Principal Portfolio Manager E-Commerce (w/m/divers) Otto Group | Technology Strategy

in Hamburg
Each employee in our 123 companies of the Otto Group contributes daily with innovative ideas to bring us closer to our common goal: to become "Best in class" in all areas.

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.

Your tasks are:

  • You develop and reiterate the product portfolio and prioritization approach for the domain e-commerce, together with Engineering/Architecture, and stakeholders across the group
  • Your holistic overview of the product and project roadmaps of the key companies and service providers allow you to apply your business know-how to assess opportunities and define a product vision for the group
  • You bring the business and tech stakeholders together to identify areas of improvement, define the target business and process requirements for our tech stack and create transparency around resource investments
  • You facilitate decision-making with our top management, for example in our Tech Board
  • You work closely together with our program management teams, mentor Product and Program Managers and support them in delivering towards our goals
  • We develop the Tech Strategy function together as a team of highly professional experts and great colleagues

Our requirements are:

  • You have a track record of developing a product portfolio, and/or developing prioritization and program management processes in complex organizations
  • You have multiple years of experience as a head of product, senior portfolio, or senior program manager, with a degree in information science, economics, e-business, analytics, or similar
  • You have worked in a state-of-the-art e-commerce environment and keep yourself up-to-date on industry developments
  • With your strong stakeholder management and communication skills, you can mediate between business stakeholders, service providers, tech teams, and management
  • You have excellent verbal and writing skills in English, and solid skills in German

We offer:

  • 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

Please send your meaningful application with reference no.
03021439 to:

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



Otto Group

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