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Principal Data Analytics Engineer

Lending Club

Lending Club

Data Science
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

Current Employees of LendingClub: Please apply via your internal Workday Account

LendingClub Corporation (NYSE: LC) is the parent company of LendingClub Bank, National Association, Member FDIC, and the only full-spectrum fintech marketplace bank. Members can gain access to a broad range of financial products and services through a technology-driven platform, designed to help them pay less when borrowing and earn more when saving. Since 2007, more than 4 million members have joined the Club to help reach their financial goals. We’re leading the governance of a new industry by developing ethical, responsible ways to bring greater value and better opportunities to our members. Everyone deserves a better financial future and our team is committed to making that a reality. Come join us!

About the Role

Our mission at LendingClub is to empower those who strive to achieve better financial health. Big Data Analytics Platform team plays a crucial role in achieving our mission.
We are seeking a Principal Analytics Engineer for our Analytics Platform to provide warehouse, data marts, ETL, and information model design. On our analytics platform team, you will have opportunity to use your expertise in data warehousing, data mart design, and schema design skills to enable LendingClub to be data driven company. You will enable our business teams to leverage modern cloud native stack to take business decision. We have PB scale data and intend to provide lead edge products.

What You'll Do

  • You will design data warehouse, data marts, information model design for all our analytics use cases
  • You will work with cloud native technologies such as Snowflake, Tableau, Kafka, and AWS stack
  • You will understand how LendingClub’s data is used for analytics, and how to optimize analytics use cases
  • You will empower our business analysts and data science teams to discover new insights and possibilities
  • You will enable business teams, data analysts, data engineers to be able to query data on an ad-hoc basis
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing analytics, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal query of PB scale data at lower cost while meeting query SLA
  • You will build a common analytics information model across all of Lending Club
  • Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, and program teams to assist with analytics-related technical issues and support their analytics infrastructure needs
  • You will closely with Quality Engineers, and lead products and projects across analytics use cases

About You

  • B.S., M.S. degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent work experience
  • 12+ years of solid professional experience in design data warehouses, data marts, and information modeling
  • 10+ years of experience with OLTP and OLAP use cases at scale
  • You’re passionate about Big Data Analytics and building efficient data warehouses and data marts.
  • You have excellent listening skills and empathetic to others
  • You believe in simple and elegant solutions and give paramount importance to quality
  • You have a track record of building fast, reliable, and high-quality warehouses for fast query performance.
  • Passionate with good understanding of data, with a focus on having fun, while delivering incredible business results
  • In-depth knowledge of distributed systems, NoSql DBs, and familiarity with Snowflake
  • Experience working with public cloud platforms, preferably AWS
  • Familiar with Agile methodology, test-driven development, source control management and automated testing
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
  • Experience with technical leadership of products, and teams

Work Location

San Francisco

We are currently working a hybrid schedule and our teams are in-office Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Time Zone Requirements

Primarily PT.

Travel Requirements

If you need to travel for work, LendingClub will cover your travel related expenses.


The target base salary range for this position is 195,000-230,000. The position is also eligible to receive a bonus (which is based on company performance, employee performance and eligible earnings), equity, and benefits. Our salary ranges, other compensation and benefits offered are determined by role, experience level and location.

We’re creating new financial services solutions for our members based on fairness, simplicity, and heart, and we treat our employees the same way. We offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision plans for employees and their families, 401(k) match, health and wellness programs, flexible time off policies for salaried employees, up to 16 weeks paid parental leave and more.


LendingClub is an equal opportunity employer and dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We believe that a variety of perspectives will make our teams and business stronger as we work together to transform the traditional banking system.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at [email protected].