Senior Technical Program Manager (f/m/d)

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
13 Dec 2021
Closes
23 Jun 2022
Ref
3719881
As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will guide and validate the technical approach to our most technically complex projects that span the different business units within Zalando and communicate and influence the organization from delivery leads to senior management.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Lead cross-department projects by defining technical scope and milestones, managing risks and dependencies, planning ahead, setting the course with sound engineering/architecture, leadership expertise, and standards.
  • Effectively align stakeholders, engineering and cross-functional teams, technical leaders, and senior management with a strong focus on facilitating collaboration, communication, moderation, contingency planning and decision-making.
  • Adjust your approach for each individual project. This may require you to play many roles, from in-house consultant to business analyst to hands-on architect.
  • Overcome obstacles, identify and remove bottlenecks and push your projects to success with a collaborative and solution oriented mindset. You thrive on the ability to solve technical and business challenges.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • Years of professional hands-on experience as senior, lead engineer, or architect in complex development projects.
  • Experience in working with senior stakeholders to collect business requirements and turn them into technical designs.
  • Expertise in programming languages like Java and Scala (for backend components) and also the ability to help your teams develop front-end components using today's most popular frameworks.
  • Able to work with SQL and NoSQL databases as well as REST APIs and event-driven architectures in a highly distributed, scalable and resilient microservice landscape.
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, PME family service and parent & child rooms

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.
ABOUT ZALANDO
Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 23 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 45 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs