Software Engineer, Payments

Seattle, WA

Software Engineer, Payments



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 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 2,200 employees across 8 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

Our Payments team is pioneering that growth, launching and incubating our remittance product in new markets while working across all technical systems in the company. We're a small team, working with business, product, front/backend engineers, DevOps and Infra. Joining at such an early stage, you will have a large impact on the cultural and technical foundation of our Payments team.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager for North America Payments, you'll take on challenging technical problems in the payments space; think wallet, banking, and more! You'll help us expand the platform that powers our mobile and web applications, while applying your distributed systems knowledge and using technologies such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Kubernetes, Databases, Queues, Streams and more.

You Will:

  • Build great software and publish them on AWS!
  • Collaborate with Sr engineers and promote technical decisions and roadmap
  • Integrate a scalable platform for connecting to diverse bank APIs around the globe to collect and manage funds
  • Create customer experiences offering our service in new countries, adding new payment methods, reducing fraud risk reduction or improving operational supportability
  • Build resilient systems to detect and respond to external system outages

You Have:

  • A BS in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience
  • 1 or more years of experience shipping high-quality products
  • Experience in one or more general purpose languages like Java, JavaScript, Go, PHP, Python, Kotlin, C# or Ruby
  • Payments/Fintech experience - Additional brownie points!

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.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer