Front End Engineer - Mexico City

Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico · Technology

Why Konfío?

Konfío is a digital platform that empowers small businesses through straightforward, flexible access to working capital. To date, more than 300 thousand people have trusted us with their funding needs.

By leveraging technology and big data analytics, Konfío complements traditional financial analysis and streamlines the loan application process, providing convenience and affordability to customers who are creditworthy but historically underserved by traditional banking.


Responsibilities

  • Front-end development & bridge to back-end
  • User experience optimization
  • Collaborate with the design and marketing teams to continuously define and improve the product

Requirements

  • Software Engineering Background, with an engineering degree from a recognized institution
  • Sound experience in Web frameworks (MVC experience in the views side is mandatory)
  • You must think mobile-first, everyone is
  • Very analytical thinking, you must understand that your work will be seen across many devices, operating systems and frameworks, and must have had experience in that.
  • Performance and metrics-driven. "You cannot improve what you cannot measure". Front end is usually considered a ¨it looks nice¨ success criteria, you need audience numbers to demonstrate success in Konfío.
  • Speed is king, must have had past experience improving it.
  • True understanding of user funnels and conversion rates, the success of your work is not your release, but how much users benefit from it.
  • Experience with code repositories is required, applying with your Github account is a plus
  • Hunger to learn and contribute

Benefits

  • You'll get to work in one of the best areas in the country (Polanco, México) in a newly renovated office with a Silicon Valley setup
  • You'll be part of a world-class FinTech team, there are people from more than 7 countries
  • MacBook equipment will be provided by the company on your first day, and monitors upon request
  • Direct connection with some of the top mentors in the industry from Google, Kaszek, 500 Startups, among many others
  • Konfío Welcome Kit
  • Other Perks (24/7 snacks, fruit, and caffeine)
  • Competitive compensation package, including opportunity to earn equity ownership in Konfío
  • Health insurance (SGMM)
  • Groceries Allowance (Vales de Despensa)
  • You'll be hired directly by Konfío, not a subsidiary, allowing you directly to participate directly in the company growth
  • Yearly discretionary bonus
About Konfío

Small businesses are the backbone of the economy, yet have been completely disregarded by banks. Konfío was created in order to finally change this! Our mission is to fuel the growth of promising small businesses so they become strong and relevant in their field.

Konfío is an online lending platform for small businesses in Mexico, using alternative data for rapid credit assessment, allowing owners to focus on what’s important - growing their business.

We’ve had awesome traction and are venture-backed by QED Investors, Kaszek Ventures, Accion, and Jaguar Ventures. Considered one of the 5 Most Successful startups in Mexico according to El Financiero, we are building a world-class FinTech team in order to set the new standard.