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Software Development Engineer II - Finance Data Platform



Software Engineering, Accounting & Finance
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 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 Finance Data Platform team caters a single platform and entry point into Remitly's financial systems that provides timely, consistent, complete and accurate data to multiple downstream finance products like ledger, accounting system, reconciliation system & treasury system. This is an important part of Remitly's operations - absolutely required for us to be able to conduct business as we grow to serve millions of customers in new markets.

Does spending your day thinking about how we build the world's best financial data platform, with high availability and accuracy bring you joy? If you are an engineer who excels in an environment where teamwork, delivery and customer-focused solutions are paramount, we are excited to work with you.

You Will:

  • Deliver complex projects end-to-end, with high autonomy and quality
  • Build backend APIs and systems, working with technologies like Go, RDS/DynamoDB, S3
  • Partner with product managers and engineers across finance product teams to migrate to new finance data platform and help achieve product and business goals

You Have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience.
  • 3+ years of software development experience
  • Proficiency in one software language, related data structures, and algorithms., if necessary.
  • Experience building production software utilizing modern platforms, tools, and industry-standard approaches.
  • Understanding of best practices related to code construction, versioning, and deployment.
  • Competency in design of backend and middleware systems
  • [Preferred] Experience with Go, RDS and DynamoDB, S3, AWS

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


Our Benefits:

  • Flexible paid time off
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits + 401k plan with company matching
  • Paid parental, medical, military and family care leave.
  • Mental Health & Family Forming Benefits
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
  • 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 E-Verify Employer

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