Zalando

Engineering Manager - Zalando Fulfillment Solutions

Zalando

September 14, 2021


As an Engineering Manager in Zalando Fulfillment Solutions, you will help design and deliver one of the most resilient and reliable fulfillment and supply-chain tech solutions in E-commerce globally. You will be leading an engineering team responsible for tech solutions to handle 500+ brand partners interested in million+ partner fulfillment transactions on a daily basis.
You will be working on a varied set of products, ranging from creating public facing web-interfaces for merchants, building applications to handle high-volume transactional and sensitive data, to creating automation opportunities to reduce the cost of doing business. With all these initiatives, your team aspires to optimize the overall merchant experience of doing business on ZFS platform.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Develop and execute mid- & long-term technical vision and architectural direction along with Product and other Engineering leads to ensure solid product delivery
  • Facilitate collaboration, communication and decision-making between cross-functional stakeholders to influence product strategy and drive the product development roadmap leveraging current trends in software design, architecture and web services
  • Attract, hire, onboard, develop and retain diverse top talent to your team and transform the landscape of Zalando Fulfillment Solutions

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • A solid background in software engineering with a strong understanding of core priorities, KPI's and underlying system architecture
  • Experience leading and developing cross-functional engineering teams within an international, agile environment. You have effective communication skills in English, with an ability to understand and translate business and user requirements across teams
  • Experience in working with highly distributed, scalable and resilient microservices using REST APIs; knowledge of object-oriented and functional programming languages like Java or Typescript. Knowledge of SQL databases and frontend engineering are a plus.
  • You think creatively, are solution oriented, adaptable to change, and have a drive for continuous innovation