Team Lead JS Software Engineer - Ledger Live

Paris /
Consumer - Engineering – Live /
Permanent contract / CDI
We're making the world of digital assets accessible and secure for everyone. 
Join the mission.

Founded in 2014, Ledger is the global platform for digital assets and Web3. Over 15% of the world’s crypto assets are secured through our Ledger Nanos. Headquartered in Paris and Vierzon, with offices in the UK, US, Switzerland and Singapore, Ledger has a team of more than 700 professionals developing a variety of products and services to enable individuals and companies to securely buy, store, swap, grow and manage crypto assets – including the Ledger hardware wallets line with more than 5 millions units already sold in 180 countries. 

At Ledger, we embody the values that make us unique: Pragmatism, Audacity, Commitment, Trust and Transparency. Have a look at our Origins video here

We are  building disruptive engineering teams in the UK (London)

Your mission

    • Management
    • Lead your team of engineers and be the link with other teams
    • Focused on and responsible for the team's productivity and collective impact
    • Drives recruitment, performance assessments, training, and career development
    • Helps individuals set goals and works to ensure employee growth and retention goals
    • Drives a constant improvement to team practices 

    • Tech
    • Developed in React.js professionally and is able to drive a project from end-to-end
    • Well versed in engineering best practices (e.g. reviews, pair programming, branching strategy, tests)
    • Understands and practices scrum software development and management
    • Actively participates in the sprint delivery
    • Accounts for quality, performance, and security into deliverables
    • Responsibility for the team's tech monitoring
    • Consistently comes up with innovative solutions and elicits innovative thinking from others
    • Team lead to ensure technical alignment with the company.

    • Delivery
    • Scales themselves by delegating effectively; ensures tasks are completed as specified without micromanaging
    • Involved in planning
    • Manage clear expectations of the team's delivery and communicate changes in a timely way
    • Leverage process to ensure the team is predictable
    • Ensure practices are followed to meet acceptance criteria and Ledger’s quality bar
    • Protect team processes to maintain sustainability and team moral

    • Leadership & Communication
    • Positive “can do” attitude and role model for others
    • Communicates the vision helping making it a reality
    • Actively learning how to handle difficult management situations
    • Meets regularly with their direct reports to provide frequent feedback on their work
    • Tracking and Communicating progress/risk/issues to stakeholdersPositive “can do” attitude and role model for others
    • Communicates the vision helping making it a reality
    • Actively learning how to handle difficult management situations
    • Meets regularly with their direct reports to provide frequent feedback on their work
    • Tracking and Communicating progress/risk/issues to stakeholders

What we’re looking for

    • Knowledge & Experience 
    • 2+ years of experience in managing software teams 
    • B.S. Computer Science degree, or equivalent professional experience
    • Strong experience in React.js development, tools, and libraries
    • You love developing and growing people
    • Good knowledge of React Native Knowledge of UI/UX practices in software development

What’s in it for you?

    • Equity: Employees are the foundation of our success, and we award stock options so you can share in that success as we grow. 
    • Flexibility: A hybrid work policy.
    • Social: Annual company outing for Ledgerdary Days, plus frequent social events, snacks, and drinks
    • Medical: Comprehensive health insurance policy offering extensive medical, dental, and vision care coverage. 
    • Well-being: Personal development, coaching & fitness with our dedicated partners.
    • Vacation: Five weeks of paid leave per year, in addition to national holidays and rest & relaxation (RTT) days.
    • High tech: Access to high-performance office equipment and gadgets, including Apple products. 
    • Transport: Ledger reimburses part of your preferred means of transportation. 
    • Discounts: Employee discount on all our products.
We are an equal opportunity employer for all without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability, or age.