Senior Engineering Manager – Supplier Ops, Warehouse (m/f/x) // Wayfair at Wayfair

Posted on: 04/10/2021

Location: Berlin, Germany (ON-SITE)

full time

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Partner Home (PH) is Wayfair’s supplier facing platform that enables our 11,000+ supplier-partners to manage and grow their business through Wayfair. We have 50+ teams in Boston and Berlin building applications and user journeys that contribute towards this mission. The Supplier Operations Warehouse team, based in Berlin, works with suppliers to provide cost-efficient, perfect orders at scale to Wayfair’s consumers. The team provides a holistic view on supplier’s inventory availability across their network in real time, clear guidance on necessary actions, and even recommendations to enable suppliers to capitalize on customer demand to increase their revenues. As a Senior Engineering Manager you will be responsible for the technical and people leadership of all services that are allowing suppliers to manage and self-service their inventory. Your work will impact thousands of suppliers, and in turn, millions of customers. As a result, you will have a tremendous opportunity to impact the growth and development of the business. **What You'll Do** * Lead a multi-disciplinary engineering team. * Partner with product on defining roadmaps and ensure the team has a compelling vision, mission, OKRs, and KPIs to measure progress and success * Accountable for the systems your team is building including technical design, development, test, monitoring, and deployment. * Engage your team to construct the technical roadmap and lead planning, delivery and continuous improvement. * Balance calculated risks, trade-offs and consequences in prioritizing and optimizing for sustainable time-to-value and high-quality engineering. * Maintain and continuously improve agile delivery and engineering practices. * Foster inclusive and collaborative teams and culture. **What You'll Need** * Experience in building, documenting, and operating products or services of varied scale and complexity in Java. * Experience with architectures developed in cloud-based and event-driven environments * Experience with Monolith, SOA, and Microservice architectures that served as business and/or technical platforms. * Hands-on software development leadership including coding, design, reviews and testing. * Capability to collaborate across the wider organization, influence even without direct authority with an inclusive, adaptable, and persuasive communication style * Practical experience and ability to coach and advance the team’s practices with pairing/mobbing, TDD, CI/CD. * Experience of leading interdisciplinary teams in a fast-paced agile environment. * Practical experience in hiring and developing engineering teams and culture. * Ability to collaborate and communicate naturally to influence partners and peers at different levels. * Experience as mentor and coach with proven performance management skills. * Degree in Computer Science, technical discipline or equivalent work experience. **What We’d Love To Also See:** * Java and Spring Boot * Docker, Kubernetes, GCP or AWS * Kafka and big data environments **About Wayfair Inc.** Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.