Enova is an online financial services provider driven by technology and analytics. Since its founding in 2004, Enova has provided online loans to more than four million people on five continents. We’re proud of our global business model, which is driven by a smart and motivated workforce and a dedication to customer satisfaction.

Division Engineering Leader at Enova

Division Engineering Leader

Reports to Director of Software Engineering

Division Engineering Leader Overview:

As a Division Engineering Leader, you’ll manage several full stack-engineering teams, working with engineers in a wide variety of specialties in the areas of UI, Test, and Application Development. You’ll help lead, drive and deliver software projects for the entire organization. You’ll also work with the software engineering leadership team to develop, recommend and deliver department wide initiatives that will be adopted by the entire software engineering team.

Enova hires, develops and retains top talent, so you’ll mentor your engineers and managers while seeing the benefits of a progressive career path yourself. As a leader, we expect you to facilitate your team’s growth. In return, we will set you up for success by helping you develop your professional skills and strategically assigning your team projects based on your skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as part of the senior leadership, working in an interdisciplinary manner with other departments to develop company and product strategy. Translating that strategy into an executable roadmap that continues to innovate.
  • Lead, mentor and manage 2-4 teams of 4-8 managers and engineers.
  • Anticipate, minimize, and remove any roadblocks that the engineering teams may encounter
  • Ensure execution and adherence to the Enova agile development process.
  • Work with the product and engineering teams to build a strong testing and deployment practices that includes automated testing and continuous integration & delivery 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
  • 8+ years as part of a product development team
  • 4+ years as a lead or manager within a product development organization
  • Ability to lead, mentor, teach and coach multiple teams.
  • Experience managing managers, with 20-30 indirect reports
  • Familiarity with industry wide best development and architecture practices and patterns including DDD, PoEAA, Continuous Delivery and Integration Patterns.
  • Experience working with teams that architect, develop and maintain large, services and web-based platforms.
  • Working understanding of Lean and Agile development concepts as well as experience working with multiple teams on different products and projects.

Software Engineering Overview:

The Software Engineering Team, one of the largest groups in the company, is responsible and accountable for meeting the demand of both technical and business advancements. We help create the “Tech” in FinTech.

We are structured into small full-stack teams, each aligned to specific core initiatives or products. Our primary application stack includes Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, and Go. We use Ember and other JS frameworks for front-end development. The teams are responsible for defining and delivering solutions through constant iterative development. 

Although we are divided into unique teams, our culture of collaboration promotes and encourages engagement across every team and department within the company - no team is a silo. This enables us to align our core values and create strong, best practices. 

Enova Overview:

Enova is a multinational company based in the U.S. that uses technology to develop innovative financial products and services for individuals and businesses. We have unique technology, analytics and customer service capabilities that let us rapidly evaluate new data sources to offer consumers and small businesses the right amount of credit or financing when and how they want it.

Perks:
Perks means something different to everyone. Yes we have snacks and a ping pong table, but we also have summer hours, a sabbatical program, 401k matching and education reimbursement. Most importantly, we like to think of our people as perks too. Isn't working with smart and driven people critical in your success in your next job?

Company Reviews

The structured LevelUp curriculum — which is a month of programming assignments in different languages and a curated list of required reading — is one of the unique ways that Enova invests in making you a better programmer. Your assignments are evaluated by an instructor, as well as your peers, which facilitates improving and growing your skillset. If there is a topic that intrigues you, guaranteed, there is generally an expert in that area a few steps away. There are so many confident and skilled software engineers to talk to, your growth is only limited by your motivation."
Jill Lynch
Software Engineering Apprentice
at Enova
Enova provides its employees everything they need to succeed in their careers, including top talent, an engaging workplace, tons of awesome perks and benefits, and strong company values.
Shaan Sapra
Software Engineer
at Enova
Enova has amazing perks like free food, comfortable dress and summer hours, but the most notable benefit is the deep investment in learning and skill-building. Software new hires go through a 10-week, self-paced training program, which culminates in a full Ruby on Rails app of your design. After training, project team members help you take on responsibility and quickly get success under your belt. Opportunities to make changes abound at Enova, where the only limit to your impact is the need for sleep.
Michelle Waldorf
Software Engineer
at Enova
ENOVA = Fast + Flexible + Frictionless: my favorite F words!
Hakan Karagul
Business Analytics Manager
at Enova
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Why work with us
Being part of a global company like ours means you have lots of opportunities to shine. Our values encourage ownership and accountability, with a commitment to making sure the best answer wins, regardless of whose answer it is. We are a fun and innovative company full of talented people, constantly setting high expectations for ourselves and working our hardest to do even better.
Culture
Our philosophy is simple: Happy employees are more successful. When company culture is collaborative and open, we accomplish more together. So you can wear pretty much whatever you want, and you can help yourself to the virtually unlimited coffee, soda and snacks in our fully stocked kitchens. When you sit down at your desk, you’ll do it in front of your choice of Mac or PC, outfitted with all the accessories you need to do your best work. We believe that when you have the tools you need for success, everybody wins.
Perks & Benefits
Medical, dental and vision coverage • 401(k) matching • Commuter tax benefits • Tuition reimbursement • Sabbatical program • Summer Hours • Recognition programs • On-site discounted yoga, dry cleaning, manicures, haircuts and massages • After-hours food delivery and commuting reimbursement • Off-site events every month • Discounted gym memberships • Intramural sports • Pet insurance

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