Software Engineering Manager

Paris /
Engineering – Software /
Founded in 2014, Ledger is a leader in security and infrastructure solutions for cryptocurrencies and blockchain applications. Headquartered in Paris, Vierzon and New York, Ledger has a team of 200+ professionals developing a variety of products and services to safeguard cryptocurrency assets for individuals and companies – including the Ledger hardware wallets line already sold in 165 countries.To sustain the company's growth, Ledger is looking for a new talent, key individual contributor of our team, to work on the organisation & efficiency of our Engineering teams.


    • Manage, mentor and lead a global team
    • Build and manage a team of developers focused on addressing our educational vision and ambition.
    • Lead the efficient delivery for time-boxed software releases, ensuring high quality and innovative feature development
    • Support the development and training of direct reports through regular performance evaluations
    • Hold 1-on-1s and develop performance evaluations for direct reports
    • Work with engineers to grow their technical, interpersonal, and leadership skills, and ensure they have the right challenges and necessary context to make use of them.
    • Work closely with teams, product owners, agile coaches and other stakeholders to ensure we deliver world-class promotional courses, programs and platforms
    • Work with the recruiting team to attract, hire, onboard and retain diverse top talent

Requirements and qualifications

    • 5+ years of combined experience in managing software teams of 8+ engineers.
    • B.S. Computer Science degree, or equivalent professional experience
    • Comfortable in dealing with change and uncertainty during the software development lifecycleStrong oral and written communication skills
    • You have excellent communication skills with which to build relationships, trust, and respect, and are able to leverage this to grow people and the organisation.
    • You love developing and growing people.
    • You have demonstrated strong leadership skills while working with engineers.
    • You are excited about making culture choices that positively impact the team.
    • Having a strong interest in cryptocurrencies and wishing to work with blockchain technology is a plus


    • Competitive compensation package, and BSPCE / Share warrants for entrepreneurs options in Series B (2018) startup.
    • Flexible working hours, remote friendly environment.
    • Strong focus on personal development, including internal and external trainings, and attendance to conferences.
    • Internal talks, technical meetups, and hackathons.
    • High performance equipment for your work.
    • 5 weeks of paid vacation + 10 days of RTT.
    • Comprehensive health insurance with medical, dental, and vision coverage.
    • Meal Vouchers with Swile (ex Lunchr).
    • Reimbursement for sports and cultural activities.
    • Annual company outing for Ledgerdary Days; plus infrequent parties, snacks and drinks.
    • Employee discount on Ledger products.