Senior Software Development Engineer, Verification Experience


Apply Now

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. Our vision is 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.

The Verification Customer Experience team is responsible for making it simple and intuitive for customers to provide the information Remitly needs to comply with government regulations and to protect customers’ accounts. We work diligently to enable customers to send the money they need, to the people they love.

You’ll be one of the first engineers at Remitly Spokane, and a key contributor to the success of the office. You will help to define the engineering culture and establish Remitly as a new influencer in the Spokane tech industry.

As an engineer on the team, you’ll work in modern TypeScript/React, Kotlin and Go codebases to deliver features across Android, iOS and the web. You'll be a key partner in building a system to improve our product in new and innovative ways. You’ll partner with a passionate team of engineers, product managers, and designers dedicated to understanding and meeting our customers’ needs. You should be comfortable in a dynamic environment and capable of handling ambiguity. Most of all, you should care deeply about continuously improving our customers’ experiences.

Because Remitly judiciously adopts new technologies that improve our ability to build exceptional experiences for our customers, no candidate is required to have experience in the specific technologies Remitly uses.


Key Responsibilities

You’ll partner with management and other Remitly teams to architect and build features across multiple systems and products to make it simpler for our customers to send money.

You'll design and deliver product features and bug fixes continuously, with a focus on quality and customer value.

You'll contribute up and down the stack, building new features, maintaining existing ones, and debugging live product issues.

You'll expand our core product with new experiences for customer verification.

You'll participate in the ideation, technical design, and grooming of new features with a data-driven and customer-centric viewpoint.

You'll collaborate with other developers, product managers, designers, and analysts in both Spokane and Seattle to build great product experiences. To accomplish this, you’ll work together with the Verifications Experience team in our downtown Spokane office, and travel to the Seattle office at least once per quarter.

You'll add to the shared patterns and combined knowledge of our product engineering teams.



5+ years of experience as a software developer.

Experience working across the stack.

Experience shipping features and products to customers.

Experience separating the concerns of a domain.

Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages like TypeScript, Java, Kotlin, Ruby, C#, or Go.

Ability to mentor and influence other engineers.

Great verbal and written communication skills.


Nice to haves

Proficiency in the technologies which Verifications Experiences uses

  • React
  • React Native
  • Typescript
  • Kotlin
  • Cloud Computing
  • Persistence solutions

Experience working in a microservice stack.


Who we are

Remitly is an independent digital remittance company that transfers over $6 billion in annualized volume through its proprietary global money transfer network across Africa, Asia, Central, and South America. Its reliable and easy-to-use mobile app makes the process of sending money faster, easier, more transparent and less costly by eliminating the forms, codes, agents, extra time and fees typical of the traditional, century-old money transfer process. Remitly is backed by industry-leading investors, World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC), Naspers' PayU, Silicon Valley Bank, Stripes Group, DFJ, DN Capital, QED Investors, Trilogy Equity Partners, Bezos Expeditions, Founders' Co-Op, and TomorrowVentures. The company is headquartered in Seattle, with additional offices in Spokane, London, the Philippines, and Nicaragua. For more information, visit

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking 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.