Uplift Financial

About Us

Uplift Financial is the newest venture to launch from Cogo Labs. Uplift Financial's mission is simplifying life’s complex financial decisions by matching consumers to financial tools and products that fit their specific needs. The team is applying its deep expertise in online marketing, analytics and finance to better serve the fast growing personal finance market.

Meet the Team

  • Matt Albrecht

    Co-Founder

  • Jung Yub Lee

    Co-Founder

  • Samuel Markson

    Software Engineer

  • Tai Boon Ding

    Senior Analyst

  • Ben Cohen

    Analyst

Careers

Interested in transforming the consumer finance industry? Uplift Financial is looking for you! Our open positions include:

1. Senior Software Engineer


For Senior Software Engineers seeking to expand their technical scope of impact, and flex your management responsibilities, Uplift Financial is hiring.

As the Lead Software Engineer on the team, your role is critical in supporting the operation of Uplift Financial’s existing web properties, partner interfaces and databases. In addition, qualified candidates will work independently and with the team on developing new features aimed at improving the experience of Uplift Financial’s consumers.

This is an opportunity to work on challenging problems involving large and complex data sets, high-volume traffic, and real-time feedback. Our production systems are built with Python (Django) and Postgres with a RESTful API layer to interface with our lending partners.

Benefits of Uplift Financial:

  • Unmatched opportunity for growth: We believe in letting people grow as quickly as they can.
  • A fun, supportive culture.
  • An ability to make an immediate impact.

Other comps:

  • Catered lunches and a fully stocked kitchen.
  • Commuting benefits like parking and T.
  • Equity compensation.

Qualifications we are seeking:

  • 3+ years of professional programming experience
  • BA/BS in Computer Science strongly preferred
  • Fluency with Relational DB; MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • Proven ability to build highly scalable systems
  • Demonstrated ability to write exemplary, well-tested code, and a willingness to help others debug their code
  • Strong communication skills including communicating with non-technical people
  • Great team work-ethic and a willingness to educate others
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, with experience prioritizing coding projects based on overall business goals

Nice to have (but not required):

  • JavaScript/jQuery experience
  • Experience developing mobile applications
  • Experience in designing and implementing A/B tests
  • Project management experience
  • Interest in finance and online business and how to make money online

2. Quantitative Data Analyst


As a Quantitative Data Analyst, you'll run and grow a new revenue line. You'll design and implement marketing programs, manage performance, and use the insights you gain to drive growth in user engagement and revenue.

The Uplift Financial environment is very experiment driven and you will be encouraged to explore and test new ideas. The combination of your expertise and ideas will have a direct and immediate impact on the Uplift Financial business.

Day to day work will include devising new algorithms to better target consumers, profiling consumers utilizing consumer and business intelligence data, testing new campaign designs, managing marketing infrastructure, and developing growth and engagement forecasts.

Benefits of Uplift Financial:

  • Unmatched opportunity for growth: We believe in letting people grow as quickly as they can.
  • A fun, supportive culture.
  • An ability to make an immediate impact.

Other comps:

  • Catered lunches and a fully stocked kitchen.
  • Commuting benefits like parking and T.
  • Equity compensation.

Qualifications we are seeking:

  • A bachelor's in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, or similar Quantitative fields
  • Experience with Python & SQL
  • The flexibility & self-motivation to thrive in a dynamic, entrepreneurial culture
  • The ability to make a strong case when presenting findings & recommendations, while remaining receptive to feedback
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Passions and interests outside of work - you aren't just your resume
  • Bonus points for previous experience with online marketing analytics

Apply Now!