Engineering Manager - Full Stack

Affirm, San Francisco, CA

Affirm: Delivering Honest Financial Products

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 Do

  • Lead, manage and scale out a full-stack engineering team
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Design, and other teams to define and deliver on our product and technical roadmaps
  • Establish a collaborative work environment that fosters autonomy, transparency, high degree of craftsmanship and personal growth
  • Evangelize software development best practices and set a high engineering bar
  • Facilitate technical discussions and plans to improve our software quality
  • Plan, design, communicate and implement reliable, scalable and extensible software systems

What We Look For

  • Driven to change consumer financial services for the better
  • Prior experience leading a product-focused engineering team
  • Fluent in full-stack development (we use React/Redux + Python/Flask)
  • Prior experience architecting, building, launching and maintaining complex products
  • Detail-oriented around user experiencesStrong cross-team communication and collaboration
About Affirm

Affirm is reinventing credit to make it more honest and friendly. Started by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, Affirm gives consumers the flexibility to buy now and make simple monthly payments. Unlike other credit options, Affirm offers transparent payment terms (no fees or compounding interest), and employs advanced technology to reach a broader consumer population.


About Affirm

Today’s shoppers are more averse than ever to traditional credit—due to decades of compounding interest, hidden fees, and unclear terms. At Affirm, we’re reinventing credit to make it more honest and friendly. Great for Customers We give customers the flexibility to pay over time for their most important purchases, on a schedule that fits their budget. Affirm financing is quick, simple, and transparent—there are no gimmicks like deferred interest, compounding interest, or late fees, so what shoppers see at checkout is exactly what they’ll pay. Great for Businesses We stick to the same principles of honesty and simplicity with both consumers and our retail partners. Our integration is seamless, and we provide dedicated support to help you make the most our our partnership. We want to make it as easy as possible for you to realize the “Affirm boost”—increased AOV, conversion, and customer loyalty.

Want to learn more about Affirm? Visit Affirm's website.