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Job Description

We’re Adevinta, a global leader in digital marketplaces. Our household name brands, including Marktplaats in the Netherlands, Mobile.de in Germany and Leboncoin in France, reach hundreds of millions of people every month across 16 countries. 

We’re all about matchmaking, and our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a car, an apartment, a sofa or a new job. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. 

Global Tech Hubs in Barcelona, Amsterdam, Paris and Berlin support our brands. Their goal is to develop common global products and innovation platforms which our brands can use. This means using cutting edge technology to create scalable, customisable and secure products and components that free up development time and leverage our access to global data.



Houston is the name of our internal experimentation platform. Our ambition is to democratise AB testing in Adevinta by delivering an easy to use platform suited for Data Analysts, Data Scientists and Product Managers needs.

Reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager for Experimentation & Analytics Solutions, we are looking for a talented Engineering Manager to lead and coordinate the implementation of the platform taking into account the needs specified by our Product organisation.

What you’ll do

  • Attract, support, grow, and retain engineers.

  • Drive the technical and strategic vision of the team, and help translate day-to-day issues into coherent and robust systems.

  • Work closely with the team’s Product Manager and the larger product organisation to ensure the team is building the right products on time.

  • Cultivate a strong engineering culture, responsible for delivering business results with the right quality and in a timely fashion.

  • Be the liaison between the team and the rest of the organisation.

  • Be responsible for maintaining healthy team dynamics and keep the team output at high levels of velocity, quality and reliability.

Company Description

Who you are

  • +2 years experience in an engineering management role

  • +2 years experience with A/B testing and experimentation platforms, either through building and supporting the platform or running experiments.

  • You have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively with leaders in product, data science, and engineering.

  • You thrive in ambiguous environments and get excited about figuring out solutions to complex problems, and then executing on them.

  • You are passionate about coaching and leading other engineers.

  • You have experience building and deploying large-scale distributed systems in a cloud computing environment.

  • Experience with at least one of the following languages: Python, Java, Kotlin, Scala.

  • Experience with and/or exposure to a variety of datastores (relational, NoSQL, data warehouse solutions).

Additional Information

What you’ll get from us

  • Competitive compensation package

  • A unique position in an international and dynamic environment

  • Opportunity to shape the way we work. Your feedback and opinions are valued at all levels of the organisation

  • The chance to be a key player in a growing, highly skilled team

  • Great colleagues and a healthy working environment

  • Benefits including private health insurance, stock purchase plan and bonus

  • Flexibility to work when and how you want - flexible hours, choose your phone and computer

  • Career development, including individual training budget and language classes

  • Flexible benefits programme (transport, restaurants, child-care, etc)

  • 26 days of holidays


Additional Information

Adevinta is an equal opportunity employer and values 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 anything you’ve read above ticks your boxes, then why not apply now to find out more!



The health of our employees is very important to us. Due to Covid-19 all of our employees currently have the option to work from home full-time or, depending on the local situation and government regulations, they may go into the office following all safety protocols. This means that our interviews are currently taking place virtually. We are reviewing the situation on a regular basis and want to ensure that we follow all governmental guidelines and put the health of our people first.