Loans Geeks is a Toronto-based fintech platform that helps Canadians meet their life goals by connecting them to simple, fast and fair loans. Learn more about us here.

 

CURRENT OPENINGS

If you’re interested in joining our team and there are no current openings that fit your profile, send your resume to admin@loansgeeks.com and let us know how you could contribute to helping Canadians meet their life goals.

Please note that due to the sensitive nature of the work we do within the financial services industry, clearing a credit check and a criminal record check are conditions of employment.

 

Product Management Lead

Location: Toronto, Canada (headquaters)

Loans Geeks is a Toronto-based fintech platform that helps Canadians meet their life goals by connecting them to simple, fast and fair loans. Learn more about us here.

What You’ll Do

  • Be responsible for entire funnel experience : get customers through the loan application process as quickly and painlessly as possible
  • Work with web development, marketing, and operations to achieve this goal
  • Know the metrics for which you and the company are responsible for; strive towards meeting those metrics
  • Initiate and participate in customer research, product discovery, market and competitive analysis
  • Create business cases; analyze the revenue and profit opportunity for new projects
  • Define the product roadmap, including non-product solutions (e.g., process change, lender integration); maintain product backlog; ruthlessly prioritize this backlog
  • Lead key projects from concept through planning to development, launch, and post-launch support
  • Act as the product owner; partner with web development and marketing to ensure delivery and accountability
  • Act with sense of urgency, intellectual curiosity, go beyond boundaries of what your job description states

About You

  • Minimum 3 years of Product Management experience at internet company/ companies
  • Experience in online credit, lending, risk management, and payments is helpful
  • In-depth experience in at least one of the following areas:
  • UI / UX heavy website products. Website funnel conversion optimization
  • Building APIs, enterprise software and infrastructure / tools
  • Fintech product management
  • Deep customer focus and experience with researching and determining customer needs
  • Highly quantitative, analytical and business-minded. Ability to solve complex problems in an organized way
  • Comfortable working closely with web developers and experience with Agile development
  • High energy, can-do attitude with willingness to do what it takes to get things done
  • Strong organization and planning skills. Ability to maintain multiple projects without compromising results
  • Superior communication skills, both verbal and written. Ability to communicate effectively with senior executives
  • Must be self-directed, able to work independently, as well as work in a team-oriented and fast paced environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

Software Engineer

Location: Toronto, Canada (headquaters)

Loans Geeks is a Toronto-based fintech platform that helps Canadians meet their life goals by connecting them to simple, fast and fair loans. Learn more about us here.

About You
  • You have strong experience with object-oriented design, coding and testing patterns
  • You are passionate about engineering and you work to deliver the best solution for our customers
  • You are curious about new technologies and methodologies and actively go out to learn more
  • You strive for a high bar in operational excellence
  • You are able and committed to working with a team of product management, marketing and operations colleagues through issue resolution, root cause analysis and successfully prioritize corrective action
  • 4+ years WordPress, PHP and Java development experience
  • You’re a great teammate with an aim to grow others around you as much as yourself
Bonus
  • You have experience around real-time data ingestion and/or machine-learning

Corporate Strategy Lead

Location: Toronto, Canada (headquaters)

Loans Geeks is a Toronto-based fintech platform that helps Canadians meet their life goals by connecting them to simple, fast and fair loans. Learn more about us here.

Your Role

You will help create and drive Loans Geeks’ strategy and have significant impact on the company and its future. You will own projects end-to-end, developing insightful analyses, communicating clearly and compellingly, and working alongside the rest of the company. You will work closely with all the members of our leadership team and especially closely with the CEO. While most of this interaction will come in the context of our strategy work, you will also have opportunities to create content for our major presentations. The executive team relies on you to make smart recommendations and to lead change. Major strategy projects you lead one month will translate to important company actions the next; at each stage, success depends on you. You will also get the opportunity to work on major product launches and M&A opportunities when they arise.

About You

  • 3-5 years’ experience at premier consulting firm, or strategy team of leading financial services company
  • Self-starter with the ability to own projects from initial question development to rollout
  • Excellent analytical skills combined with a practical, quantifiable and effective approach
  • Excellent relational skills with validated ability to work effectively with senior business leaders
  • Flexibility required to work in a startup environment: moving quickly and handling changing priorities, working independently and in teams
  • Attentive to details and highly organized, with strong independent planning and process management skills
  • Excellent prose and PowerPoint writing skills and sense of design (for developing content for external consumption)
  • Bachelor’s Degree required; MBA preferred

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