Branded Is Hiring!

Tech Lead

About

At BRANDED, we are building a global digital consumer product platform that transforms marketplace sellers into international brands loved by millions. We hire talented individuals who are enthusiastic in partnering with the most successful founders of third-party brands on Amazon and other marketplaces to help them unlock growth and achieve global scale.

Since inception in late 2020, we have quickly scaled our platform to a growing portfolio of best-selling brands with more than 700,000 reviews on Amazon's marketplace, collectively generating $150m in gross revenue. Through our global presence in New York, Paris, Miami, London, Berlin and Asia, we have the ability to create a preeminent global multi-brand e-commerce platform in a growing e-commerce marketplace.

BRANDED's leadership team is composed of e-commerce pioneers and senior executives from Goldman Sachs, SoftBank, Lazada, Alibaba and Amazon, and combines decades of investment, technology, operation and supply chain experience. Leading investors have joined our journey including Target Global, Declaration Partners, Tiger Global, Kreos Capital, Lurra Capital, Regah Ventures, Kima Ventures and Vine Ventures.

We are looking for top talent to join us!

Job Description

The Tech team is pioneering a data-driven intelligent platform to optimize and grow E-commerce businesses. Our mission is to design advanced automation, decision-support tools and autonomous algorithms. We believe that human-machine collaboration is the key to capture new trends before they happen, deploy effective quantitative marketing strategies and best tailor our products to our customer’s needs. To achieve this vision, our Tech team relies on cutting-edge approaches to data and software engineering enabling us to quickly iterate new ideas and confidently turn them into data-driven products.

About the role

As a Tech Lead you will be responsible for the design and delivery of systems to enable our business’ growth. You will be interacting with business leaders & product managers to define requirements and then design technical solutions to improve (or automate) existing company processes. You will manage a small team of developers to deliver the systems in your business domain.
The applications you will design and build will directly impact the growth of the company. Ideally you are experienced in fast growing companies and designing software with a vision of scalability and long term stability.

What you will do

  • Be responsible for the end to end delivery and maintenance of custom technology solutions
  • Manage a small squad/team of developers to deliver valuable technology as needed by business stakeholders and product managers
  • Report and communicate project progress to stakeholders
  • Be the tech point of contact for the support of solutions already shipped (leading to the definition of new features that will decrease the amount of time spent on support)
  • Make key technology and design decisions
  • Be responsible for the stability of your launched systems

Preferred Experience

Who you are

  • Demonstrate strong analytical, organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • At least 5 years of professional experience building web applications
  • Proven experience programming and testing backend applications in multiple languages (Javascript, Python, Go, ...)
  • Previous experience with cloud native development and deployment. (Docker, K8S, GCP, AWS, ...)
  • Previous exposure to data engineering problems
  • Experience with the CI/CD of web applications
  • Able to work in a team environment and be autonomous on development tasks
  • A quick learner, and have the ability to make decisions and support such decisions with data

We are seeking for people who:

  • Are owners. Our people think long term and don’t sacrifice long-term value for short-term results. They act on behalf of the entire company, beyond just their own team. They never say “that’s not my job”.
  • Are continually raising the bar. Our people drive their teams to deliver high quality products, services and processes. They ensure that defects do not get sent down the line and that problems are fixed so they stay fixed.
  • Are sincerely open-minded, and are willing to examine their strongest convictions with humility.
  • Nurture and embrace differing perspectives to make better decisions.

Our company is global from the get go, collaborating effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and cultures is key.

Recruitment Process

*We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, age, or national origin will be considered. No qualified applicants will be discriminated against on the basis of disability or protected veteran status. *

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 July 2021
  • Location: Paris, France (75001)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Possible partial remote

Sounds like something made for you?