Work With Purpose

Three billion people are financially underserved. But they don’t have to be.

Shivani Siroya | TED Talk

On the TED stage, Shivani Siroya, Tala’s CEO and Founder, shares about the challenge people in emerging markets face when they are unable to secure credit and the economic potential unlocked when they partner with Tala.

Shivani Siroya’s TED Talk
A smart loan for people with no credit

Tala Culture

We are engineers, data scientists, designers, marketers, people ops professionals, and finance geeks all passionate about extending financial freedom to the billions of underserved people across the globe.

Local Team, Global Vision

We build mobile-first financial products for a unique and global customer base. That requires a diverse team of equals working together across borders and boundaries. We believe our culture should reflect the kind of world we want to build — one where all people are seen, trusted, and able to fulfill their potential.

Growing in Bangalore

Tala’s official startup within a startup, joining our Bangalore team gives you the opportunity to combine fintech best practices with a hands-on approach to solve problems at a massive scale. You’ll work with a passionate team to take ownership of new initiatives and grow your career. All while enjoying weekly gatherings and a purpose-driven culture.


#TeamTala Perks

Getting Close to Customers

With offices in Santa Monica, Mexico City, Nairobi, and Manila, Tala offers team members frequent opportunities to travel to our markets!

Medical/Wellness

Tala offers full coverage for health, dental, and vision insurance for team members and their families. We also have free massages, healthy snacks, unlimited PTO, and more!

Professional Development

Every Tuesday at lunch, we host a master class on everything from SQL queries to growth hacking. We also sponsor employee visits to professional conferences.

Adventure!

We take fun seriously: food adventures, ping pong, intramural leagues, workout classes, and weekend outings into the great outdoors.


Our Founding Principles

Believe in People

Listen and Learn

Take the First Risk

Challenge Our Limits


Open Positions

Are you curious, adaptable, and motivated? Are you looking for an opportunity with science and soul? Check out our open positions to find where you could thrive. Don’t see an exact match? Reach out to us directly – we’d love to chat.