Senior Engineering Manager, Developer Experience

Seattle, WA, United States

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 reimagining international payments at scale and building new products to create deeper relationships with our customers and their loved ones across the globe. Join over 2,700 employees across 10 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

We're searching for an Engineering Manager to lead Remitly’s Developer Experience (DEVX) Engineering team, reporting to our Director, Developer Platform Engineering. This role is instrumental in improving our developer experience and productivity at Remitly. With data being at the forefront of the program, we will use DORA, SPACE and our own defined metrics to develop strategic solutions that are a force multiplier for developer experience and productivity improvement across Remitly. We believe that developer experience is an important piece to our overall success at Remitly and you will have a significant impact on the business.

You Will:

  • Lead and mentor a team of software engineers building world class developer experience solutions

  • Develop long-term organizational and technical strategy impacting how engineering works across the company

  • Drive measurable improvement in developer productivity and sentiment across the company through collaboration with our worldwide engineering teams

  • Collaborate with engineering teams to gather qualitative feedback to help define the DEVX roadmap and prioritize

  • Build solutions with security, compliance and operational excellence as foundational components

  • Identify new technologies and trends early to provide our developer community with a continuously improving ecosystem

  • Partner and set technical direction in key areas across Remitly

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience leading Developer Experience or Platform teams

  • Deep understanding and passion for developer experience and productivity

  • 5+ years of experience working with cloud native applications and cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)

  • Software development experience in one or more of: Python, Java, Go, C++, Rust, etc.

  • Familiarity with DORA, SPACE and productivity metrics

  • Experience developing strong engineering teams

  • Strong alignment to our mission and values

  • Proven analytical and data-driven approach

  • Outside-in perspective to incorporate industry best practices into existing culture 

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 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

Compensation Details. The starting base salary range for this position is typically $139,060-$180,000. 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.

Your recruiter can share more information about medical benefits offered, as well as other financial benefits and total compensation components offered with this role.