Lausanne, CH

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Hi, we’re Nexthink. We’re not just the leader in the digital employee experience category, we invented the category. Our solutions combine real-time analytics, automation and employee feedback across all endpoints to help IT teams delight people at work. Our cloud-native platform pinpoints issues and solutions, automates response, and helps companies continuously improve their employees’ experience, making them more productive, efficient, and happy at work. We have millions of endpoints deployed, we’ve surpassed $100M in ARR, and we’ve recently secured $180M in Series D financing for a company valuation of $1.1B, but we’re just getting started. 

Job Description

The Data Platform plays a critical role in Nexthink’s cloud-native multi-tenant product family. It ingests, aggregates, and processes events from millions of endpoints every second, and stores and serves these enriched data to all Nexthink services.

As an Engineering Manager, you will lead two Agile teams in the Data Platform that own the infrastructure and services that enable the endpoints to connect to the cloud backend, route the bi-directional communication, and process and enrich a significant portion of the incoming data. You’ll support and drive the culture and engineering processes that ensure the teams are healthy, productive and performant. You’ll enable efficient collaboration with the Architecture, Security, Quality and Operations teams. You’ll work closely with the Product Managers and Feature teams to build an effective product roadmap, set milestones, and deliver on them. And above all, you’ll use your management and technical skills to grow and develop Nexthink’s teams and take their technologies to the next level of quality, performance, scalability and reliability.


  • Build a high-performing engineering team including hiring, onboarding, coaching, performance improvement, and career progression of the engineers.
  • Attract and retain the best talent.
  • Drive and lead the engineering processes, architecture, and technical roadmap.
  • Manage the technical debt, security, quality and engineering decisions in an efficient and structured manner.
  • Evangelize, drive and continuously improve our agile methodologies for software development to continue building our product iteratively and in a lean way.
  • Work with Product Management to build an effective product roadmap and ensure the smooth and close collaboration with the engineers from discovery to delivery.
  • Ensure coordination and full alignment between different teams across multiple locations.
  • Contribute technically within the team in architectural decisions, code reviews, prototypes, and codebase.


  • B.S. or Master in Computer Science
  • Previous experience and a track record in a similar leadership role, building and leading engineering teams in an Agile environment
  • Experience dealing with internationally distributed teams will be highly valued
  • Ability to work in a multicultural and hypergrowth paced environment
  • Strong knowledge around the technology stack and processes for full-stack development, microservices, and cloud architecture and deployment
  • Prior experience as software engineer or architect with an excellent understanding of coding, software architectures and with the ability to discuss technical details and provide insightful inputs
  • Experience collaborating with the product managers and engineers to align product and engineering roadmaps
  • Experience in leading, managing, coaching, and mentoring software engineers towards delivering timely and high-quality software while growing them to the next level
  • Action oriented and result driven mindset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient English (spoken and written)

Additional Information

We are 800+ employees strong in 21 countries across 8 different time zones speaking 60+ languages. We are positive, we get things done, we keep growing, and we are one team, we are Nexthink. We believe actions are stronger than words when it comes to diversity, inclusion, and equity in the workplace. Nexthinkers are multinational and multilingual, and come from all walks of life. We are committed to hiring a genuinely representative workforce that can create solutions and foster innovation for the modern digital employee experience.

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