Senior API Engineer

Intelletec has partnered with a Fintech start up that was developed by three nationally recognized credit reporting companies - Equifax, Experian, & TransUnion. Our client is looking for a Senior API Engineer to join their growing global team of data scientists and engineers who are working on cutting edge problems in the fintech space.


My client is on a mission to increase inclusion in the current credit score rating system and aims to create an alternative scoring model that's consistent across all bureaus. Their system creates a better overall picture of a person's financial responsibility by looking at more than just credit card usage, payments, etc which allows many more people to access credit.



  • Design, Build, Test and Maintain key APIs that power the advanced credit scoring application for the major CRC's in the US

  • Build automated test suites and CI/CD pipelines

  • Build highly scalable event-driven and real time systems

  • Write well designed, readable, maintainable, testable and efficient code

  • Build predictive and machine learning models to solve problems in credit finance space

  • Implement software programs that perform massive data processing of structured and unstructured data

  • Develop and refine applications and models that will become the lynchpin of credit finance applications

  • You will ensure adherence to established technology standards by performing code and security reviews, automated unit and integration testing, and implementing SRE best practices


Skill Requirements:

  • Hands on experience in Software Development & Design utilizing Python including experience in data science

  • Familiarity with Java, C or Go is preferred

  • Experience with Cloud technologies such as, AWS or GCP

  • Good working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL Databases

  • Experience creating and deploying APIs

  • Experience with deployment infrastructure; containers (docker) and orchestration (kubernetes)

  • Experience with source control technologies (GIT), CICD Systems (Jenkins), API Tools (Postman, Curl), and Agile methodologies.