Senior SEO Manager

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

How about you?

Deezer is looking for a bright, highly motivated, strategic and experienced Sr. SEO Manager to join our team. With a results driven, an innovative and evangelist mindset, and an obsession for SEO, you will be responsible for crafting and prioritizing our Search Engine Optimization roadmap, with a primary focus on addressing our key technical challenges.

You will lead the SEO strategy across our key countries and main websites, ensuring strong performances for our core products and initiatives, and overseas all technical SEO programs and requirements.

This is a strategic position, for someone who has shown a proven ability to unify cross-functional teams to drive sustainable and exponential organic growth. The right candidate should be willing to work in a dynamic environment, and be a great communicant who is able to convince both developers and marketing teams.

What you will do:

  • Shape and lead the technical SEO strategy for all Deezer’s websites, worldwide
  • Overseas planning, KPIs, delivery and measurement in-line with core business priorities
  • Define the strategies to increase visibility, keywords rankings, and traffic quality to ultimately bring more new users to register to Deezer’s platforms.
  • Pilot the SEO technical roadmap for our main website working directly with our web engineering and product teams
  • Ensure our websites' technical conformity to latest Search Engine requirements
  • Use crawling tools and data to monitor, report and improve our websites internal structure and technical performances
  • Evangelize SEO best practices to empower our internal teams (Engineering and Product, Marketing and UX…)
  • Pilot SEO wider objectives: site migrations, page deprecations, external websites structure and more
  • Assist on general SEO projects such as keyword research, content planning, and other internal SEO work
  • Report on Deezer’s websites SEO performances to key stakeholders
  • Identify skills and tools gap in the SEO team and align with your hierarchy to build up and empower the department
  • Be involved in CRO/SXO initiatives

Qualifications

What we are looking for:

  • 5+ years of professional experience with a proven track record of successfully developing and implementing SEO strategies
  • Master advanced SEO techniques and core principles, solid knowledge about search engine algorithms and ranking strategies
  • Experience working on International website, implementing successful large-scale SEO initiatives, including site architecture optimizations and international localization
  • A passion for SEO, up to date to latest innovations and updates
  • Data driven and business focus mindset, you are not looking only to increase SEO traffic but to bring quality prospects to websites.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with product & tech, content, design,and  communications teams to drive SEO programs forward in a highly-effective manner
  • Solid grasp of HTML and Javascript framework and how to optimize. Additional frameworks and other programming languages are a plus 
  • Experience working with a number of SEO tools (from site crawlers to keywords and visibility tools...)
  • Advanced analytical skills, confidence working with numbers using the main SEO analytics tools (Google Search Console, Google Analytics 360)
  • Evangelist and comfortable speaking with both marketers and developers, excellent communication skills and ability to adapt to any type of audience
  • Should be self-motivated and able to work effectively in an autonomous environment, proactive and persistent
  • Fluent in english

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ:
 

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes
  • Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer.