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IT Applications Specialist Nerdwallet
San Francisco, CA

NerdWallet builds online tools that provide information, insights, and pieces of advice about personal finance to consumers.

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About Nerdwallet

Job Description

The IT department at NerdWallet is seeking an Application Specialist to help us choose, buy, or build tools to automate all the things. As an Application Specialist, you'll gain deep knowledge of IT and cross-functional applications and processes and apply integrations to enable us to grow in a secure, automated way.
Where you can make an impact:
Implement automation to make IT processes repeatable, scalable, and secure.
Using standalone code, web hooks, or API integrations to optimize and connect our SaaS environment.
Guide build vs. buy decisions for integrations and tooling for IT and other departments.
Apply the grease of automation to the squeaky wheel of processes for IT and our cross-functional partners.
Be a mentor and escalation point for Help Desk.
You are:
An escalation point and mentor, working closely with the Help Desk and Infrastructure teams to guide build-vs-buy decision for IT tooling.
Solution oriented: What you build will impact all of NerdWallet.
Your experience:
Experience administering Okta (or another SSO platform), Jamf, and G Suite in an enterprise environment.
Expert experience with Python.
Strong experience with either Javascript or bash for Mac system administration.
Strong experience with code management (i.e. Github, Bitbucket).
Can define, drive, and deliver complex projects.
Deep understanding of SSO and a strong security background.
Experience with GCP, API integration, AWS, G Suite, Google Apps Script. Can choose and write using the right tool for the right job.
What we offer:

Competitive compensation package
401(k) with company match
100% paid premiums for medical, dental and vision for employee and their dependents
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Commuter, gym and cell phone stipend
$500 enrichment stipend towards learning and development for your role
Catered lunches daily, free dinner, and kitchens stocked full of snacks
Onsite coffee bar with baristas
Company happy hours, social events and outings
Generous, flexible vacation

NerdWallet is committed to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of any characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

About Nerdwallet

NerdWallet builds online tools that provide information, insights, and pieces of advice about personal finance to consumers.

500 employees

875 stevenson

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