Delivery Hero SE

Delivery Hero SE

Berlin, DE

Software Engineering Manager – Selection Domain, Core Order (w/m/d)

Want to be a Hero? – Join one of the leading global online food ordering and delivery platforms!

We are looking for a Software Engineering Manager (w/m/d) to lead one of our platform or feature teams creating the Foodora (Northern Europe), Foodpanda (APAC), Netpincer (Hungary), Dáme jídlo (Czech Republic), and MJAM (Austra) products. More than 50 Million food orders happen via our platform every month – and that’s still just the start! In a year from now, we want to help 200 Million people to order their food or other goods.

Our Selection Domain is on a mission to enable a personalized selection experience for making better decisions, faster. Our objectives focus on making order selection a great social experience and have smooth order selection planning, we optimize our efforts on different core flows in the app, through the menu, group orders, and pre-order focus.

Do you have a track record of leading excellent Engineering Teams with an agile mindset? Is your leadership style focused on helping your team and each individual within your team to grow and achieve outstanding results? Do you have a strong Backend background? And are you passionate about building outstanding consumer products? This is the right challenge for you.

Your mission

  • Defining the strategic direction of your team and contributing to the technical strategy for the entire Foodpanda, Foodora, Netpincer, and Dáme jídlo consumer products

  • Guiding and coaching an exceptional team of engineers, mentoring them in technical and non-technical aspects, and leading them to build stable, scalable, and reliable features and services

  • You will help them to shape their individual careers and grow the team to become more self-organized, more agile, and more autonomous

  • Establishing and growing best Engineering Practices with your team (e.g. TDD, CI/CD, Agile Methodologies, etc.) in order to improve the engagement of your team, the speed of delivery, and the quality of the features and services you own

  • In close collaboration with the team’s product manager, you will both lead projects, manage stakeholder expectations and dependencies, do continuous prioritization, alignment, and cost management

  • You’ll be expected to play an active role in evolving our overall architecture, especially for systems and products owned by your team

  • You will also be expected to contribute to scaling different processes of the organization, such as engineering hiring and onboarding

Your heroic skills:

  • You know how to set an inspiring vision that drives the team towards the bigger picture, and you serve the team, enabling them to get there

  • You know how to coach and/or mentor your team, you have the strategic vision to understand growth needs and how to scale a team, and you have a track record of hiring and developing the best talent for your team

  • You have a good understanding of the product and business KPIs, and how to translate strategy into action using the OKR framework. You are good at managing project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables

  • You utilize various frameworks, practices, and approaches for solving complex problems on a technical and organizational level

  • As a manager of software engineers, you have hands-on programming experience (using Golang, Java, JavaScript, PHP, Swift, or Kotlin) as well as a solid knowledge of designing and creating cloud-based, distributed, and scalable system architectures

  • You have outstanding communication and presentation skills

  • You have experience in managing cross-functional teams

Why Delivery Hero?

  • Exchange ideas and meet fellow developers in our active guilds and through our global tech & product community

  • We offer visa & relocation support globally to our permanent employees

  • Enjoy our free online yoga classes and a subsidized Urban Sports Club or Gympass membership

  • Take care of your mental and emotional well-being with our free Headspace subscription and unlimited access to our Employee Assistance Program

  • Participate in our health campaigns such as seasonal flu vaccines

  • Benefit from BVG subsidy or join our Bike rental program

  • Join the global market leader and a publicly listed company with a competitive remuneration package

  • Develop your skills with your personal educational budget for conferences and external trainings

  • Access our e-learning platform MyAcademy, participate in our various inhouse trainings

  • Save responsibly with our attractive corporate pension options

  • Join company parties, team, cultural and sports events – due to the current situation on a virtual basis

Have we caught your attention?? If you are looking for an environment where our company DNA is defined by our values and People Leadership Principles, please send us your CV.

We’re looking forward to your application!

About us:
Learn more about our diverse stack and what our teams are working on by visiting our Tech & Product blog and our Tech Talk Youtube channel.

Delivery Hero is building the next generation global on-demand delivery platform. We have grown rapidly from inception in 2011 to become one of the leading global online food ordering and delivery platforms and are now innovating and creating new services such as groceries, pharmacies, and other convenience articles in multiple markets.

Our awesome international team already operates in 40+ countries worldwide and we are looking for the most talented people to join us on our mission to ‘always deliver an amazing experience.

At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and representation is key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring — therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or any other aspect that makes you, you.


About Delivery Hero SE

About us: Learn more about our diverse stack and what our teams are working on by visiting our Tech & Product blog and our Tech Talk Youtube channel.   Delivery Hero is building the next generation global on-demand delivery platform. We have grown rapidly from inception in 2011 to become one of the leading global online food ordering and delivery platforms and are now innovating and creating new services such as groceries, pharmacies, and other convenience articles in multiple markets. Our awesome international team already operates in 40+ countries worldwide and we are looking for the most talented people to join us on our mission to ‘always deliver an amazing experience. At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and representation is key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring -- therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or any other aspect that makes you, you.