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Engineering Manager - Purchase

As an Engineering Manager, you will establish and lead a new Engineering team in Zalando. Your joint mission is to ensure our 45+ million customers enjoy the experience of buying the products they love the most. You will lead a team of backend engineers and collaborate closely with Product, Design and other engineering teams to design and deliver impactful product features and operate services at scale, and create a new Purchase experience at Zalando for our customers and their favourite products.

This role will give you a rare insight and strong understanding of Zalando's international fashion business, customer needs and large scale distributed e-commerce systems. You will be exposed to many technologies and languages as well as numerous company wide business initiatives that you will help coordinate drawing on extensive stakeholder management experience.


  • Build up, lead, inspire and grow a product-driven team of engineers while ensuring smooth delivery and continuous improvement
  • Manage stakeholders and dependencies, work closely with engineering and product counterparts on solution planning, design and implementation (internal and external)
  • Take architectural decisions, contribute to the prioritization topics, spearhead the documentation and learnings from incidents
  • Ensure system-reliability engineering and technical compliance


  • Leader with a proven track record for leading high-performing engineering teams
  • Passionate about solving customer problems and building gorgeous customer experiences
  • Great communication skills and experience driving innovation across multiple premises


  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms* (*available only in select locations)

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.


Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 20 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 42 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Within Zalando Digital Experience, you will work with many autonomous teams that live up to the standards of applied science, software craftsmanship, ownership and excellence. Along with our guiding set of principles we entrust you and your team to shape the future of Zalando.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail.

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