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Software Development Engineer II



Software Engineering
Kraków, Poland
Posted on Wednesday, February 21, 2024

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:

Reporting to Mateusz Chrominski for Accounting (ACTP), SDE2 will work as a backend developer building and extending Qbert, accounting sub-ledger. This role is designed to support product expansions (new features) and develop accounting process automation for an already live system handling large datasets. As SDE2 they will help guide the technical direction of our backend services to ensure that we are moving quickly while adhering to engineering excellence. We are looking for a person with experience in Go (or interested in becoming one).

You Will:

  • Implement new features and maintain existing systems,

  • Write effective and efficient code,

  • Partner and mentor other engineers, code reviews and provide feedback,

  • Work closely with the Product Manager and business stakeholders,

  • Write technical specification and participate in design reviews,

  • Participate in scrum meetings, break requirements to stories, provide estimates,

  • Assist the Accounting team in troubleshooting and providing tech guidance,

  • Support the Accounting team during the month-end close through rotating on-call schedule.

You Have:

  • A BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience

  • 3+ years of professional experience

  • Proficient in a general purpose language like Go, Java, Kotlin, C#, bonus point for familiarity with Go

  • Proficiency in an RDBMS like MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server, bonus points for experience managing big data

  • Proven experience and understanding of software development practices, system design, software design patterns, and algorithms

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.