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Makes credit cards less expensive, easier to manage

Senior Platform Engineer, VAN

$110k – $170k • 0.1% – 0.25%
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Tally makes people less stressed and better off financially. Currently at Series C with $92MM in funding, we are a team that is democratizing financial services to put billions of dollars back in people’s pockets. Tally built the first fully automated debt manager to help people overcome credit card debt and provides a completely free automated savings service, Tally Save. Tally’s vision is to automate people’s entire financial lives so they can worry about money less and do what they love more.

When faced with building things fast or right, our platform engineering team leans towards quality. We focus on collaborating not just with fellow team members but with the business overall to solve complex problems with simple, scalable solutions.

Our technology stack leverages Scala as our platform to build highly available and responsive services to make credit card automation look simple.

Core Technologies:
Scala, Akka, Finagle/Thrift, Slick, Postgres, AWS (DynamoDB, Kinesis, S3), Elasticsearch

Role impact:
-- Collaborating and working directly with product and business teams to understand and help refine complex requirements
-- Mentor other engineers and advise the team on bringing together practical solutions to enable product delivery
-- Maintain deep knowledge of the team's software architecture and be a model of operational excellence. You will embrace distributed, reactive systems while still being comfortable exploring new languages and frameworks
-- Facilitate and participate in cross-team efforts, owning a broad scope of systems and APIs that power Tally's business. You'll write clean and testable code; be a champion for effective and secure software development practices.

In this role we value:
-- Exposure to working with more than one of: RPC-based services, messaging platforms, datastores, etc.
-- Passion for designing RESTful APIs and the backend systems that implement them, as well as a healthy appreciation of security principle


We get it. We have families and healthcare is a must. Tally offers health, vision, dental, and 401k benefits. Plus a flexible vacation policy.


We have weekly lunches, happy hours, and mountains of La Croix. But don’t let that fool you. What matters is that you do what you love with amazing people.

Dog friendly

Bring your pooch to work. Yep, we love it. Makes everyone less stressed and our Head of Engineering provides free treats.

Growing your career faster

Our success means more opportunity for your growth. We use regular Lunch and Learns to share knowledge and have built career development into Tally’s DNA.

Creative space

Join us in our one-of-a-kind space in Potrero, a short walk from BART. From the in-door tangerine tree to the open office space with tons of natural light, we love working here.

Cross functional collaboration

We embrace openess and transparency. You get exposure to every facet of the business while working with an incredibly talented group of people.

Tally at a glance

Makes credit cards less expensive, easier to manage

Tally focuses on Financial Services and Mobile Application. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a mid-size team that's between 51-200 employees. To date, Tally has raised $92M of funding; their latest round was closed on June 2019.

You can view their website at http://www.meettally.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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