Principal Architect (w/m/d) E-Commerce Otto Group | Technology Strategy

in Hamburg

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The Technology Strategy & Governance team is a new function responsible for the overarching tech strategy of the Otto Group, as well as decision-making processes regarding technology domains. We develop the strategic direction and main initiatives, define the tech stack, and drive key cross-functional projects and overarching tech initiatives across the group.

Was Dich erwartet:

  • You develop and reiterate the tech strategy for the domain e-commerce, together with Product, Portfolio Management, and stakeholders across the group
  • You own and drive the architectural target picture, develop our as-is and future functions inventory, and define the e-commerce tech stack
  • As the technical expert in the group around e-commerce topics you play a key role in our decision-making processes with our top management, for example in our Tech Board and IT Council, but also as a driver of our community of practice
  • For the key programs and initiatives, you develop technical solution designs together with the contributing tech teams and service providers
  • You challenge and peer review narratives and architectural concepts, as well as operational excellence of the contributing teams
  • You identify critical dependencies, potential gaps, and project risks, and work with the teams to facilitate thorough problem solving and decision making
  • You mentor Technical Program Managers and Tech Leads and support them and the teams in delivering towards our target picture and program goals
  • We develop the Tech Strategy function together as a team of highly professional experts and great colleagues

Was Du mitbringen solltest:

  • You have a track record of delivering complex technical solutions and systems in working with or leading cross-functional tech teams
  • You have multiple years of experience as a senior engineer, technical lead, or architect with a degree in computer science / engineering
  • You can quickly grasp, analyze and translate between business requirements, processes and technology
  • You have worked in a state-of-the-art B2C / e-commerce environment
  • You keep yourself up-to-date on technical developments and are active in the community
  • With your strong stakeholder management and communication skills, you can mediate between tech teams, service providers, and management
  • You have excellent verbal and writing skills in English and solid skills in German

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
  • 3 canteens, 2 bistros and a foodtruck on the campus - something for every taste
  • Meditate in our meditation room, strengthen the team spirit in our company sport or use our own fitness lounge
  • Meet your colleagues in the social spaces, use our libraries for undisturbed work or just work outside on the campus where is wi-fi everywhere - new work makes it possible
  • You will find much more benefits here

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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