Principal Architect | eCommerce Tech Stack | Otto Group Holding (w/m/d)

in Hamburg Zentrale

Alle Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter in jeder der 123 Einzelgesellschaften der Otto Group tragen täglich mit innovativen Ideen dazu bei, uns unserem gemeinsamen Ziel näher zu bringen: in allen Bereichen Best in Class zu werden.

The Tech Strategy & Governance team drives the overarching technology strategy of the otto group, as well as decision-making processes regarding technology domains. We develop the strategic direction and main initiatives, define standards/tech stacks, and drive key cross-functional projects and overarching tech programs across the group. One of our key initiatives is the development of a future-proof eCommerce tech stack for Otto Group companies.

Was Dich erwartet:

  • You are responsible for the overall architecture of the eCommerce platform for Otto Group companies
  • You lead the technical orchestration of our new eCommerce Tech Stack in close collaboration with our central team of technical architects and our service providers
  • You play a central, significant role in the conception, planning, optimization of our eCommerce platform
  • You plan the design and implementation of scalable systems with high availability and reliability with our service providers
  • You ensure the seamless integration of applications into the overall architecture of the eCommerce Platform
  • Within the project team, you are responsible for the analysis, planning and documentation of our technological architecture
  • You collaborate with business owners of our eCommerce platform to refine business as well as technical requirements
  • You will work in a cross functional team together with multiple service providers in order to manage and design the final eCommerce platform

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Was Du mitbringen solltest:


  • You have multiple years of experience as a senior engineer, technical lead, solution or enterprise architect with a degree in computer science / engineering
  • You have a track record of orchestrating complex technical solutions and systems and in working with cross-functional teams
  • You feel comfortable discussing technology at eye level with development partners and management alike
  • You have experience with backend development in general and especially understanding microservice architectures and API design
  • You are experienced in designing software for the cloud on major cloud providers like AWS or Google Cloud
  • You keep yourself up-to-date on technical developments and you have hands-on experience with technology (possibly in the past)
  • You have excellent verbal and writing skills in English, and solid skills in German
  • You have an agile mindset, high quality awareness, team player qualities and strong communication and project management skills


  • Experience with e-Commerce tech stacks
  • Experience in orchestrating IT service provider

Was wir dir bieten:

  • With us you will find an appreciative work environment and an open corporate culture
  • Flexible working hours, 37.5 hours per week, flextime and home office options - your working day designed by yourself
  • Expert know-how and creative leeway. We support your personal and professional development
  • Be part of our culture and explore more benefits

Deine aussagekräftige Bewerbung mit Bezug auf die Nummer
03264920 richte bitte an:

Otto (GmbH & Co KG)
Pietro Ferro
22179 Hamburg
Tel.: 040/ 6461-1500

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Otto Group Holding

Pietro Ferro
Otto (GmbH & Co KG)
22179 Hamburg
Tel.: 040/ 6461-1500