Principal Technical Program Manager - Data Engineering

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 and services on the planet. For nearly 10 years, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are 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 across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role

The Data Engineering team works to build, support, and iteratively improve Remitly's data platform composed of streaming events, central data warehouse, extract, transform, and load (ETL) pipelines, and experimentation. Taken together, these elements provide Remitly engineers, product managers, analysts, and business collaborators the capabilities they need to make data informed decisions. As a Technical Product Manager on this team, reporting to the Director of Machine Learning and Data Engineering, you'll help create our roadmap and foster an environment of high-velocity and high quality execution along the way.

What You'll Do

  • Design and manage the process of building data products at Remitly
  • Understand how our data architecture works and contribute to documentation for others to self-serve
  • Work with product managers, analysts, engineers, and decision scientists to gather feedback and requirements
  • Lead our culture of experimentation and event-driven architecture
  • Ensure that our experimentation practice and strategy reflects the latest thinking in the scientific community
  • Build an outstanding data platform for all of Remitly

Who You Are

  • 5+ years experience with at least two of those in the areas of data, experimentation, or machine learning
  • You have experience partnering with and translating requirements across multiple teams
  • You understand how platform teams operate and how to communicate the meaningful impact they provide
  • You are well versed in setting quantitative goals and measuring progress along the way
  • You have knowledge of modern data processing systems: Hadoop, Spark, Redshift
  • You have a sense of healthy ownership
  • You've been a part of a central data platform team at product with millions of users

Our Benefits

  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits and 401k plan with company matching
  • Company contributions to your HSA or FSA plan, if you choose one
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits
  • Scholars program

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

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