Zalando fulfills more than a hundred million customer orders every year and the volumes are increasing. Optimizing the customer order fulfillment for speed and convenience is a complex task that requires accurate and timely information about Zalando logistics network.
To that end, Zalando systems are running a digital twin of the logistics network that models the layout and state of the network in real time, and provides the information needed for fulfillment planning and execution.
As an Engineering Manager for Fulfillment Network Capacities team you will provide technical direction, coaching and leadership to a team that develops mission-critical systems for modeling and tracking the logistics network capacities and their utilization.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
Ensure delivery of services that meet the set expectations in terms of quality, performance and operational excellence.
Drive team mastery in world-class development techniques to deliver a stable, scalable production system.
Ensure close collaboration and joint decision-making between different engineering teams and stakeholders, especially product management.
Coach and develop engineers on their route to the next level, while cultivating a culture of ownership, customer centricity, mastery and purpose.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
A track record of building successful teams and creating a culture of trust and responsibility
An agile and collaborative approach with strong focus on customer and people; a can-do attitude
Experience in software development and continuous delivery of services
Strong coaching skills
PERKS AT WORK
A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
Relocation assistance for internationals
We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills.
All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.