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Software Engineer, Data Innovation at Kabbage
Atlanta, GA, US
Kabbage is blazing a trail in big data & fintech and we are looking for a Software Engineer for our Data Innovation team to join us to develop new data-driven products to help our customers gain insight and improve their business and financial health.

Kabbage is more than a lender for small businesses; our data and technology platform is now being used as a fully branded product by other lenders, and our products are expanding. We’ve received numerous awards & recognition, including Glassdoor’s 2017 Best Places to Work, “36th fastest growing company in the US” on the INC 500 List, Fast Company’s "Top 10 most innovative companies in finance" and Forbes' "America’s Top 100 Most Promising Companies" among others.

Your mission:

As part of a small team, you will develop the next killer application for Kabbage. In developing our lending platform, we have developed unique capabilities to ingest and analyze many data sources related to small businesses including financial data, payment channels, social media activity, and sales channels. You will develop new statistical metrics and implement new products that can leverage all of our data assets to help our customers understand and grow their business.

What you'll be doing:

Working with our data scientists to analyze all of the data assets we collect to drive insights into small business health and activity.
Develop and validate new statistical methods and indicators to accurately gauge and forecast the health of small businesses.
Drive end-to-end development of new products to help customers leverage their own data to understand and grow their business, from conception through production launch.
What we're looking for in you:

Ability to work at all levels of the stack from data ingestion, cleaning, and analysis, to visualization and prototyping new products and services.
Aptitude to independently learn new technologies.
Excellent written and oral communication skills and ability to share findings with a large, non-technical audience.
You possess a generosity of spirit.
An excellent communicator, teacher and student.
A perfectionist who tempers it with deadlines.
What you should have:

Strong proficiency in an OO-oriented programming language like Python or Scala.
Experience with processing and analyzing unstructured, semistructured, and dirty data.
Experience with statistical modeling and machine learning.
Experience with data visualization.
Experience with big data technologies such as Spark and Hadoop.
Computer Science degree from a top university.
Why Kabbage?

Our people! We are very proud of our people, our products, and our fun, friendly, and passionate culture
Equity – everyone’s an owner!
Full coverage of individual health benefits
Fully stocked kitchen & catered lunches daily
Casual work environment – just cover all of the requisite parts!
Top of the line hardware