Engineering Manager

Pelico is hiring!


Reporting into the CTO, you’ll play an instrumental role in designing and building the delivery engine of Pelico.
You will work closely with the CTO and the leadership members to actively orchestrate the Technical vision & empower the operational teams.
We are talking about 25 talents split into different teams: back-end, Front End, Devops, A/I & SW & Data.

Job Description

Missions 🏆

You will be in charge of:

Creating a strong Engineering organization by:

  • Implementing or adapting a quality management system with KPIs, common knowledge bases or workshops to train technical teams.
  • Deploying routine with your Technical Leads to coach them in their way of managing the teams and iterating on technical choices.
  • Working closely with Product, Customer Ops & Engineering (on performance & scalability of our Software, anticipation of any clients needs, priorities reviews…) to iterate based on user feedbacks and bring impact to our clients
  • Hire, develop and retain talents & work with HR on initiatives related to growth

*Spread the technical vision by: *

  • Defining the Engineering roadmap and working with your team leads to ensure the objectives are reachable & declinable on a top down perspective.
  • Playing an integral role in establishing our engineering culture and best practices within the teams, such as code reviewing between peers, documentations, setup of code analysis tools…
  • Guaranteeing the good delivery of projects: a project launched is a project which will be realised
  • Improving our delivery methodology to give us the perfect visibility and accelerate our time to deliver.

Technical Stack 💻

Stack :
Flask with Blueprints
Pandas, numpy
Parallelisation Framework: ZMQ, Pub/Sub

Environment :
Dedicated gcloud VM
boilerplate docker / docker-compose

Services :
Process management :
Airflow (ETLs, managment batchs)
Gitlab CI / CD

Security :
Keeper passwords
Gsuite SSO

Preferred Experience

Requirements 🎯

  • At least 5+ years experience as an Engineering Manager with multiple expertises in your reporting teams + a hands-on expertise on at least one programming language (Python Javascript, C++, Kotlin, You-name-it…). We hire based on engineering fundamentals rather than familiarity with specific technologies
  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or similar relevant field.
  • In-depth knowledge in SAAS systems architecture, design and development.
  • Hands-on experience with complex project management and agile methods.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
  • Proactive problem solver, driven.
  • Strong ownership & attention to details.

About You 👊

  • Strong communication skills, ability to present complex technical situations into simple words.
  • Active listening, empathy & emotional intelligence as part of information and change management.
  • Outstanding leadership skills and ability to make decisions.
  • Team spirit to foster collaboration and inclusive culture
  • Creativity by developing innovative products or project solutions.
  • Eagerness to share knowledge around you

Pelico promotes inclusion and non-discrimination, and acts daily in favor of social mix, gender equality, senior citizens & disability.

Benefits @Pelico 💡

  • Office location in the center of Paris (75003)
  • Remote flexibility with 6 weeks of Work from anywhere
  • Equity for every pelican
  • Premium healthcare coverage : Alan Blue
  • Afterwork every quarter & others team moments

Recruitment Process

Our recruitment Process 📣

  1. Screening with CPO & CTO
  2. HR debrief
  3. Coffee with CEO
  4. Onsite in 3 steps: SW / AI / Product
  5. Reference taking, then job offer to join Pelico within 48 hours.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 February 2023
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Possible partial remote