Software Development Engineer, Risk

Seattle, WA

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Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products on the planet. For nearly 10 years, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises. 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 1,300 employees who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

The Risk Engineering team builds systems that prevent financial crime (money laundering, human trafficking, illegal betting) and fraudulent charges on Remitly's platform. You will build: systems that monitor customer behaviour, detect malicious activity, and fantastic user experiences that help our customers seamlessly verify their identity details while keeping bad actors out of Remitly.

We're looking for a software engineer to help us build the next generation of our risk detection and prevention systems. You'll report to an Engineering Manager on the Risk team and work on high impact projects across a variety of technologies with a focus on scalability and customer experience.

You Will:

  • Deliver technical features end-to-end through design, development, launch, and long-term support.
  • Build, own, and operate services at the core of Remitly's tech stack.
  • Help build the next generation systems that process every remittance Remitly sends.
  • Partner with product managers and engineers across teams to help achieve product and business goals.

You Have:

  • A BS or higher in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience.
  • 2+ years of experience as a software developer.
  • Experience working on full-stack products
  • Expertise in one or more general purpose programming languages. We use Java, Kotlin, Go and TypeScript.

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