Head of Technology (f/m/d)
mobile.de is the most visited vehicle market for the purchase and sale of vehicles in Germany. Users have more than 1.5 million vehicles to choose from - including 154,000 new cars. mobile.de offers the largest car, commercial vehicle and motorcycle range in Germany. Additional services such as tips and tips around buying a car, arranging financing or insurance and online advertising complete the offer of mobile.de.
As Head of Technology (f/m/d), you will have responsibility for the delivery of technology capabilities for both, our product development teams as well as our business. As such you are a key integrator between Product & Technology and other functions and business units.
Your mission will be to ensure delivery of high-quality, state-of-the-art software products in an ever changing environment with a growing number of internal and external partners. This you do by crafting the way we lead our key initiatives, how your teams provide core platform services and how we engage with partners to flexibly scale our teams.
What the role looks like:
You will be part of the Product & Technology Leadership team and report into the CPTO (Chief Product & Technology Officer), crafting the strategy, functional excellence and organization together with the team, focusing on technology delivery and functional excellence
You will head the teams for platform architecture, business essential services (e.g. sales & service systems, billing systems, integration) and technical project management
Further, you will be heading the vendor and partner relations strategy, including how we work with external parties as partners and outsourcers in an efficient and effective way, ensuring our quality standards are met
Part of your role will also be to liaise with the eBay Classifieds Group to align our technology direction with the group strategy and objectives, as well as partnering with our business unit to drive business technology alignment and anticipate future needs upfront
What we are looking for:
A leader and people person passionate about the mission to have a positive impact on technology, products and teams combining a financial and technology expertise with 10+ years of experience
Consistent track record of delivering complex, scalable products, services and projects to completion with a sustainable impact
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Able to frame problems, collect data, perform the analysis, arrive at valid conclusions and present the data and metrics to influence others
Inventive attitude with the ability to get things done. Capable of operating in a fast-paced, ambitious environment, across multiple teams and balancing multiple priorities
Natural consensus-builder and collaborative decision-making style across groups
A strong communicator and relationship builder whom will liaise with peers in both local and international markets
Strong presentation skills and able to make complex and technical topics easily understandable for the audience
Profound technology knowledge (e.g. IT-Architectures, Micro Services, Mobile Apps)
What we offer:
Challenging work with a diverse, highly skilled and humorous team in an agile environment
Managers and teammates who are invested in your growth as a technologist and as a person
An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies and lots of flexibility
Competitive salary and phenomenal benefits e.g. conference & education budget (language courses, soft skill training and mentoring), company pension scheme, employee stock plans, mobile phone for business and personal use, the latest MacBook Pro
Family friendly company
An excellent campus with fitness center, table soccer, bike rental, coffee-bar, canteen and shuttle-service from Berlin-Wannsee to Dreilinden!
We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel mobile.de is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/our-company/diversity-inclusion/.
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