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Junior Infrastructure Security Engineer



Other Engineering
Kraków, Poland
Posted on Friday, June 28, 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 Infrastructure Security team collaborates with our Seattle-based Application Security team to secure the systems supporting our range of products and services.

As a Junior Security Engineer at Remitly, you will be reporting to the Security Manager in Poland and contributing to a collaborative product team.

Your team will secure AWS, EKS, K8s, and Istio production environments, which handle millions of transactions. Your role will involve daily management of application and engineering authorization updates.

If you have a passion for learning and have a keen interest in security systems within a dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply!

You Will:

  • Implement security features and maintain existing security functionalities.
  • Support the AWS IAM access permissions system and address requests for updates
  • Working closely with team members to implement security concepts into product development and operations at a fast-growing technology company
  • Collaborate with our partner teams to address their requirements while incorporating security best practices.
  • Keep up to date with security tools and best practices to help the team's continuous improvement and enhance your skills.
  • Maintain documentation for configuration settings, setup instructions, troubleshooting steps, and best practices to facilitate future deployments and support activities.

You Have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field or equivalent experience
  • 1+ year of professional experience
  • Basic knowledge of AWS Cloud environment (ideally including AWS IAM knowledge).
  • Basic knowledge of Cloud Security concepts
  • Experience working with one of the popular programming languages (GoLang or Python preferred)
  • Willingness to learn and build expertise in the Security domain
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Polish


Our Benefits:

  • Equity in the company - RSUs
  • Royalties (KUP)
  • Hybrid work arrangements - 2 days per week from the 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
  • Equipment of your choice
  • 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.