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Ruby Engineering Team Lead

Apply Now Full Job Title: Ruby Engineering Team Lead Job Number: R2103-23349 Location: Illinois; New York, New York; Charlotte, North Carolina Date Posted: 03/16/2021

OneMain is the largest non-bank lender in the United States and a leading consumer finance company.

One of our critical and highly visible initiatives is building and scaling industry-leading lending digital applications and experiences for our customers. We’re seeking a Technical Lead to work as part of an agile development team to create web and mobile applications at the leading edge of digital lending. As a Technical Lead you will guide and grow our engineering practice and engineers with a hands-on approach.

The ideal candidate understands how to balance a desire for perfectionism with the need for pragmatism. You will integrate with and leverage our existing systems as you help build solutions.

About you

You’ll contribute to the success of the team by mentoring, guiding and advocating for your team and by ensuring we deliver sound features at the leading edge of digital lending at a consistent pace. Your team will innovate, adapt, and build lasting and scalable solutions from scratch.

What we will want you to do:

  • Lead a team of engineers across products web and mobile technologies while utilizing Agile principals engineering team

  • Lead a team of engineers across products web and mobile technologies while utilizing Agile principals

  • Break down projects into reasonable MVPs

  • Represent and advocate for your team as a leader

  • Ensuring projects remain aligned to broader goals and values

  • Keeping a consistent cadence of code reviews and team meetings

  • Ensure our production applications are stable and operating as expected

  • Guide engineers along their career paths and provide feedback

  • Inspire junior engineers to push the boundaries of technology alongside of you

  • Identify and address bottlenecks early

  • Participate in engineering and day-to-day activities of your team to provide hands-on insights

  • Contribute to our strategic technology planning

Skills or Experience we want you to have:

  • At least 5 years of engineering experience and 3 years of leading or managing engineers in an Agile environment

  • Ability to interface with and influence other technical teams in support of broader goals

  • At least 3 years of Ruby on Rails or Python experience

  • At least 2 years of web application technologies such as Angular, React, Ember or Node.

  • Experience in guiding development of observable systems with robust metrics and alerts

  • Overseeing build and consumption of RESTful APIs

  • Ability to navigate in a nimble environment and drive success in unknown territory


Because we want our team members to bring us their very best every day, we believe they deserve the right opportunities and benefits. That’s why we packed our comprehensive benefits package for full- and some part-timers with:

  • Health and wellbeing options for team members and their dependents

  • Up to 4% matching 401(k)

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Continuing education

  • Bonus eligible

  • Paid time off

  • Paid volunteer time

  • And more

Our Company:

OneMain Financial is the country’s largest lending-exclusive financial company, proudly serving millions of customers with safe, affordable and transparent installment loans. Our customers turn to us every day—online and at 1,500 branches in 44 states—to help them take control and improve their financial lives with solutions for debt consolidation, medical expenses, household bills, home improvements and auto purchases. Our talented and dedicated team members constantly look for responsible ways to serve our customers when, where and how they want. It’s all about doing the right thing—a mission that hasn’t changed for more than 100 years.


OneMain Holdings, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action (AA) employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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