Head of Shop IT *

We are looking for enthusiastic team players who enjoy taking on responsibility and who take bold and thoughtful decisions. People who jump in at the deep end with passion.
With over 2,000 employees and 7 million customers, the myToys Group is one of the most successful e-commerce companies in Germany and is part of the Otto Group.
Head of Shop IT *

As the Head of Shop IT * at the MYTOYS GROUP, you are an agile driver for the continuous procession and evolution of our software development department. You are responsible for the leadership of about 40 employees the frontend and backend teams in Berlin and our Techlab in Madrid. In addition, you are the first contact for the product owners. You are a self-confident and cooperative leader and guarantor that the Shop IT is noticed as a dependable partner to all stakeholders. With your experience as an agile manager you contribute to the effective and efficient interaction of product-teams and development department. Your aim is a successful product-driven development of the platform. Together with the developer you push the technical target architecture of our proprietary shop platform to perfection. Your job is to find and realize optimization potentials. You push the migration of our shop services in to the cloud and support the change process.

Job requirements:

  • Very good experience in leadership of  heterogeneous development teams in agile  environments with Scrum and Kanban methodologies
  • Very good knowledge in development of technical e-commerce solutions and service architectures
  • Ideally you have a retail or e-commerce background
  • Experience in direct and indirect leadership
  • Degree in Computer Science, Business Informatics, Mathematics or similar
  • Very good English skills, German is a plus.
  • High intrinsic motivation

We offer:

  • An attractive, modern workplace in the heart of Berlin
  • A motivated team that welcomes innovation
  • Exciting challenges with large impact on our millions of customers and a great deal of personal responsibility
  • The daily opportunity to use and develop your own strengths
  • Individual development opportunities, room for new ideas and flat hierarchies
  • Flexible working hours for independent working and optimum compatibility of family and career

Curious? Then get to know us. Take a look at our career site and apply direct online. We look forward to hearing from you!
Contact person: Jan Werth

* We expressly state that we kindly welcome all prospective candidates, regardless of sex, nationality, ethnicity, religion, belief, disability, age or sexual identity.

Willkommen in der MYTOYS GROUP

HR Contact

Jan Werth