Overview

Who We Are

Climb Credit (NMLS# 1240013) is an innovative student financing and payments platform that makes career-advancing education more accessible, affordable, and accountable than ever before.

Climb identifies programs and schools with a demonstrated ability to improve the earnings of their graduates. Climb partners with schools that teach everything from cybersecurity to healthcare, heavy machine operation to data science, and culinary arts to coding.

We provide learners with financing and payment options that are priced and structured to meet the unique needs of those seeking career elevation and increased earning power.

Climb Credit’s mission is to expand access to career advancing education and we aim to do this for all communities. Therefore, we are committed to building a workforce that’s a representation of our learners. Climb fosters an inclusive work environment to all its employees; We celebrate diverse representation and diverse thinking.

To further this commitment, we’ve set a goal to promote inclusivity and equity in our workplace internally and with schools and financing providers externally. We do this through our company DEI Taskforce meetings to work through these initiatives. Climb acknowledges its power in providing access to educational opportunities and the positive impact of diversity, which is why we have taken on this commitment to push forward this work. We encourage our employees to be their most authentic selves and strive to create, nurture and sustain an inclusive culture for our employees and learners.

Climb’s Values

– Drive access and inclusivity

– Build a better system

– Own the solution

– Iterate and experiment

– Succeed together

We are looking for a software engineering leader who is excited to join a fast-growing startup and ready to contribute to, as well as help build, a high performance team. The ideal candidate will have significant experience leading the technical efforts to bring products to market and complex systems online. Previous experience in FinTech (payments, loans, or underwriting) would be a considerable bonus.

Responsibilities

    • Advise on the technical roadmap of the engineering organization
    • Lead the development effort on our most critical projects and infrastructure
    • Be a founding member, and bring new engineering teams online
    • Act as an “engineer-at-large” providing value across the company

Your Background and Skills

    • Led the development efforts of an at scale product or service
    • Strong opinions on and a holistic view of product development
    • Experience mentoring and growing junior engineers into significant contributors
    • Mastery over Node.js with a DevOps mindset
    • Experience in FinTech is a major plus
    • Value diverse, inclusive teams and creating an environment where people of all identities, experiences, and backgrounds can thrive

Perks & Benefits

    • Competitive salary and annual bonus
    • Company equity
    • Annual education stipend
    • Work from Home stipend
    • Health benefits (coverage for medical, dental, and vision costs, life insurance, and more)
    • Unlimited PTO
    • Remote work
    • “Light Meeting Fridays” year-round
    • “Summer Friday” afternoons off
    • Paid parental leave
    • In-person and virtual team events
    • DoorDash Wednesdays
    • 401k with company match

Climb earned a spot on Inc Magazine’s 5000 fastest growing companies in 2020!

We’ve raised hundreds of millions of dollars of lending capital from financiers such as The Blackstone Group and Goldman Sachs. We are currently 40 passionate technologists and business people excited to be changing the face of modern education.

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Climb Credit is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.