Engineering Manager



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Kraków, Poland
Posted on Tuesday, September 5, 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.

Remitly is registered as a Money Services Business in the U.S., Canada, EU, United Kingdom, Singapore and Australia. Each of these jurisdictions require, among other items, that Remitly maintain a comprehensive Risk and Compliance Program.

About the Role:

The streaming ecosystem enables important machine learning, risk and marketing use cases across Remitly. You’ll partner with engineers, managers and analytics leaders to help deliver our next-generation streaming infrastructure ecosystem.
You'll set a long-term vision, and direct the team to make sound engineering decisions and appropriate tradeoffs between shipping code fast and making important technical investments for the future. You will report directly to the Engineering Manager of Data Infrastructure. This is a hybrid position (office location: Krakow).

You Will:

  • Establish the hiring plan for the team, sourcing and interviewing a diverse set of candidates

  • Build a scalable, resilient and high-quality event streaming platform

  • Set quarterly goals and define a long-term roadmap for the team

  • Participate in technical discussions and design, aiming to align teams towards a common goal

  • Have a relationship and work arrangements with teams in the US that ensures transparency and autonomy

You Have:

  • 8+ years of engineering experience

  • 1+ years of experience managing a small engineering team, including hiring and training engineers up to Senior level.

  • Knowledge of modern streaming ecosystems: Flink, Kafka, Kinesis, etc

  • Experience defining and influencing technical designs and processes across a team

  • Experience working in a global team environment

  • Have a passion for data infrastructure

  • Clear and objective writing and in-person communication

Our Benefits

  • Equity in the company - RSUs

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)

  • Unlimited paid time off, subject to approval

  • min. 26 days paid holidays + additional company's days off

  • Royalties

  • Hybrid or remote work arrangements with an office in a Kraków City Centre

  • Commuting to work expense/remote work expenses reimbursement

  • Health/Dental Coverage - LUX MED VIP for employee and family

  • Life Insurance

  • Travel insurance for employee and family

  • Sodexo Lunch Card/Multisport

  • Education / Conferences Budget

  • Equipment of your choice

  • Mental health program for employee and their dependents

  • Family planning program

  • Employee Pension Plan (PPK)

  • Headphones Reimbursement

  • Referral bonus scheme


We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon 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 equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.