Senior Enterprise Systems Engineer (Retail)

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE

The Opportunity

Zalando Retail Operations Engineering builds and runs the systems for hundreds of buyers, analysts, and merchandisers. Together, they purchase fashion from our suppliers worth more than a billion euro each season. Zalando aims to bring the best fashion selection to its customers and Retail Operations drives the availability of high-quality retail merchandise, the speedy delivery from our supplier and efficient operation at scale. The engineering teams work closely with their users to ensure that our systems offer the best support and user experience. Our microservice-based architecture allows us to support complex business processes while staying flexible and developing in small, dedicated teams. Practices such as Inner Source and Domain-Driven Design ensure that we are staying aligned between teams without requiring the one grand upfront design.

Your Role

  • You create the technology that drives our business processes.
  • You develop a deep understanding of the business domain and its processes and share it with the team.
  • You drive the creation of system architectures that are flexible to support the evolving needs of business while ensuring high technical quality and operational stability.
  • You are keeping up to date with relevant technologies for modern enterprise systems and share your knowledge in the team and the larger Zalando tech community
  • You work in an agile environment and code with consistent quality that inspires your teammates

What You Can Offer

  • You are fluent in Java and/or Scala and relevant frameworks in those languages with at least 3-year industry experience.
  • You have developed enterprise systems (e.g. ERP, SCM, …) or Web Applications for complex business domains.
  • You have architecture experience and know how to design APIs and microservice based systems.
  • Your code is well tested and easily understood.
  • You follow a DevOps mindset. Experience with Cloud Computing platforms like Amazon AWS is a plus.
  • You like working in a team and you embrace agility.

You Benefit From

Community. Tech culture of trust and empowerment, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, +100 internal technical and fun guilds, tech talks, product demos, Coderdojos, parties, and events.

Perks. Competitive salary, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals, free drinks, and fruits, hardware of your choice.

Development. Tour of Mastery, extensive onboarding, personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at data science conferences and Meetups, and encouragement to publish work.

Work Environment. Self-organized, autonomous teams and flexible working hours.

Scale. Unparalleled levels of data and opportunities.

Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact the Recruiter Rebecca Kurzbuch.

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