sense of ownership and problem-solving skills.
BE/BTech/BS degree in computer science or equivalent
8+ years of experience in planning, designing, developing and delivering large-scale platforms and products.
2+ years of experience as an engineering manager leading software development teams.
Hands-on experience with design and development of scalable web services and platforms
Strong leader with the ability to lead & manage a high performing team, can creatively balance high-quality delivery with customer focus to meet business needs
Proven track record of delivering results in an aggressive and fast-paced environment