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Staff Software Engineer



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Software Engineering
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 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:

The Content and Messaging Platforms team works on accelerating growth for Remitly by enabling Marketing and Product teams to build digital customer experiences through a set of scalable platform capabilities that include web and in-product content management, outgoing messaging, and localization.

You'll work with design, product management, marketing, and other engineering teams to solve for low-touch management of content across its lifecycle, evolve our web platform, and enable consistent messaging across different customer experience touch points. You'll report to the Engineering Manager, Content and Messaging Platforms.

This role will be located in Seattle.

You Will:

  • Architect, build, and evolve the technology stack that powers our content management system and our web platform to deliver content at scale and improve SEO.

  • Own medium to large platform initiatives, and break them down into projects to be worked in parallel.

  • Guide and mentor other engineers to deliver well-tested, observable, documented, efficient, scalable, and resilient solutions.

  • Interview, review design, and code, mentor, and ramp other engineers.

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

  • Collaborate directly with marketing, product, and other engineering teams within Remitly to develop products and features that help drive content, messaging, localization, and experimentation at scale.

  • Define and deploy technical best practices across several teams.

You Have:

  • A BS in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience.

  • 8+ years of experience as a software developer.

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

  • Expertise in mentoring and coaching other engineers at different levels.

  • Expertise defining and implementing medium to large scale technical platform initiatives.

  • 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 $187,500 - $225,000. 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.

This job is no longer accepting applications

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