Who we are
SoFi is a digital personal finance company whose mission is to help its members achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions, whether that be to buy a house one day, start a family on their own terms or be debt free. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, and to help every member Get Their Money Right®. By joining SoFi, you’ll become part of a forward-thinking company that is transforming financial services by embracing technology to build innovative loan products, investment tools, and more. One of the fastest growing fintech companies, we’ve grown from 250 employees in 2015 to over 1,500 employees today, and are well on our way to reaching 1 million members. With offices across the US, we offer the excitement of a rapidly growing startup with the stability of a seasoned management team and some of the best talent around. As an employer, we strive to hire employees who are committed to both our company’s mission and our desire to build the best culture in the world. If you are driven, passionate about what you do, and excited about the SoFi mission, we would love to hear from you.
We are seeking a Data Engineer to join our team and work in a fast-paced and fun environment. Ideal candidates must be enthused about writing SQL, data problem solving and build data pipelines and reports. They must be a quick learner and be self-starting. The role will require extensive hands-on experience with the SQL language, demonstrated understanding and experience with troubleshooting and fixing data issues, provisioning data pipelines and reports.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate first-rate attention to detail and the ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure.
At SoFi, you’ll become part of a new kind of finance company whose ambition is to help our members achieve financial independence and reach their goals. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, and to help every member get their money right. We created student loan refinancing, addressing the biggest financial challenge of a new generation through a modern approach to lending and personal finance. Next we expanded our products and services across loans, wealth management, and insurance. SoFi Money—a modern take on a checking or savings account--is our newest innovation and disruption to the financial services industry. SoFi has achieved significant growth, with ambitious plans ahead, but to continue this growth we need great talent. And that starts with you.
What You'll Do:
Design and build data structures in Data Warehouse
Build and modify data pipelines via Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) processes
Provision, optimize and maintain data feeds to external systems
Write SQL to validate quality and clean existing data
Build out automated checks for data quality
Help analytics team and business users in querying and understanding the Data Warehouse
What You'll Need:
3+ years industry experience
Experience writing SQL against different database platforms
Demonstrated skills and experience in finding, investigating, and resolving data quality issues
Demonstrated skills and experience in building data feeds and business reports
Ability to bring new ideas and promote process improvement
Nice To Have:
Experience with reporting systems such as Tableau
Understanding of Data Warehouses and ETL
Knowledge of Python
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced growing company
Ability to drive a project from inception to completion
Enthusiasm for solving challenging problems
Team attitude: a willingness to roll up your sleeves, work with others and get stuff done
First-rate attention to detail
Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure
Why You’ll Love Working Here:
Competitive salary packages and bonuses
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits
Generous vacation and holidays
Paid parental leave for eligible employees
401(k) and education on retirement planning
Tuition reimbursement on approved programs
Monthly contribution up to $200 to help you pay off your student loans
Great health & well-being benefits including: telehealth parental support, subsidized gym program
Employer paid lunch program (except for remote employees)
Fully stocked kitchen (snacks and drinks)
SoFi provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, breastfeeding, and conditions related to breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (40 or over), physical or medical disability, medical condition, marital status, registered domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military and/or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable state or federal law.