Senior Product Manager - Fulfillment Core

17 Dec 2020
26 Nov 2021
Hundreds of millions of articles enter the Zalando logistics network every year. Inbound Distribution Centers (IDC) play an important role in receiving the new goods and making them optimally distributed to the logistics network for customer orders.

As a Product Manager for Inbound Distribution you will have an opportunity to innovate and develop new logistics capabilities while supporting the ramp up of new IDCs in the process of redefining how the Zalando inbound logistics work.

You will own the long-term product vision and road map for Inbound Distribution, determine and build business metrics to help prioritize and drive the execution towards the vision. You will work closely with our software engineers along the 4D-product cycle.

  • You will build and own the product strategy and product portfolio of inbound distribution, ensuring that we achieve business goals and meet customer expectations
  • You pursue a deep understanding of our internal customers' needs to provide them with tools for monitoring and steering how the network of Inbound Distribution Centers operate.
  • You own the product backlog and work collaboratively with multiple technical, commercial and operational teams to enable key strategic business outcomes for Zalando
  • As the network of Inbound Distribution Centers is growing, you will support the selection of logistics partners and ramp-up of new facilities.

  • You have owned and executed the medium-term development roadmap for products and have delivered products customers.
  • You are familiar with agile development methodologies and you can independently work identifying the right problems and developing the right solutions by working closely together with stakeholders, product managers and engineers
  • You are data-driven and know how to measure the success of your product and continuously iterate to make your product better
  • You can bridge the gap between business and technology. In addition to outstanding verbal communication, you are used to writing concise product documents.
  • You have experience in building and managing back end systems, specifically on systems integration.
  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Extensive onboarding, 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.


Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to around 32 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Teams at our Helsinki Tech Hub work on many of the cornerstones of our Fashion Store, including personalization and social fashion influencing components. Through full stack engineering and research, we turn visionary ideas into new emerging businesses with real potential. By tackling the most challenging problems for the fashion industry, we drive the personal digital experience and underlying knowledge models to create the most inspirational fashion experience for our customers