While it’s predicted the traditional banking industry will be cutting 30 percent of its jobs over the next few years, the financial technology (fintech) industry is booming. Financial Times reported that fintech grew 11 percent in 2016, making it a $17.4 billion industry.
For anyone looking for a career in a dynamic, technology-driven space that’s on the rise, companies that are growing their fintech services, such as Advance Financial, can offer a truly stimulating environment.
Check out our list to discover the top reasons why you should join our company in Fintech Nation:
Constantly growing and recruiting
This newly developed sector is fast-growing and constantly searching for new talent. Whatever your specialty is, fintech companies look for a wide range of experiences and skills so you’ll most likely find something that works for you. Advance Financial is a prime example of this. Our company continues to expand not only our financial services, but the number of our employees, as well. We are proud to say that we recently hired our 1,000th employee. This milestone comes as our company continues to aggressively expand operations with the goal of reaching 20 states via online access by the end of 2018. We are also proud to say that our company has been named to the Inc. 5000 list for eight years in a row. In 2018, Advance Financial ranked 22nd among the 47 Tennessee-based companies that made the list.
Employers help you grow
Working for a fintech company means working under inspiring role models. Young professionals who join this industry have the opportunity to grow within the company and alongside visionaries in the business. As we continue to grow our financial technology services, we strive to foster a dynamic and ever-evolving environment, so our employees have many opportunities to advance their careers. We were recently recognized on Forbes’ list of “The Best Employers for New Graduates.” A survey of more than 10,000 young professionals determined Advance Financial as one of the top 250 companies to receive this honor based on company atmosphere, image, working conditions, salary, workplace and diversity.
Fintech is the future
The continued growth of fintech presents many career opportunities for workers. There’s a variety of segments to venture into, especially personal finance, investments, payments and lending. Advance Financial currently has more than 20 available positions including business data analysts, customer service representatives, verification supervisors and many more.
Today’s advancement in technology, including artificial intelligence and robotics, has reduced the need for jobs in the traditional banking industry. However, due to new financial technology services, the future is looking bright for fintech companies. If you’re eager to be a part of this booming industry, Advance Financial’s growing technology services can offer you a dynamic and well-driven career.