Branch delivers world-class financial services to the mobile generation. With offices in the United States, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, and India.
Branch is a for-profit socially conscious company that uses the power of data science to reduce the cost of delivering financial services in emerging markets.
They believe that everyone everywhere deserves fair financial access. The rapid spread of smartphones presents an opportunity for the world’s emerging middle class to access banking options and achieve financial flexibility.
Branch’s mission-driven team is led by the founder and former CEO of Kiva.org. The company presents a rich opportunity for their team members to drive meaningful growth in rapidly evolving and changing markets.
Most recently, Branch announced our Series C and has garnered more than $100M in funding with investments from leading Silicon Valley firms.
They value diversity and are committed to providing an inclusive working environment where human beings of all backgrounds can thrive.
About the role
Branch launched in Nigeria in early 2017 and has seen rapid adoption and growth. They are expanding their product portfolio as well as their user base in all their markets including Nigeria, and are more than ever dependent on reliable infrastructure to achieve their goals.
They are looking for talented DevOps engineers to join them and be part of this journey.
As a company, they are passionate about their customers, fearless in the face of barriers, and driven by data. As an engineering team, they value bottom-up innovation and decentralized decision-making : They believe the best ideas can come from anyone in the company, and they are working hard to create an environment where everyone feels empowered to propose solutions to the challenges they face.
What do you need to be considered successful?
As part of their DevOps team, you will design, architect, build, and automate the infrastructure that hosts a variety of applications ranging from financial products to their Machine Learning workloads for all their markets.
How important are you to the bottomline?
This is an outcome based role and the bottom-line of your role is owning the process of building, testing and maintaining the infrastructure that allows for the speedy but efficient development and release of software.
The biggest problem solving duties on the job
As a subject matter expert, you will be expected to evangelize DevOps as a culture within the engineering organization. You will be responsible for innovating and employing best practices when it comes to deployment, database management, security, and performance.
What you need to have done in your career?
What do you stand to gain