Software Development Engineer II, Global Network



Software Engineering
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Monday, September 25, 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 proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind in everything we do. Join over 2,200 employees across 8 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role

The Global Network (GNET) team is looking for an SDE 2 to join Remitly and help scale our funding and disbursement processing across our vast operational regions, alongside collaborating with other engineers towards setting a north star technical vision. As an SDE 2, you will bring exciting features to our customers by contributing to the expansion of our pay-in and pay-out networks globally. You will help build against a backlog of features designed to expand our Global Network powering all of Remitly's product offerings in creative ways.

You Will:

  • Develop new partner integrations for our pay-in and pay-out networks, with the possibility of working with partners that support money movements for over 170 countries and growing

  • Deliver well-tested, observable, documented, efficient, scalable, and resilient solutions.

  • Participate in interviewing, code reviewing, mentoring, and ramping new hires.

  • Partner with PM to break down tasks, provide estimates, and discuss tradeoffs

  • Partner with Operations team members across the globe to provide technical recommendations for customer-facing problems

  • Work with partners around the globe and be a representative of the company and our engineering team to our global partners

  • Become an expert with tools, programming languages, and engineering processes used within the GNET team in a scalable cloud-based architecture

  • Write technical specifications and participate in design reviews

  • Mentor, promote best practices, and push for technical excellence across the company

  • Partner closely with your manager and promote the technical direction and roadmap

You Have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field or equivalent experience

  • 4+ years of building, shipping, and maintaining consumer software products

  • 2+ years working with services deployed on a commercial cloud provider like AWS

  • General experience migrating legacy services into modernized architecture

  • Proficiency in Java, GoLang, or other general purposes languages

  • Proficiency in working with large-scale database systems like MySQL, DynamoDB

  • Proficiency in working with monitoring systems such as Prometheus and VictoriaMetrics

  • General knowledge of technical architecture and system design concepts

  • Clear and objective writing and in-person communication

  • A desire for learning new technologies and systems

  • Payments/Fintech experience - added bonus!

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

  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

  • Scholars Program

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental senior at Remitly. 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 discharged/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 $116,710- $135,495. 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.

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