Senior Security Engineer


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At Remitly, we help immigrant communities around the world send over $6 billion a year to their loved ones. Sending money is faster, easier, and costs less with our all-digital money transfer platform. We want to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial service products on the planet. At Remitly, your work has a direct and positive impact on people around the globe. Your work matters, every day.

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced Security Engineer reporting to the VP and Chief Information Security Officer, to help us meet our promises to our customers. Our customers trust us with their hard earned money, and the financial well being of their loved ones. We must earn that trust with every transaction. The Security team is aligned with the Infrastructure and Corporate Information Technology teams, and part of the Product organization. Security at Remitly is uniquely positioned to provide customer value, and be an enabler for the business. Security is core to our culture and has excellent visibility and support from the board through to each employee.

You Will:

This is a senior role on a small team, so you will have the freedom to help decide our security roadmap and mentor other engineers. You will develop novel approaches to securing billions of dollars in transactions around the world. You will develop solutions to protect and respond in new ways.. You will use modern technology stacks in production (containers, Kubernetes, Istio, Gsuite, SaaS). You will provide close support to the Product organization and our customers, both by promoting secure development and operations, and also by shipping product features that enhance peace of mind. 

You Have:

  • 5+ years Security Engineering experience
  • BA Degree in Information Technology, related degree or equivalent experience.
  • Experience building security solutions to meet the corporate need
  • Deep and broad exposure to security disciplines
  • A business minded technologist
  • Focused on engineering solutions to security challenges
  • Empathetic to developer needs
  • Responsive to security issues and incident management
  • Able to rally stakeholders
  • Desire to land creative solutions
  • Presentation skills that can influence outcomes

Our Benefits:

  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Health, dental and vision insurance benefits.
  • Company contributes to your HSA plan if you choose one.
  • 401k plan with company matching.
  • Free snacks, hot and cold beverages.

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals looking for employment at Remitly are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

Remitly is an eVerify Employer.