Tech (IT + Web team) Manager

Station F is hiring!


STATION F is the biggest startup campus in the world, backed by Xavier Niel. Open since June in Paris, we house 1000+ startups. We pride ourselves on being a unique, international, all-inclusive startup space where startups come first. The 34,000 sq meter building also houses a makerspace, an auditorium and other event spaces, restaurants and bars, a pop-up store, on-site services, a post-office and partner offices and programs - including Facebook, Vente Privée, Daphni, HEC, Kima Ventures, Ventech, TechShop and more. The building is accessible 24/7. In addition, living amenities for 600 entrepreneurs are being built in Ivry sur Seine (opening 2018), 10 minutes away from Station F.

What you will do

The team is looking for a full-stack developer and IT expert to run all of our tech project at STATION F, from managing the web team building our Intranet to maintaining our servers, to implementing processes and methods to scale our infrastructure.

This position is mostly focused on IT but we also need someone who has some knowledge in web and who can manage the Dev team.

You will work closely with our Lead Developer and Web interns - from 42! - and all departments (logistics, communications, admin, events…)

This is a unique opportunity to be part of a small team, passionate about startups, handling a colossal project that is going to be a true game-changer.

Start: ASAP
Contract Type: CDI
Job category: Technical
Reports to: Director

*Required skills & responsibilities *

  • Manage the tech team and projects (making sure we have a roadmap for our intranet, website, servers, set up deadlines, implement testing phases)
  • Act as an interface between tech team and the rest of the team
  • Ensure data security
  • Manage all IT/technical topics
  • Organize a support team to solve IT / servers issues declared by the community on our support tool
  • Be the lead on permissions and access to the building (badges, database)
  • Supervise the team to maintain the product base, connected with several APIs
  • Supervise the team to maintain and create new features for the admin console for Station F and the future housing extension (and other projects): manage spaces, events, payments, user rights, communications
  • Suggest ideas to build crazy projects: chatbots and gamification features
  • IT:
    • configuration Cisco (switchs, routeurs)
    • pfsense, observium, arpwatch, freeradius, postfix, bind9, dhcpd
    • esxi 6.5, vcenter 6.5
    • nginx / apache2 / mysql / postgresql
  • Web - basic knowledge in:
    • NodeJS,
    • NOSQL (MongoDB),
    • Javascript, AngularJS or React
  • Git
  • RESTful APIs

What we are looking for

The ideal candidate profile

  • Minimum 1 year previous experience managing or leading a team mandatory
  • Truly full-stack: you are an expert in IT and you know web development.
  • Hacker mindset: can find solutions to daily problems, likes to build small things to make life easier
  • Can work on tight deadlines and knows how to prioritize
  • Likes to work in a small team with agile processes
  • Can multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously and autonomously
  • Team player with good communications skills
  • Fluent in French, good level of English a plus but not required
  • A doer, you get things done without someone reminding you what to do
  • Has an interest in startups
  • A problem-solver, good at finding solutions to complex problems

Recruitment Process

If you are interested in applying for this job, please upload a resume and a short cover letter.

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75013)