Engineering Manager (H/F)

  • Our engineering team gathers 40 passionate engineers who build and maintain our 3 different products (PIM, Onboarder, The team is organized in 8 autonomous squads, each owning an activity or a stand-alone product. Each squad gathers all required roles and skills to fully handle its respective mission.


  • You’ll lead a team of 5 to 10 engineers (1 or 2 squads).
  • You’ll work closely with your team, software engineers, lead developers, product managers, designers, support managers and other engineering teams to bring our products and infrastructure services to life.
  • You’ll be responsible for growing and developing a team of talented engineers with high expectations around individual ownership and impact
  • You’ll encourage a collaborative culture that embodies Akeneo’s values
  • You’ll ensure your team delivers extraordinary output and continuously improve practices to have an even bigger impact
  • You’ll set the direction for the team, anticipate strategic and scaling challenges via thoughtful long-term planning
  • You will contribute to crafting our technical and product strategy


  • 5+ years experience as a software engineer (PHP language as a bonus)
  • 2+ years experience as a lead developer or tech lead or technical project manager
  • 2+ years experience as a people manager
  • Sincere interest in developing and growing teammates’ knowledge and impact
  • Strong theoretical and applied knowledge in architecture patterns, their pros/cons and ability to make strategic and tactical decision regarding the overall technical stack to serve the product strategy
  • Strong communication skills (in public and face to face)
  • Problem-solving mindset
  • Good understanding of pros/cons of project management tools & frameworks, overall organization, processes, and agile manifesto #noCargoCult
  • Good understanding of group mechanics and situational management
  • Good understanding of business concerns and customers needs
  • Fluent in English (having a strong French accent is ok 🙂 )

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