Engineering Manager, Risk

Seattle, WA

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products on the planet. For nearly 10 years, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises. Today, we are incredibly proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 1,300 employees who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

Unwanted Activity program is responsible for prevention of financial crime (money laundering, human trafficking, illegal betting) on Remitly platforms. As an engineering manager, you will manage a team that builds software which powers Unwanted Activity program. You'll help build data pipelines that support transaction monitoring systems, new UX flows that allow customers to verify themselves with lowest customer friction and flexible backend systems that can be easily adjusted to react to changing patterns in the financial crime world.

You'll lead the team to high-quality delivery with a multi-quarter outlook. You'll establish a technical direction, directing the team to make sound technical decisions and appropriate tradeoffs between shipping code and technical investments. As a senior member of our engineering staff, you'll exemplify a growth and improvement mindset, flexibly taking on new challenges as they arise and helping others do the same. Most of all, you'll care deeply about our customers and use engineering as an avenue to reliably produce customer value.

You Will:

  • Drive the technical direction for the team, making good tradeoffs between shipping code and technical investment.
  • Contribute through hands-on work in the ideation, technical design, and grooming of new features with a data-driven and customer-centric viewpoint.
  • Create a fun and rewarding environment for the team and foster learning to cultivate talent

You Have:

  • Experience leading technical teams and
  • 3+ years of experience with software development working on full-stack products
  • Expertise in one or more general purpose programming languages like JavaScript or Go.
  • Have passion for building diverse teams

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
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle 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 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.

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