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LendingClub Careers

San Francisco, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
2006
Company - Public (LC)
Banks & Credit Unions
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
LendingClub (NYSE: LC) was founded in 2007 under the belief that a technology and data-driven marketplace can improve the way people access and invest in credit, creating value for both sides. Since then, we've helped millions of Americans take control of their ... Read more

Mission: Since 2007, we’ve been bringing borrowers and investors together, transforming the way people access credit. We've helped millions of people take control of their debt, grow their small businesses, and invest for the future.


Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2015 (#3)

LendingClub – Why Work With Us?


What We Do

We are America's largest online marketplace connecting borrowers and investors, facilitating personal loans, business loans, and financing for elective medical procedures. Borrowers access lower interest rate loans through a fast and easy online or mobile interface. Investors provide the capital to enable many of the loans in exchange for earning interest. We operate fully online with no branch infrastructure and use technology to lower cost and deliver an amazing experience. We pass the cost savings to borrowers in the form of lower rates and investors in the form of attractive returns. We’re transforming the banking system into a frictionless, transparent and highly efficient online marketplace, helping people achieve their financial goals every day.

The LendingClub experience is friendly, transparent and empowering:

  • As a personal loan or business loan borrower, you can get an instant quote in minutes with no impact to your credit score. Once you select an offer, you can watch as funds are committed by investors who are choosing to invest in you and your success.
  • If you’re investing, you can open an account in minutes and build a portfolio of hundreds or thousands of loans made to quality borrowers. You’ll receive monthly payments of principal and interest, which you can withdraw or reinvest.
  • If you’re looking for medical financing, you can apply online or through our network of more than 10,000 providers across the country.
  • No matter what kind of loan you’re interested in, everything is done online, so the whole process is fast, convenient and private.
  • All loans facilitated by Lending Club are issued by a bank and subject to the same consumer protection, fair lending, and disclosure requirements as any other bank loan.



Our Growth

Until recently, the massive $3 trillion consumer lending market remained largely untransformed by technological innovation. Most people received their credit from traditional financial institutions such as banks, credit card companies, and credit unions, and invested in traditional vehicles like stocks and bonds. LendingClub’s innovation was designed to offer a simple, low cost, convenient and beneficial alternative to both borrowers and investors. As with a mutual fund, our reputation with investors rests on our track record of performance and transparency. Since we were founded we’ve facilitated billions of dollars in loans and built a trusted brand by delivering exceptional value and satisfaction to both borrowers and investors. 


Our Awards

We’re proud to be recognized as a leader for our growth and innovation, including being named a CNBC Disruptor 50 for the second year in a row. The annual roundup recognizes “the country’s most ambitious and innovative companies changing the economy and overall business landscape.” We’ve also been prominently recognized as a leader for our growth and innovation, including being named one of Forbes’ America’s Most Promising Companies three years in a row, awarded as a 2012 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, and chosen as one of The World’s 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance by Fast Company in 2013.


Benefits

We offer all the important things you'd want—like competitive salaries, an ownership stake in the company, medical and dental insurance, and a 401k matching program.

Great Environment

We also offer some unexpected benefits you'll love—like healthy free snacks and drinks, game rooms, a talented barista in our very own coffee shop, a relaxation space, and amazing and convenient locations in downtown SF, outside Boston in Westborough, MA, and in Lehi, UT.

Market Leader

More importantly, we're the clear market leader, which gives us incredible momentum and resources. As Forbes put it, “While not often thought of as a ‘sharing economy’ company, given the massive size of the financial industry LendingClub could end up being one of the most disruptive—and largest—companies in this sector.”

LendingClub Recognition and Awards


We pride ourselves in offering an award-winning approach to investing and borrowing. Below is a collection of awards and recognitions we have accumulated over the years.


Economist Innovation Award

Economist Innovation Award
Winner: Consumer Products

Inc.500

Inc.500 
Ranked one of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies

CNBC Disruptor 50

CNBC Disruptor 50
Disruptor 50

EY

EY's Venture Capital Award of Excellence
Renaud Laplanche - 2013 Winner

EY

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
Renaud Laplanche - Northern California Winner

The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance

2013 AlwaysOn Global 250
Winner: Consumer Internet

The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance

CNBC Disruptor 50
Companies that are changing how we spend, fund, transfer money

The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance

Most Innovative Companies 2013
The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance

Best Peer-to-Peer of Social Lending Service

2012 Plutus Awards
Winner: Best Peer-to-Peer of Social Lending Service

2012 AlwaysOn Global 250

2012 AlwaysOn Global 250
Winner: Consumer Internet

2012 Technology Pioneer Award

World Economic Forum
Winner: 2012 Technology Pioneer Award

Best Peer-to-Peer of Social Lending Service

2011 Plutus Awards
Winner: Best Peer-to-Peer of Social Lending Service

2011 AlwaysOn Global 250

2011 AlwaysOn Global 250
Winner: Consumer Internet

2011 Webby

2011 Webby Award
Winner: Bank/Bill Paying

top 300 Startup 2011 - fundedIDEAS

2011 fundedIDEAS
Winner: Top 300 Startups

2010 WebAward

2010 WebAward
Winner: Best Investment Web Site

OMMA Awards 2010

OMMA Awards 2010
Finalist: Financial Services/Banking/Investments

2010 AlwaysOn Global 250

2010 AlwaysOn Global 250
Winner: Consumer Internet

2010 American Business Awards

2010 American Business Awards
Financial Services Finalist

Webby Awards 2010

Webby Awards 2010
Official Honoree: Banking/Bill paying
Official Honoree: Financial Services

The 2010 Shorty Awards

The 2010 Shorty Awards
Best Finance Content on Twitter - Nominee

Bestcovery

Bestcovery
Best Peer to Peer Lending Company

Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review
Top 20 Breakthrough Ideas 2009

2009 Stevie Awards

2009 Stevie® Award
Banking Website of the Year

The Webby Awards 2009

The Webby Awards 2009
Honoree: Banking/Bill Paying
Nominated: Financial Services

Peer Lending Wealth

Peer Lending Wealth
Top Customer Returns Award 2009

W3 2008 winner

W3
Silver Award Winner

Web Marketing Association's WebAward

Web Marketing Association's WebAward
Outstanding Achievement in Web Development

LendingClub Reviews

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    Current Employee - Payment Solutions Specialist in Lehi, UT
    Current Employee - Payment Solutions Specialist in Lehi, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LendingClub full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The work environment, understanding with situations and the people I work with.

    Cons

    I can't think of any cons at this time.

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LendingClub Photos

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LendingClub Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at LendingClub (San Francisco, CA).

    Interview

    overall good experience. 4 1:1 interviews with different managers/employees within the company. recruiter was helpful and responsive only until you get rejected. had to reach out to find out i was rejected.

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LendingClub Awards & Accolades

  • America's Most Promising Companies, Forbes, 2014
  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Ernst & Young (E&Y), 2013
  • CNBC Disruptor 50, http://www.cnbc.com/id/101734664, 2014
  • Best Places to Work, San Francisco Business Times, 2014
  • Bay Area Tech & Innovation Award, San Francisco Business Times, 2014
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