Product Manager - Transport Management

Zalando SE

ABOUT THE TEAM

Department: Logistics Technology
Reports to: Product Owner, Delivery and Return Innovations
Team Size: <10
Recruiter Name, Email: Jenny Baericke

As a Product Manager you have the opportunity to shape the future of the Zalando Transportation Platform (ZTP) ensuring efficiency and scalability of warehouse operations and improved usability for central users in Zalando headquarters. Working closely with your engineering team and external partners, you will be responsible for defining the vision and roadmap for tooling within the transportation area as well as its execution.

 

WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED

  • Create a robust and seamless Zalando Transportation Platform (ZTP) for internal and externals partners, utilizing network efficiency through leveraging transport round trips with full truck loads
  • Scale our ZTP with our ever-growing fulfillment network, driving the strategic vision of the product while balancing existing and anticipated technological complexity
  • Continuously increase the degree of system automation for our ZTP on topics such as automatic invoice reconciliation for linehaul- and classical carriers
  • Embed regular transport processes within our internal warehouse management system, to ensure smooth operation processes

 

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Effective communication skills in English and German, ability to understand and translate business and user requirements across teams and senior leadership
  • Eagerness to brainstorm smart solutions with transportation business owners and coordinate their execution with the engineering team
  • Ability to bridge the natural divide between business and technology and experience in agile working environments with cross-functional teams
  • A hands-on approach to product discovery, user research, storytelling and backlog prioritization in order to get to the right user stories that really give our customers what they need (and not just what they want)

PERKS AT WORK

  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, leadership academy, 70+ internal technical and guilds, tech talks, blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive package (base and equity), 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
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms* (*available 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.

ABOUT ZALANDO

Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 23 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

A key to the success of Europe’s busiest fashion logistics network is continuously advancing our technology and processes. By pushing ourselves to think smarter and adapt faster, our teams are setting new levels of excellence for the industry while meeting the complex needs of our customers, helping people connect to fashion in ways that were never previously possible.

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

Job Info

Location

Berlin

Contract

Full-Time

Job Category

Technology & UX/UI Design

Experience Level

Professional Level

Contact

Recruiter

Jenny Baericke

E-Mail

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

Application Form

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