Engineering Manager Core Team

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

The Team

The Core Startup main role is to enable product & tech teams to efficiently & autonomously build the most reliable & delightful experience by providing high quality platforms, services, components & support, helping teams find the right balance between reliability & innovation. 

Within this organisation, your teams aim to provide solutions for mobile and web to build applications efficiently and qualitatively. On one side, the team builds streaming, downloading, measuring and api access features. On the other side, we advise the rest of deezer on architecture and process matters.

What you will do:

As an Engineering Manager, you will do the following:

  • Build a healthy, talented, and motivated team.
  • Participate with the Director of Engineering in defining a long-term direction for the startup and setting realistic quarterly objectives in alignment with Deezer's interests.
  • Collaborate closely within the startup to focus efforts on quarterly goals.
  • Ensure the achievement of these objectives.
  • In charge of the foundations, you will:
  • Help other teams achieve their goals by supporting them on the use of tools, libraries and architecture.
  • Participate in the creation and maintenance of reliable, efficient, solid, flexible and secure foundations. (Mobile, Web).
  • Ensure the quality of the code produced within your team


What we are looking for:

  • At least 3 years experience in people management
  • A strong technical background
  • Practical experience in software development both web and mobile

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
  • English and French language courses
  • Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer