Engineering Manager, Lending

Seattle, WA

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 incredibly proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and new plans to provide our customers access to multiple financial services. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 1,800 employees across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

The Lending team is a startup within Remitly. We are on a mission to make credit accessible to immigrants and their families. It's all the best parts of an early stage company accelerated by the assets and competitive advantage of Remitly.

As an Engineering Manager, you will report to the engineering leader for Lending, you will lead a full stack team of 4-6 engineers responsible for building a smooth and scalable product for our growing and diverse user base. This a visible and important role meant to set up the business for the next wave of expansion and growth. (Seattle or US Remote)

What You'll Do:

  • Technical Leadership: You will lead, in varying capacities, the delivery of your team's feature commitments from planning, requirements gathering, architecture, implementation to rollout and experimentation. You will drive execution to ensure the team is making good technical trade-offs in the short- and long-term.
  • People Management: You will invest in your team's growth and well-being. This will mean providing ongoing feedback, coaching and performance management to ensure continuous improvement at the individual and group level.
  • Be a Cultural Leader: Be a role model for your team in upholding Remitly's cultural values and use them as a framework to coach engineers.
  • Be an Exceptional Partner: Work closely with Product Management, Data Science, Design, Product Marketing, Customer Support to achieve the team's long-term mission.

You Have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of total experience building customer-focused software products spanning fullstack- frontend (web or mobile) and backend architectural layers
  • 2 years experience leading teams of 4 or more engineers including at the Senior level.
  • Experience in a diversity of aspects of engineering recruiting including sourcing, structuring loops, interviewing, and closing candidates
  • Experience structuring and scaling Agile development processes
  • Experience developing reliable and scalable apps or services on a public cloud platform (AWS/Azure/GCP)
  • Experience as an engineer in languages like Java, C#, TypeScript, Go, Rust, Python, or Ruby

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
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) available for eligible employees
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefit

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.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer