Hello, we're Tala

Tala is a mobile technology and data science company that is opening up financial access for underserved people around the world. Tala’s smartphone app instantly evaluates customers for credit using only the data on their devices and delivers customized loans in minutes.

Why Work with Us?

We are data scientists, engineers, customer experience designers, marketers, and finance geeks all passionate about extending financial access, choice and control to the billions of underserved people around the world. We’re working hard to make financial services less transactional and more human – and we have fun doing it!

Where we are

429 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401
429 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401

Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness
Dental Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options
401(K)
401(K)
Child Care & Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Stocked Kitchen
Professional Development
Job Training & Conferences
Job Training & Conferences
  • For someone who loves to build things, Tala provides the platform to innovate product and technology in markets that hunger for them. What better way to wake up to, knowing I’ll have fun and also contribute to helping people?
    Johnny L
    Chief Technology Officer
  • I joined Tala because I wanted to be at an innovative company that is focused on increasing access to credit to more individuals across the globe. You have the autonomy to make decisions and have a huge impact on the company and our customers. The l
    Tamara L
    VP of Operations
  • I joined Tala for two reasons - the social impact the company is making around the world and the technical challenges of operating in multiple international countries. Most of my career has been for the US market - having the opportunity to serve the
    Eric L
    Director of Engineering
  • I joined Tala because I wanted to make an impact in my career and be a part of a global fintech revolution helping the under/unbanked in emerging markets gain access to credit. I love being part of a smart, savvy and passionate team who cares deeply
    Amy S
    Expansion Strategist
  • Tala's focus is of global concern and the diversity of our people and backgrounds reflects a commitment to understanding our users. We're not just a tech company, we're a company that changes how two billion people will participate in the global econ
    Alex F
    Expansion Strategist
  • I joined Tala for the opportunity to work on a revolutionary product using data in novel way to change lives. There is always something new to learn, the rest of the team are willing to share knowledge and we have more countries to get into. What I
    Sam K
    Software Developer - Kenya Office
  • I wake up every day excited to work at Tala. I feel incredibly motivated by our social mission, energized to see how our work improves people’s lives, and inspired by my creative, thoughtful and fun-loving teammates. A lot of start-ups talk about cha
    Zach M
    Director of Marketing - New Products
  • Nothing beats working on a product that solves real challenges for people within one’s own society, and that is what attracted me to Tala. Coming to work knowing we will impact a life positively each day Tala is out here keeps me motivated. An awesom
    Kenn M
    Software Developer - Kenya Office
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Our funding history

  • $1.2M in Funding
    Investors: Lowercase Capital
  • $10M in Funding
    Investors: Data Collective (Lead), Collaborative Fund, Expansion Venture Capital, Female Founders Fund, Lowercase Capital, Mesa Ventures, TYLT Ventures
  • $30M in Funding
    Investors: IVP (Lead), Ribbit Capital, Lowercase Capital, Data Collective and Collaborative Fund
  • $65M in Funding
    Investors: Revolution Growth (Lead), DST, IVP, Data Collective, Lowercase Capital, Ribbit Capital, and Female Founders Fund
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