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Senior Director, Consumer, Marketplace and Marketing Technology

Hilversum, reference 2022-00542

Job description

We are looking for a Senior Director, Consumer, Marketplace and Marketing Technology to join our client’s EMEA Technology team

- You will build a high performing team that continuously deliver direct-to-consumer capabilities and experiences as we scale and transform the marketplace in EMEA.
- Lead the EMEA implementation of the company´s global Direct Digital Commerce, Stores, Marketplace Partners and Digital Marketing technology solutions. Build strong, diverse and innovative technology talent.
- Liaise with Product, Architecture and other enterprise technology teams in EMEA, World Headquarters and Global Capability Centers to define the company’s tech strategy and roadmap to support Marketing and Marketplace Units across EMEA; define metrics and assess market fitness for the platforms owned, monitor trends, and benchmark to better serve consumers.
- Bring passion of building flexible, scalable, and resilient software to the team and broader organization. Show deep curiosity and inquisitiveness about consumer needs and elevate consumer overall experience.
- Be the tech champion to drive detailed execution on time and under budget. Be data driven to iterate and evolve the tech roadmaps.
- Be a member of the EMEA technology leadership team to continuously raise the performance and overall culture of the broader technology teams within EMEA.
- Validated leadership and managerial experience that allow the leader to provide strategic direction and motivate and develop complex teams in diverse contexts. Ensure that the leader can improve relationships and represent the organization in multiple contexts.
- Industry professional of building modular technology applications as microservices and tenured background in perfect implementation at scale.


This Senior Director will be an engineering leader with experience in Direct-to-Consumer technologies, both online and Stores, and Digital Marketing. This person will have confirmed expertise in leading impactful teams focused on innovative and modern technologies in the consumer domain. This person will have demonstrable experience in building a culture of collaboration across technology and business teams both with geos/territories and across other globally distributed teams. They will have a strong understanding of modern technology stack that is smart, scalable, highly resilient, future flexible and cost optimal.
- Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, software engineering, or related field or relevant experience with 10 years of hands-on Software Engineering experience (4+ years of leading teams).
- An inspiring leader who is committed to serving teams across technology in a matrixed environment.
- Must have knowledge and/or experience with multiple technologies applied to consumer-facing and foundational technology at global scale.
- Highly organized and able to balance multiple timelines, priorities, and teams with ease. At the same time, able to quickly flex and pivot due to changing circumstances which present new opportunities for the company.
- An effective communicator who can seamlessly cross between discussing high level vision with executives to low level tactics with the dev team.
- A constant learner who is passionate about staying at the forefront of the engineering and software landscape through reading journals, books, or blogs.

Working conditions

We offer a competitive salary depending on experience. This concerns a permanent role at the company or if preferred a temporary role to get the project up and running until they find somebody permanently.

Salary from: €9953,-
Salary to: €15990,-

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Company description

This international company is a big player in retail.

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Recruiter contact

Lynn Braat, Undutchables Eindhoven
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Lynn Braat
Undutchables Eindhoven
T: +31(0)618527416


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