Staff Software Engineer- Treasury Engineering



Software Engineering, Accounting & Finance
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Friday, December 29, 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:

As a Staff Software Engineer at Remitly, you will be reporting to the Sr. Manager for Treasury Engineering. You will build resilient and scalable systems and data flows that allow Treasury operations to manage and automate foreign exchange trading, cash transfers, and disbursement of funds so we can fulfill our mission to transform lives through trusted financial services. You will help set the team vision and technical roadmap for the Treasury team.

You Will:

  • Craft/refine the technical vision for the team and oversee its delivery

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

  • Set the standard for delivering well-tested, observable, documented, efficient, scalable, and resilient code

  • Collaborate with engineers across the company to improve coding and architectural standards

  • Write technical specification and participate in design reviews

  • Work with Treasury's Product Manager to estimate and break down projects

  • Mentor other engineers in the team and the broader organization

  • Interview and help ramp new hires

You Have:

  • 7+ years experience in building consumer software products

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field or equivalent experience

  • Proficient in shipping scalable, reusable, understandable code

  • Comfortable building, shipping, and maintaining services and systems on AWS

  • Proficient in 2+ programming languages like Java, Kotlin, JavaScript, Go and SQL (MySQL preferred)

  • Proficient in Docker, Kubernetes, or other orchestration tools

  • Proficient in technical architecture and system design concepts

  • Experience with distributed version control systems (Git)

  • Familiarity with common software architecture and design principles (e.g., Software "ilities", 12-factor app, etc.)

  • (Preferred) Experience managing large financial data ETL in batch or streaming architectures (e.g., Kafka, Kinesis)

  • (Preferred) Deep experience in finance tech, banking, remittance, or treasury systems

Our Benefits:

  • Flexible paid time off and family leave policies

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

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

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

  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

Compensation Details. The starting base salary range for this position is typically $187,500 - $202,500. 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. 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 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 E-Verify Employer

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