Email Development Engineer (f/m/d)

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Salary: Not specified
A few days at home

Decathlon Digital
Decathlon Digital

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DECATHLON is accelerating its digital transformation with the ambition of becoming THE digital platform for sportsmen and women that will enable users to access the entire world of sport at the click of a button (Equipment, Activities, Coaching, etc.).

The MARTECH team brings together tools and solutions for digital marketing and e-commerce in more than 50 countries. It includes 5 teams dedicated to targeting, content and campaign management, broadcasting, performance measurement and personalisation.

We are looking for our Email Development Engineer in our CRM team(Marketing and Communication Solutions) to integrate our new email design, which is applied in over 60 countries and used for mass mailing and transactional emails.

At the heart of the Group's Communications and IT teams, the Martech team's aim is to build and offer an attractive communications/marketing solution for relevant direct marketing, enabling our sports users to make a lasting commitment to the brand and its sports.

To meet these needs, the team designs, references, integrates and maintains solutions used worldwide by more than 50 countries in the following areas:

  • Local marketing communication (by in-store sales staff) (in-house solution)National marketing communication (Expert Comm.) (market solution: Salesforce + in-house solutions)Transactional communication with our sports usersKnowledge of our customers (machine learning, big data)

We are recruiting our Email Development Engineer, based in Amsterdam.


The Content feature is staffed by 11 people:

  • 1 Product Manager
  • 1 Tech lead
  • 4 Email integrator
  • 4 Software engineers (front and back)
  • 1 Tester.

Its objective is to provide Decathlon countries with the new harmonised email charter. To do this, we want to base our code on a framework (Maizzle) and create an email design system. This new identity and the user use cases (transactional emails) will be deployed/translated in 64 countries where Decathlon is present.

To speed up deployment, you will be involved in creating a CI-CD based on Typescript libraries created in-house.

In addition to the HTML integration of this new charter, we want to optimise its testing (QA, TNR, BDD) as well as its automated deployment within Salesforce Marketing Cloud, our current emailing solution.)


  • Experienced email HTML/CSS integrator (responsive design, dark mode, etc.)
  • Mastery of an emailing framework (Maizzle, MJML) and a CSS framework (Tailwind)
  • Knowledge of the specifics of HTML email construction (inlining, retrocompatibility, minification, build)
  • Salesforce Marketing Cloud expertise (AMPScript, SSJS, GTL)
  • Knowledge of CI-CD (Jenkins, Github, Gitlab, etc.)
  • Aptitude for new technologies and frameworks
  • Autonomy, ability to make suggestions, self-training
  • Good understanding of Agile methods
  • Service-oriented, communicative, dynamic

Would be a plus

  • Knowledge of e-commerce and marketplace platforms (Adobe, MailChimp, etc.)
  • Mastery of Everest and ProofPoint deliverability tools
  • Experience in direct marketing (emailing, SMS, social media)

Proficiency in Java, JavaScript and TypeScript programming languages and associated frameworks


    • Hybrid and flexible work environment.
    • Hardware provided in accordance with your missions and our social commitments (Mac, Windows).
    • Skills development and mentoring (diversity of projects, technical certifications from the first year, internal and external training, etc.).
    • Remuneration package (monthly/quarterly bonuses)

To precise by HR team


What if technology allowed us to push the boundaries and take sports experiences to new levels? That's exactly our goal at Decathlon Digital! We are a team of 5,000+ experts in software engineering, product management, data, cloud, and cybersecurity, distributed across Paris, Lille, and Amsterdam. Together, we are creating the largest digital sports platform, leveraging tech innovation from design to value chain optimization, connected experiences and product second life.

Changing the game for good. We are in this for the love of sports. And like everything we love, we want it to last. That’s why we are embarking on a journey to create a more sustainable tech model, reducing our direct environmental impact while maintaining a safe, diverse, and inclusive space for all our people to learn and thrive together. Team up with us to design the digital future of sports.

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