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Sr. Software Engineer (R11711)



Software Engineering
India · Remote
Posted on Monday, May 20, 2024


Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) is a digital banking platform that puts its 2.2 million members' financial goals within reach. With intelligent borrowing and savings, Oportun empowers members with the confidence to build a better financial future. Since inception, Oportun has provided more than $17.8 billion in responsible and affordable credit, saved its members more than $2.3 billion in interest and fees, and helped our members save an average of more than $1,800 annually. For more information, visit


Working at Oportun means enjoying a differentiated experience of being part of a team that fosters a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where we all feel a sense of belonging and are encouraged to share our perspectives. This inclusive culture is directly connected to our organization's performance and ability to fulfill our mission of delivering affordable credit to those left out of the financial mainstream. We celebrate and nurture our inclusive culture through our employee resource groups.

BE or MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security, or Information Systems
Experience implementing scanning architectures.
Experience with Vulnerability Management solutions.
You will help Oportun scale by hardening its security both internally and externally.
You will advise our technical teams on secure development practices and design patterns
Develop tools and features to monitor and improve our security stance.
You will help Oportun adhere to various compliance standards as it evolves its product and infrastructure
Identify security gaps in our application and infrastructure, and build to automate the identified gaps and innovative solutions.
You will partner with our Enterprise Security team and leverage their expertise where it is required.
A track record of proactively identifying and mitigating security vulnerabilities.
Ability to build features as a software engineer in our codebase
You will have strong, but pragmatic, opinions and drive consensus to deliver timely results.

5 years of security/engineer/technology work experience
2 years experience with Linux /Unix operating systems
At least 1 year working in a software engineering or similar team
Experience with one or more modern programming/scripting language such as Ruby, Python, Golang, Nodejs, or Java like language.
Experience with Threat Modeling, Risk Assessment, or Design Review
Working in public clouds like AWS, GCP, or Azure as well as end to end vulnerability management lifecycle
A deep understanding of application security concerns
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work with other teams within the same company
1 year Incident Response experience

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