Senior Software Development Engineer



Software Engineering
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Saturday, October 28, 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 into everything we do. Join over 1,800 employees across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

The Content Management Systems squad works on accelerating growth for Remitly by building a platform for content publishing and localization at scale. The team owns the technology backend and internal tooling that enables content management and integration with our localization systems. You'll work with design, product management, marketing, and other engineering teams to solve for low-touch management of content and ensure consistent messaging across different customer experience touch points. You'll report to the Engineering Manager, Content Management Systems.

This role will be located in Seattle.

You Will:

  • Build and shape the technology stack that powers our content management system to deliver scalable SEO-focused content.

  • Build platforms that use techniques like experimentation and data-driven decision automation to empower content management at scale.

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

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

  • Will partner with PMs to break down tasks, provide estimates, and discuss tradeoffs

  • Collaborate directly with your customers (marketing team, application teams) within Remitly to develop products and features that help drive content, localization, and experimentation at scale.

  • Mentor and grow other engineers.

  • Define and deploy technical best practices across a team.

You Have:

  • A BS in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience.

  • 5+ years of experience as a software developer.

  • An understanding of software development best practices and software design patterns.

  • Expertise working full stack with one or more general-purpose programming languages including JavaScript/TypeScript, Kotlin, and Go.

Our Benefits

  • Unlimited 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 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 $159,090 - $189,000. 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.

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

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