IT Core

PHP/Symfony Software Architect (H/F)

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75017)


ManoMano is a French startup created in 2013, developed in 6 countries (France, Belgium, Italy, Spain, UK and Germany). After five years of existence on the market, and a fundraising of 60 million euros in 2017, we have tripled our workforce and increased from 2 to 300 employees.

We are revolutionizing the Do It Yourself experience by offering our customers; ideas, advice, products and services in one click!
Today, we offer more than 2.8 million products on our website and we work with nearly 1500 merchants.

In 2016, we received the IMC Gold Award in the E-Commerce Website category, as well as the EBG Digital Innovation Award and the Google Scale-Up VIP Program (top 10 French Start-Up).
Our ambitions and our explosive growth are only the reflection of the enthusiasm and energy of the whole group to take part of the ManoMano’ Success Story!
Our mission is to grow bigger and revolutionize the world of digital DIY.

You will be joining a human adventure, where the qualities and expertise of each person are carrying a common project and values.
Sharing, goodwill and efficiency, are allowing optimal working conditions, which makes us one of the Top 5 companies offering the best balance between work and private life in France.

Job Description

Your missions will be both challenging and fascinating:

  • Member of the core back team
  • Animate the Symfony lead developer community
  • Provide long-term technical solutions
  • Provide expertise to ensure platform performance, ecosystem integration and flexibility
  • Audit performance, security and reliability of current libraries and frameworks
  • Analyse issues and optimization points of the technical architecture
  • Define the technical roadmap with the solution architects, the lead developers and the core team.
  • Define and hold the technical projects
  • Identify and handle the follow-up of POC
  • Define our technical standards, including software coding standards, libraries, frameworks, tools
  • Enable growth in terms of site traffic but also in terms of number of technical contributors
  • Enable platform evolutivity in order to answer business needs, know when to stick with an old technology that works and when to move onto a new technology
  • Coordinate the strategy with other technical teams (engineer managers, lead developer community, data science team, QA team, devops team...) in an European context

We do in ManoMano:
Software craftsmanship: clean code, testing, peer programming, code review…
Devops: CI/CD, observability…
React, PHP/Symfony, Java SpringBoot, Gradle, Quarkus, Python, Go, NodeJS, MariaDB, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Redis, RabbitMQ, Docker, Linux, AWS…
GSuite, Slack, Confluence,, JIRA...

Preferred Experience

  • Graduated from an engineering school or equivalent
  • 6+ year experience in web
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written)
  • Like to communicate, curiosity, initiative, pragmatism in a collaborative and challenging business & tech environment
  • Broad and deep technical knowledge
  • Good understanding of ops technologies
  • An understanding of the stakes of the company (DIY best in class platform & services, customer experience, data driven…)
  • Experience in technical design, implementing enterprise software solutions
  • Good knowledge of design patterns and anti-patterns
  • Libraries design and know when to simplify and refactor

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 02 March 2020
  • Location: Paris, France (75017)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Occasional remote authorized