Senior and Software Development Engineer – Data Team
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Senior and Software Development Engineer – Data Team
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Are you looking to grow, own meaningful projects, and work in a compelling problem space?


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.


We are looking for a Senior and Software Development Engineer to join our Analytics Platform team and work with stakeholders across Customer Success, Marketing, Finance, Pricing, and Product.

You’ll build infrastructure to leverage data to improve customer experience, help make better decisions, and understand our business. The team owns a diverse set of platforms so we’re looking for an individual who enjoys and thrives in variety, supporting different domains.


Some examples of responsibilities you’ll start with:


  • You will extend our streaming control plane DSL (Kinesis + Flink)
  • You will create a testing framework, using statistical models to detect inaccuracies or regressions in data
  • You will migrate portions of the ETL critical path to a faster execution substrate (from Scalding to Spark)
  • You will develop data storage strategies that reduce costs while maintaining access (S3 Glacier, Spectrum, Presto)


Who we’re looking for:


  • 6+ years of experience successfully delivering applications to customers
  • Proficient in Scala
  • Experience in building solutions leveraging big data technologies such as Hadoop, Scalding, Spark, Flink
  • Passionate about helping others solve problems by building data-fuel applications that make it easy for users to consume and act on large amounts of data through innovative use of visualization and data presentation
  • Experience working within the ETL layer and database schema design
  • Bonus points if you’ve worked with experimentation and/or you’re proficient in basic statistical concepts and reasoning (Normal Distribution, Standard Deviation, T-Tests, A/B tests)

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