Reports to : Director of Sales & Supply
Team Size : 15
Recruiter Name : Renee Vonk
As a Head of Product Tech Zalando Lounge, you will drive product and engineering teams to deliver automation and smart tools for our category planning, fashion buying, merchandising and the go-to-market of our daily campaign portfolio
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
Build up, lead and evolve a team of product managers, product designers and software engineers. Being a product expert you guide product managers in both their functional expertise and their personal development.
As a Head of Product Tech you bring commercial acumen to your engineering leads and support their personal and team development.
Translate business requirements of your responsible area Sales & Supply into an innovative, intuitive and scalable product landscape for our unique business model.
Through your 4D product development skills your team discovers and develops great products that translate sales plans into sourcing budgets, support fashion buyers in their product selection and use big data to launch our daily campaigns in the most exciting way to our customer
Build close relationships with peer Tech leads of other operational and commercial areas, together you challenge the existing business routines and workflows to strive for a scalable, future-proof infrastructure from product to customer.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
You are used to work with and lead Engineers as well as product managers, enable them to grow and go beyond their expectations
Your business savvy let you focus on things that deliver value, you get things done and you let KPIs talk about your success
You take a hands-on approach to product discovery, user research, storytelling and backlog prioritization
You live your products, you really own them and never stop improving what has been set
You are a great communicator and ensure that all relevant stakeholders are aware of the product’s progress
Experience in building and developing an international team of Product Managers and Engineers for plus 8 years
PERKS AT WORK
A team of international, accomplished experts with over 80 nationalities represented at our Berlin offices as well as a large community of experienced product managers and engineering leads.
Culture of trust, empowerment, and feedback. Regular Product Show & Tell where we share our knowledge and foster the open exchange of information.
Competitive salary, an office in the heart of Berlin, great shopping discount on a wide range of products on zalando.de and zalando-lounge.
de, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals, municipality services, flexible working times, family service and parent & child rooms, diverse sports and health offerings.
Access to tech talks, option of attending / speaking at international conference, work with cutting-edge technologies, and grow within your professional development.
We offer mentoring and multiple tracks of career development.
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.