Web Engineering 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?

As the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for leading the Partnership Integrations Web technical team and making sure we build the best tools for partners and devices.
You will be leading a multidisciplinary team of engineers (Front end and Back end) building our internal tools (APIs, web SDK, user journeys, Deezer experience in companion apps, internal tools), connected devices applications (SmartTVs, smart speakers, voice assistants...), B2B distribution solutions and the backend services they rely on.
You will work closely with teams of Product Managers, Solutions Managers and the other Deezer engineering teams.

What you will do?

As the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible to grow your team's expertise and make your team members evolving within the company, from both skills and career points of view. You will also have a facilitator role, helping your team to solve technical challenges.

  • Responsible for the individual and collective performance of team members (achievement of objectives, quality and behaviors aligned with our values)
  • Responsible for the resources distribution to the various projects and objectives
  • Responsible for the technical performance, stability, quality, safety and scalability of the work produced by their team
  • KPIs definition and monitoring, representing the team's capacity to deliver the expected work as well as the quality of said work
  • Responsible for managing dependencies with other technical teams, alongside the Front end and Back end Technical Experts
  • Management of the recruitment process and its follow-up, as well as the validation of profiles in accordance with the needs of the company
  • Supporting team members in their career development by training, advising and supporting them in their goals
  • Participate in defining a long-term direction with the whole management level of Partnership Integrations startup


What we are looking for:

  • Proven experience in managing a team with a track record of building and shipping large scale applications or services on web
  • Strong technical background, with a strong practical experience in software engineering in at least one of our areas of expertise (backend, web frontend)
  • Solid understanding of Computer Sciences and software development, beyond any specific technology or platform
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in both French and English
  • Problem-solver with the ability to make difficult decisions in a fast-pace environment to maintain the team’s focus and our objectives of quality and efficiency
  • Data-driven mindset with a proven experience building and maintaining an analytics pipeline and data analysis capabilities (product, usage, performance) to enable strategic decision-making

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.