Director of Privacy



Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 9, 2023

Job Description:

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products and services on the planet. Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are reimagining international payments at scale and building new products to create deeper relationships with our customers and their loved ones across the globe. Join over 2,700 employees across 10 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

Remitly's privacy program is a key strategic function and our moral imperative. Our core value of customer-centricity demands that we hold the highest standards to earn and maintain the trust of our customers every day. Our customers value their privacy, and trust us with their information. It is our duty to uphold their human rights. This is a Director level role leading a cross functional program area of critical importance to our customers and our business. This role reports to the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

You Will:

  • Inspire, energize, and engineer a culture of privacy excellence

  • Establish Remitly as a leader in consumer privacy and exceed regulatory requirements

  • Define the Privacy Program with measurable outcomes, and hold accountability across aligned partner teams

  • Directly manage the Privacy Engineering team's Engineering Manager

You Have:

  • 5 years of experience in Privacy and related roles

  • A demonstrated ability to lead across aligned partner teams and achieve results through others

  • An understanding of product, technology, and regulations related to privacy

Our Benefits

  • Flexible paid time off

  • Health, dental, and vision benefits + 401k plan with company matching

  • Company contributions to your HSA or FSA plan, if you choose one

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) available for eligible employees

  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Remitly. We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based on personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer

Compensation Details. The starting base salary range for this position is typically $190,000-$250,000. In the U.S., Remitly employees are shareholders in our Company and equity is part of our total compensation plan. Your recruiter can share more information about medical benefits offered, as well as other financial benefits and total compensation components offered with this role.

Your recruiter can share more information about medical benefits offered, as well as other financial benefits and total compensation components offered with this role.

Remitly is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.