OakNorth is the next-generation credit and monitoring platform that provides banks and lending institutions with the insight and foresight needed to create a better borrowing experience for the Missing Middle the growth business who are the backbones of communities and economies globally but who have been in banking’s blind spot for decades.
The business was founded in 2015 by Rishi Khosla and Joel Perlman, who previously co-founded Copal Amba and grew it to 3,000 employees over 12 years, before selling it to Moody’s (NYSE : MCO) in 2014, returning 125 times capital to seed investors.
Since its inception, OakNorth has secured over $1bn from several investors, including : Clermont Group, Coltrane, EDBI of Singapore, GIC, Indiabulls, NIBC, Toscafund, and SoftBank’s Vision Fund.
The Platform has been deployed at various banks across North America, Europe, and Asia, and in the UK where OakNorth lends off of its own balance sheet via OakNorth Bank.
The platform has helped OakNorth Bank become the fastest-growing business in Europe according to the Financial Times FT 1000 (2020), profitably lending over £4bn to date.
In terms of the impact this has had on the economy, OakNorth Bank’s loans have directly helped with the creation of 13,000 new homes and 17,000 new jobs in the UK, as well as adding several billion pounds to the economy.
With offices in London, New York, Manchester, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Istanbul, Gurgaon and Bangalore, the global team across the OakNorth Holdings group is over 800 people.
RESPONSIBILTIES Experience in managing and troubleshooting Linux servers and clusters. Experience in deploying Java application on docker, centos.
Experience in configuring and troubleshooting webservers like Nginx, apache / tomcat. Hands-on experience of AWS services VPC, ECS, RDS, EC2.
Hands-on experience on running application on Docker Java and python-based application Experience in scaling of infrastructure and other resources.
Managing end to end production environment Monitoring using CloudWatch, Nagios Experience with IT systems and automation, especially in the Linux environment, Windows is a plus DESIRED SKILLS Good knowledge of AWS services and docker.
Knowledge of docker orchestration like ECS, Kubernetes. Strong troubleshooting backing on Linux servers and docker issues.
Knowledge of ansible, terraform and shell scripting. Knowledge of management systems such as JIRA, Confluence, Crowd Knowledge of a version control system such as GIT Experience in ELK and Graylog Experience in handling databases MySQL Thank you very much for your interest in OakNorth.
We are happy to consider you for roles within our group of companies. If we can identify a match between your skill set and our immediate recruiting needs, please expect to hear from us very soon.
If we are unable to identify a fit in the near term, please note that we intend to retain the data you send to us so we may contact you in the future.