• Location
    • Paris
  • Date Posted
  • Jan. 11, 2022
  • Function
  • Product Management
  • Sector
  • Retail

About

Ankorstore is changing the way independent brands and retailers do business.

With decades of experience in retail and building marketplaces, the Ankorstore founding team knew it was time to build a global wholesale solution to swing the balance in favor of independents. In founding Ankorstore in 2019, they set the goal to create a virtuous ecosystem at the service of independent shops and brands.

Job description

About Us

At Ankorstore, we believe that local independent retailers have a great impact on the soul of our cities and villages, and we believe that they will flourish even more if they are provided with great tools and exceptional shopping conditions. With this in mind, we are building the largest marketplace that connects authentic European brands with thousands of independent retailers. We are extremely proud to be able to support these amazing entrepreneurs every day.

Ankorstore was founded in 2019 and has recently closed a €250 million Series C funding. We have over 450 employees and want to continue to scale strongly. We are convinced that proximity is key to bring the most of our value to our business partners and this is why we want to build a team of talent in Paris.

About the role:

Within the Growth team, work on brand and retailer acquisition to sustain our growth. This includes :

Lead one squad of our growth engineering team * Work with a PM and your EM on the roadmap of the squad* Bring in more retailers and brands on the platform* Build Python scripts in order to scale the business very fast* Ensure code quality

Requirements:

The experience we require:* Solid Python and SQL experience* Knowledge of scraping libraries (Selenium, Scrapy, Beautiful Soup, ...)* 3+ years working as a Python developer or a growth engineerThe 5 most important qualities to succeed in this role:* You are Fluent in English* You are a great web scraper and love to test new tools all the time* You are very analytical and problem-solving driven* You love to automate, but you also know when to do things that don’t scale* You want to work in a fast-paced environment with huge challenges to tackleOther skills that would add value:

  • Proficient in HTTP, XML, HTML, JavaScript* You’re curious and know that things move fast, so you need to stay on top of what’s new in the ecosystem* Great business sense* Have previously built web-scraping modelsBenefits & location:
  • Working with a very ambitious & mission driven team backed by powerful VCs (Index Ventures, GFC, Alven, Aglae) * Location can be anywhere* Work from Home can be an option for this role* Competitive package