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Ensure that the development process is productive and scales across multiple teams to deliver large releases that impact all engineering capabilities and all aspects of the experience that Zalando offers to our customers.
Use critical thinking, planning and analytical skills to find creative ways to deliver complex engineering projects on time and with quality.
Recruit, build up, lead, manage, inspire, and grow three mobile teams.
Coach your team members to become the best they can be.
Engage with product managers and other leaders across the company to deliver outstanding products as part of big releases to satisfy the needs of our customers.
Follow the latest developments in mobile app engineering and convert these learnings into a future-proof technology strategy for the team.
Strong technical leadership experience in hiring, developing, coaching, and mentoring Engineering Leads.
At least 10 years of native mobile coding experience and a thorough understanding of the mobile development cycle.
At least 5 years of experience leading a 25+ engineering team. with demonstrable results and positive impact on team motivation and employee satisfaction
Understanding of software delivery KPIs (release velocity, lead time, and etc.) and how to influence them to create a high performing technology organization that delivers on time and with quality.
Experience delivering engineering projects in complex environments comprising Program Management, Product Management, UX Design and Engineering teams.
Strong communication skills, with the ability to share technical ideas and direction across the organization and a proven ability to influence decision making at all levels and in a variety of contexts.
A deep understanding of large-scale applications on a PaaS/SaaS cloud (including Kubernete