Head of Technology (m/f/d)

Recruiter
Aeyde
Location
Berlin (DE)
Posted
05 Mar 2021
Closes
05 Apr 2021
Function
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

aeyde is a Berlin-based direct-to-consumer brand, that is redefining the concept of affordable luxury accessoires. Our contemporary products are manufactured by family-owned manufacturers in Italy, our products are designed to last and we are working together to drive a movement for sustainable consumption and overall innovation in the fashion industry. Working at aeyde you will become an integral part of an international fashion start-up with many opportunities for personal development and the chance to shape a fast-growing brand.
 

We are looking for a technically savvy, data driven Head of Technology to further build the infrastructure for aeyde’s future growth. In that role you are a critical business leader responsible for building the technology infrastructure for high-end, innovative customer experiences as well as efficient and transparent back-end systems. 

Tasks & responsibilities:

  • Take full ownership for the technology architecture and development at aeyde including eCommerce Platform, ERP and Data Infrastructure
  • Driving large and complex technological initiatives and implementations across the whole organization
  • Build, own and manage a detailed development roadmap across all technology areas and platforms
  • Responsible for selection and implementation of new technology and best-practice approaches
  • Actively manage and improve our technology-backed processes and infrastructure
  • Own the budget and capacity management for all technology projects and activities including buy-vs-build considerations and outsourcing
  • Strong focus on working cross-functionally with Marketing, Operations, Sales and Finance
  • Leading and building up the technology team and responsible for managing all external technology partners / platforms.
  • Act as a sparring partner for the senior leadership team on all technology topics
     

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience as a product owner or similar role within a start-up/fast-paced environment
  • Deep experience with eCommerce technology as well as ERP systems in larger scale applications
  • Experience in leading a team and with agile product management
  • Superior analytical skills and a proactive attitude
  • Strong affinity with and understanding of latest technology and a modern technology stack
  • Very well-organized and good at keeping timelines
  • Ability to motivate, empower and think start-up driven
  • Flexible and hands-on mentality
  • Excellent English communication skills (verbal and written)

Working at aeyde means:

  • Working in a modern office in the center of Berlin
  • Working with an international team of digital-, business- and fashion experts 
  • Flexible working hours
  • Endless product-♥: personal voucher for you and your friends and further specials for employees
  • You will get +1 day holidays for each year that you stay with us
  • Coffee, fruits, filtered water for free
  • We support gym memberships, public transportation