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Engineering Manager (Fraud Detection & Moderation) at Adevinta (Paris, France)

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Job Description Adevinta is a world leading online classifieds business that reaches more than 200 million people each month through our household name brands across 22 countries.  Our brands include, OLX,, fotocasa, infojobs and Shpock to name a fewOur brands are supported by tech hubs in Paris and Barcelona.  Their goal is to develop common global product & innovation platforms which all of our brands can leverage; creating data and identity based ecosystems; empowering local entrepreneurs, delighting users, driving Adevinta's future growth and helping us achieve our mission of creating perfect matches on the world's most trusted marketplaces. Our Serenity team plays a key role in helping us achieve our ‘most trusted’ goal as they are building the global fraud detection and moderation component that will cater to our marketplaces globally. Serenity has had a very successful launch; it’s deployed in 6 countries and is utilizing the latest machine learning techniques to provide a safer experience for over 12 million customers in the last 6 months alone. We have many interesting challenges on the horizon and need outstanding team players to join us as we scale. This position is located in Paris 10th, within Leboncoin’s office; part of the Adevinta family. Our team is distributed in Paris, Vienna and Barcelona. As an Engineering Manager, you will get to work on challenging topics where experience and skills matter. You will implement sensible, scalable systems and you will be asked to diagnose, resolve and prevent production issues. You will collaborate with the rest of the team and you build a strong shared technological and domain expertise. You will be part of a team with full control and ownership of its software Build, lead, and manage a backend and devops engineering team of 6-10 people; to deliver, support, and maintain our product from conception to production. Help enforce and continuously improve our software engineering practices, processes, and tools. Empower and mentor team members to improve their craft, deliver high-quality products, and develop themselves as leaders. Work cross-functionally to build a great engineering culture within Adevinta. Raise awareness of Marketplaces Components within the technology community; through meet-ups, conferences, and open source contributions. Lead by example and push the envelope with innovative thinking Qualifications Bachelors or Masters Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience). Enthusiasm for solving interesting problems; with real intellectual curiosity and generalism. Experience growing and leading teams. Ambitious and self-driven. Ability to dive in and understand deep technical problems as well as comprehend team dynamics. You’re fluent in multiple development languages (static and dynamic), and willing to work mainly with Python and Java, and also with other languages as necessary. Experience with AWS is a plus. Experience working collaboratively with geographically distributed teams would be preferable (we have teams in London and Barcelona). Good written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills. Technical and business level English is a must. Additional Information Adevinta is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status. If any of the above ticks your boxes, then why not Apply Now to find out more