Director of Engineering

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À propos

Their mission : educate to transform raw and complex data in simple and attractive applications. They are creating the Data Storytelling category inside the Business Intelligence.

Their target : the business management of Marketing, Production, Finance, Human Resources or Commercial of large accounts.

From 4 associates to 110 collaborators in 6 years, they are self financed until 2019 thanks to more than 100 key accounts such as Renault, Crédit Agricole, Elior, Icade, Nexity, EDF, GRDF, BNP Paribas, Heineken, Marques Avenue, Euler Hermes, BIC, SNCF...

Questions? You want to meet them? Come have a lunch and share their weekly Friday Talk. They will be pleased to discuss with you!

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Descriptif du poste

What if you joined a growing start up to lead the development and growth of their Tech team?

To support a high growth, we are looking for a Director of Engineering to join us in Paris!

You report directly to our CTO and lead our Tech team of more than 20 developers organised in 4 squads.
Within the next 12 months, you will grow this team by 10 additional people.

You are responsable for the good organisation and development of the Tech team: you are the guardian of a healthy and effective organisation that insures productivity and good results.


  • Hand-in-hand with the CTO, you drive the technical strategy, the roadmap and team priorities.
  • You ensure long term and strategic cross-teams projects are managed and delivered on time with the best quality.
  • You lead, coach and develop your engineering leaders, who manage themselves a squad of talented engineers.
  • You build the best team by attracting and hiring top talent.
  • You support the engineering team in achieving a high level of technical excellence and stability.
  • You manage processes to help the team be the most efficient.


  • You arrive at the right time to take your place in a growing organization and have an impact.
  • You lead a team of talented and proactive leaders and developers.
  • You are very autonomous: we’ll support your initiatives.
  • You develop a must have SaaS: companies needs analytics more than ever.
  • You’re in a key position to guarantee the success of the company.


  • A welcoming, healthy and simple atmosphere.
  • Team collaboration is not a false promise but a reality.
  • Attractive package: fixed + variable remuneration structure and strong health mutual.
  • The icing on the cake: Spotify Premium, bike reward and we let you choose your own equipment to work in the best conditions!

Profil recherché


Must have: 5+ years of engineering management experience including experience managing managers

  • You have successfully built teams, defined their missions and executed on their goals.
  • You have effectively recruited, mentored and retained great people.
  • You are a developer in heart and can support and help the team on technical problems.
  • You ideally have a back-end developer background and have seen the growth of a company, with the back-end problematics that it implies.


  • You help other progress and want to learn and grow by working with performing people.
  • Pragmatic and resourceful, you're a “doer” = you do things, quick and well. Even if you have to correct it afterwards.
  • Creative, curious and autonomous, you are ambitious and want to participate in a start-up growth.

Process de recrutement


  • At least a long term experience of 5 years of engineering management experience including experience managing managers.
  • A personal success, that you are proud to present us in two lines in your mail. No cover letter.
  • By clicking on the big “Apply” button ‘Welcome to the jungle’


Informations complémentaires

  • Type de contrat : CDI
  • Lieu : Paris, France (75017)
  • Expérience : > 5 ans
  • Télétravail ponctuel autorisé