At Plaid, our mission is to unlock financial freedom for everyone. Founded in 2012, we've helped tens of millions of consumers live a better financial life and thousands of developers build the new wave of financial technology. Our customers range from companies like Stripe, Coinbase and Square to Fortune 500 enterprises like American Express and PayPal. To date, Plaid has raised $725M of capital from prominent venture capital firms such as Kleiner Perkins, Andreessen Horowitz, Index, Spark and NEA, as well as global financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs and Citi.
Plaid’s People Systems Team is focused on delivering solutions that support our business processes and drive efficiencies through system optimization and automation, enabling our business to scale and employees to be successful. As the first hire to this growing team, you will help create the vision and build the future of Plaid’s People systems from the ground up.
This role will be responsible for identifying needs, implementing, configuring, testing, and administering Plaid’s People platforms. Additionally, this role will have the opportunity to help determine how we can increase impact by leveraging our systems functionality, while delivering best-in-class employee experiences that support our company’s growth. If you’re interested in using your passion and skill with people systems to help build out our team at Plaid, then let’s chat! What Excites Us
    • 5+ years of experience working with global HCM solutions
    • Deep functional knowledge in multiple modules in the Workday HCM suite (HCM Core, Compensation, Benefits, Talent and Performance), as well as an understanding of the dependencies and relationships between various modules such as Recruiting, Payroll, Benefits, and Time and Attendance
    • Experience with HR systems, processes and tools with the demonstrated ability to deliver processes and tools that are simple to use
    • Experience with system implementation
    • Ability to produce timely deliverables and lead multiple and shifting priorities in a dynamic environment
    • Ability to build strong partnerships, influence decisions, and communicate complex work in a clear and concise manner across a variety of audiences from our leaders to our employees
    • Experience working in high performance environments and driving initiatives to completion
    • High level of ownership, confidentiality, and attention to detail
    • Bonus points if you've taken a company public
    • Bachelor’s degree is required
What Excites You
    • Building and scaling all aspects of People systems at Plaid from the ground up
    • Implementing Workday and delivering enhancements and upgrades to our ecosystem of People system tools, processes, and systems
    • Governing all HR data and ensuring the integrity of our systems
    • Building relationships with internal stakeholders across the business in order to understand their needs and deliver systems and tools that amplify the business
Plaid is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion or religious belief, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, military or veteran status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Plaid is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance with your application or interviews due to a disability, please let us know at