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Senior Software Development Engineer



Software Engineering
New Westminster, BC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2024

Job Description:

Remitly’s vision is to transform lives with trusted financial services that transcend borders. Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to people who send money around the world. Today, we are reimagining global financial services and building products that extend beyond traditional barriers to give customers access to more of the services they need, no matter where they call home. Join over 2,700 employees worldwide who are growing their careers with purpose and connection with our customers while having a positive impact on millions of people around the globe.

About the Role:

The Delivery Experience team owns the end-to-end customer experience of sending money across borders for Remitly customers. As part of this team, you will be focused on unlocking this journey for customers globally by expanding into new countries and integrating new payment types. As an Senior Engineer on a front-end leaning, full-stack team, you will lead the team in solving technical challenges to improve money movement customer experience, partnering with several teams across the company.

You Will:

  • Lead the technical strategy and systems of the Delivery Experience engineering team.
  • Lead the design and implementation of frontend components and features using modern frameworks and web components like React or Angular
  • Contribute to the architecture and technical roadmap of our software systems, balancing short-term goals with long-term scalability and maintainability.
  • Drive engineering excellence by setting high engineering standards and bringing consistency to the many codebases and processes you will encounter
  • Enhance team talent through mentoring, code review, interviewing, and ramping new hires.
  • Collaborate with other engineers, product managers, designers, and analysts to achieve outstanding customer experiences.
  • Report to the Engineering Manager of Delivery Experience Team.

You Have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of engineering experience in a team environment
  • Experience as a lead, working on both the frontend, backend, and anything it takes and delight users both internally and externally
  • Experience mentoring and growing other engineers
  • Experience with CI/CD and advanced deployment strategies

Compensation Details. The starting base salary range for this position is $136,000-$170,000. In Canada, 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.

Our Benefits

  • Three weeks vacation
  • Health Benefits
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Mental Health & Family Forming Benefits
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
  • Life Insurance & Disability
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

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.